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Biko Adema has been named in the Kenya team which faces Hong Kong On Sunday at the Rugby Football Union of East Africa ground. (SNA. File Photo)

Nyambua to captain Kenya against Hong Kong

16/08/17 -  Six players will make their full international debuts as the Simba squad to face Hong Kong in Sunday’s...  read more »

Kimani returns as S&C Coach for Kenya 7's

16/08/17 - Several players have welcomed the re-appointment of Geoffrey Kimani as the Kenya 7's Strength and Conditioning...  read more »

Uganda beat Zimbabwe to finish third. (Photo Courtesy)

Kenya focuses on World Cup qualifier with two tests against Hong Kong

07/08/17 - The pecking order at the completion of the newly introduced Rugby Africa Gold Cup is a pointer to next year’s...  read more »

Curtis Olago, the KCB coach who was slapped with a 30-week ban by a KRU jury may get a reprieve after a fresh hearing recommended a letter or reprimand instead. (SNA. File Photo)

Charge on Olago not proven, Panel recommends a letter of reprimand

04/08/17 - An independent judicial panel established that the charges against Curtis Olago, the Kenya Commercial Bank coach...  read more »

Top teams invited for the inaugural Silicon Valley Sevens at Avaya Stadium. (Photo Courtesy)

Silicon Valley 7's attracts top teams

04/08/17 - Kenya is not among the 12 teams invited for the inaugural Silicon Valley 7's tournament to be staged at Avaya Stadium,...  read more »

Wilson K'Opondo, the Kenya 15's captain acknowledged Kenya were punished for their mistakes in the match against Namibia. (SNA. File Photo)

Namibia beat Kenya to win Rugby Africa Gold Cup

29/07/17 - Kenya needs to execute better and play for the entire 80 minutes to be able to overcome a strong team like Namibia.These...  read more »

Kenya and Namibia face off in a Rugby Africa Gold Cup top-of-the table clash. (SNA. File Photo)

Paarwater keen to upset the form book against Namibia

29/07/17 - Jerome Paarwater, the Kenya 15's head coach admitted a poor record against their opponents Namibia.He is keen to...  read more »

Kenya Simbas roared in Bulawayo and confidently march to Namibia for a Gold Cup match decider on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy)

Kenya could clinch Rugby Africa Gold Cup with an upset win over Namibia

23/07/17 - The winner of this year’s Rugby Africa Gold Cup could be known on July 28, 2017 when two unbeaten sides,...  read more »

Joshua Chasanga scored one of the tries for Kenya against Senegal. (Photo Courtesy KRU)

Mukidza strikes thrice against Senegal

15/07/17 - Kenya remained unbeaten in the Rugby Africa Gold Cup following a 45-25 win over Senegal at the Rugby Football Union...  read more »

Curtis Lilako takes on Tunisia last weekend. Jerome Paarwater, the Kenya head coach has admitted there are some flaws in the defense as they prepare for Senegal. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Paarwater worried about Kenya's defense

13/07/17 - Jerome Paarwater, the Kenya Simbas head coach says they will be going for a positive result against Senegal to...  read more »

Leo Sejje who was named as man-of-the-match looks for support after being tackled by Tunisia's Achref Ben Hamouda in a Rugby Africa Gold Cup match which Kenya won 100-10. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Bousaada: The score line was embarrassing, we fielded a second team

09/07/17 - Anguish was all evident on the faces of Tunisian players as they walked out of the pitch following their humiliating...  read more »

Wilson K'Opondo returns from injury to captain Kenya against Tunisia in a Rugby Africa Gold Cup match at the RFUEA ground on Saturday. (SNA. File Photo)

Namibia set for pole position in Gold Cup

07/07/17 - Namibia is poised to overtake Uganda at the top of Rugby Africa Gold Cup table when they host Senegal on Saturday...  read more »

Wilson K'Opondo returns from injury as Kenya 15's make more changes in team to face Tunisia on Saturday. (SNA. File Photo)

More changes in Kenya team before Tunisia match

06/07/17 - There will be two debutants when Kenya Simbas line up against Tunisia in their second Rugby Africa Gold Cup match...  read more »

Kabras Sugar are leaving nothing to chance despite the review of the KRU National Sevens Series fixtures. They have been in Eldoret for a 7's tournament. (SNA. File Photo)

Poor planning forces KRU to revise dates for 7's circuit

02/07/17 - Poor planning from the Kenya Rugby Union fixtures committee has compelled them to revise the start of the KRU National...  read more »

Rugby Africa's Gold Cup enters the second match day with Uganda away in Senegal and Namibia in Tunisia. Kenya takes a break this weekend. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Four Kenyan officials for Gold Cup

01/07/17 - Four Kenyan referees will be on duty during the seven-week Rugby Africa Gold Cup which kicked off on Saturday in...  read more »

Kabras build up for National 7's Series

01/07/17 - Kenya Cup side Kabras Sugar overran University of Eldoret (UOE) Trojans 50-0 in the Eldoret7s tournament that kicked...  read more »

Kenya has a narrow 23-18 lead from the first leg of the Elgon Cup. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Wangila: Overconfidence killed us in Uganda

22/06/17 - Joshua Chisanga will start at backrow as Kenya Simbas confront Uganda Rugby Cranes in the second leg of the Elgon...  read more »

KCB RFC have appealed against a 30-week ban of their head coach Curtis Olago. (SNA. File Photo)

Olago ban KCB asks, why now?

20/06/17 - Kenya Commercial Bank RFC has petitioned a 30-week ban which the Kenya Rugby Union slapped on their head coach...  read more »

KCB's Curtis Lilako receives the  Enterprise Cup after narrowly beating Kabras Sugar in the final. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Unstoppable KCB win third consecutive Enterprise Cup

28/05/17 - Kabras Sugar played an improved game but lost 23-27 to Kenya Commercial Bank in the Enterprise Cup final. KCB successfully...  read more »

German captain Micheal Poppmeier leads teammates in celebrating winning the Tatu City Test match. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

German Flyhalf Chris Hilsenbeck pierces Kenya Simba's heart

28/05/17 - Flyhalf Chris Hilsenbeck rated Kenya Simbas highly even as his 8oth minute drop goal gave visiting Germany a 30-29...  read more »