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Kenya Lionesses overcame a slow start to beat Madagascar 35-5 and face Uganda on Tuesday. (Photo Courtesy Rugby Afrique)

Kenya Lionesses overcome Madagascar

10/08/19 - Kenya Lionesses overcame a slow start to beat a spirited Madagascar 35-5 in a 2021 Africa Zone Women’s Rugby...  read more »

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Sevens Rugby returns to Los Angeles after 16 years. (Photo Courtesy World Rugby)

Sevens Rugby returns to LA

10/08/19 - Sixteen years after the USA first hosted a leg of the re-named World Rugby Sevens World Series, the fourth leg...  read more »

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Andrew Amonde, a former Kenya Sevens captain scored one of the tries against Zambia in Kitwe. (SNA File Photo)

Kenya expect tougher match against Zimbabwe in Victoria Cup

28/07/19 - Thomas Odundo who coached Kenya against Zambia in the absence of head coach Paul Odera during the opening Victoria...  read more »

Sam Boyd Stadium will be demolished in 2020 but could host the Series next march before the event is moved to a new venue. (World Rugby)

Las Vegas excluded from World Sevens Series

14/03/19 - Las Vegas, a popular venue for one of the legs of the World Rugby Sevens World Series is unlikely to host the event...  read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »