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Rugby fans remember Fidel Odinga

  Fidel Odinga, the son of Kenyan opposition leader and peoples rights fighter Raila Odinga passed away on January 4 2015. Fidel Odinga kept a low profile relative to his father and grandfather who was Kenya’s first Vice President and … Continue reading

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Mwangi Muthee leaves very big shoes to fill

Replacing Mwangi Muthee will not be easy. It can be legitimately said that the Mwangi Muthee era has been the best era in Kenya rugby. It is the era when Kenya rugby came very close to fulfilling its potential. Prior … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2014 Vodacom cup

Team Kenya for the Vodacom cup were called Tusker Simba. They were placed in the Southern section and based in Cape Town. The team was sponsored to the tune of Ksh 75 million by East Africa Breweries. In the end, … Continue reading

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KRFU is by far the best run sports organization in Kenya

In a country that is plagued by poor sports administration, Mwangi Muthee, and the Kenya Rugby Football Union stands out as the all federation chairman worth lauding. Rugby in Kenya is thriving when compared to other sports, it is expanding … Continue reading

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Daniel Adongo’s unlikely NFL journey begins

  On Sunday December 8, Kenya’s rugby phenom, Daniel Adongo played in his first game ever in America’s National Football League. It was yet another step in an unlikely journey that has taken Adongo from Kenya Harlequins Junior team in … Continue reading

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Daniel Adongo to become first Kenyan in the NFL

In an unprecedented move, Kenyan player Daniel Adongo has been signed by the Indiana Colts of the National Football League, the top professional league in American football. The 23 year old Adongo is an impressive physical specimen. At 6-5 (1.97m) … Continue reading

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Humphrey Kayange : Kenya sevens rugby legend

Humphrey Kayange is Kenya’s most complete and most accomplished sevens rugby player and to date the most successful captain of the Kenya sevens rugby team. When Legendary New Zealand coach Gordon Tietjens was asked to name his ideal sevens team, … Continue reading

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Daniel Adongo: powerful and pacy rugby player

Daniel Adongo is a rugby union¬†forward. He is versatile, equally capable of playing at Lock, flanker or number 8 and even has the pace to play on the wing. He has played in the in the Currie Cup, South Africa’s … Continue reading

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