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Kenya has been drawn in a tough pool B with Samoa, Fiji and Canada in the Vancouver Sevens, the sixth tournament of the World Series. (Courtesy World Rugby)

Kenya's dream of a winning the first match moves to Vancouver

04/03/19 - Kenya’s dreams of winning their first match in the World Rugby Sevens World Series moves to Vancouver, Canada....  read more »

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Kenya needed to beat Japan to ease off the relegation worries. (Courtesy World Rugby)

Murunga: Kenya shall not be relegated.

03/03/19 - Paul Murunga, the Kenya Sevens coach is confident that the team will not be relegated. Talking to Sports News Arena...  read more »

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Kenya bounced back to edge out Argentina in their Pool C but dropped to the Challenge Trophy where they beat Japan to set a date with Spain. (Courtesy World Rugby)

Spring back in Kenya camp

03/03/19 - The spring was back in the Kenya camp after a hard-fought 28-15 win over Japan in the quarter final of the Challenge...  read more »

Chile, an invitational team at the USA Sevens drew 5-5 with South Africa in one of the highlights of the opening day of the three-day tournament. (Courtesy World Rugby)

Kenya face Japan in Challenge Trophy

03/03/19 - Kenya saved their best for the last when they rallied from 0-12 down to beat Argentina 24-19 in their last Pool...  read more »

Vincent Onyala was one of the form players on the opening day of the USA Sevens at the Sam Boyd Stadium, Las Vegas. (Photo Courtesy World Rugby)

Silence after loss to France

02/03/19 - True character in sports is the ability to ride against the storm and come out shining. In defeat, teams find inspiration...  read more »

Kenya won only one match at the RWC 7's in San Francisco. (Photo by David Kiania)

KRU targets younger players with focused minds

13/08/18 - “We have disbanded the squad and will do a fresh start to the season perhaps with a younger crop of players...  read more »

Michael Okorach, the Uganda captain said the team was on the right path if the tempo was maintained. (Photo by Eric Odanga)

Dream come true for Uganda

23/07/18 - Despite finishing 19th at the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens at the AT&T Park in San Francisco, Uganda will be...  read more »

Kenya won only one match at the 2018 RWC Sevens. (Photo by David Kiania)

Kenya 7's fail to deliver in San Francisco

23/07/18 - The record card of Kenya at the just concluded Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco read one win, four losses.For...  read more »

Heads are expected to roll after a dismal performance by Kenya Sevens team in San Francisco. (Photo by David Kiania)

Omwela: Expect changes in the Kenya Sevens team

23/07/18 - "The time has come to reclaim the Kenya Sevens team." Richard Omwela, the Kenya Rugby Union chairman...  read more »

The match between Uganda and Zimbabwe was a derby between two teams who have met severally in top competitions. (Photo by David Kiania)

Uganda keen to finish on a high

22/07/18 - At the close of the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens tournament at the AT&T Park in San Francisco, Uganda are keen...  read more »

Kenya's poor preparations before the RWC 7's resulted into another loss to Ireland on the second day of the tournament at the AT&T Park. (Photo by David Kiania)

Poor preparations haunt Kenya at RWC 7's

22/07/18 - The loss of nearly four weeks of training before Kenya flew out for the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens at the AT&T...  read more »

Jeff Oluoch scored two tries against Scotland but his dejection could not be hidden after Scotland won 31-26. (Photo by David Kiania)

Simiyu: It takes only one match for things to crumble

21/07/18 - There was a pin-drop silence in the Kenyan camp after the team surrendered a seemingly convincing 26-0 lead to...  read more »

Uganda were unable to match the physicality and consistency of Samoa. (Photo by David Kiania)

Uganda and Zimbabwe knocked out of RWC 7's qualifying stage

21/07/18 - While Kenya qualified to the next round of the Rugby World Cup Sevens pre-qualifiers, two other African teams,...  read more »

Nelson Oyoo scored twice to steer Kenya to the next round of the RWC 7's tournament. (Photo by David Kiania)

Kenya survive a Tonga scare to advance in RWC 7's pre-round 16

21/07/18 - Oscar Ayodi, the Kenya Sevens captain admitted that playing against Tonga was not going to be easy but is glad...  read more »