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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 »

Michael Wanjala uses his physique and speed well to torment even the biggest and toughest of opponents who dare come his way. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kabras make another attempt at Enterprise Cup

26/05/17 - On Saturday afternoon, Kabras Sugar will be making another attempt to break the long losing streak against Kenya...  read more »

Joshus Chisanga, who has been playing for Newcastle Falcons in the United Kingdom, is back in the country and trained with the team on Wednesday. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

No place for chisanga

25/05/17 - There is no place yet for Joshua Chisanga in the Kenya Simbas squad that was unveiled on Thursday ahead of Saturday’s...  read more »

There are 11 positions to be filled up during the regional qualifications for the next RWC 7's at AT&T Park in San Francisco, USA next July. (Photo Courtesy)

Line up for 2018 RWC 7's in San Francisco shaping up

24/05/17 - The line up for the next RWV 7's in San Francisco, USA is shaping up after four more teams qualified at the conclusion...  read more »

Kenya and Fiji automatically qualified for the RWC Sevens in San Francisco, USA next July in a congested schedule which also has the Commonwealth Games in Gold, Coast Australia. (Photo Courtesy)

Busy 2017/18 WRSWS season ahead, Hamilton replaces Wellington

23/05/17 - One new venue and two key tournaments punctuate a bust season for the World Rigby Sevens World Series which resumes...  read more »

London has not been a good hunting ground for Kenya who finished 12th at the completion of the 2016/17 WRSWS season. (Photo Courtesy)

Kenya Sevens finish two places above relegation

22/05/17 - Kenya Sevens finished their 2016/17 World Rugby Sevens World Series with a 45-5 drubbing by Olympic champions Fiji.Overall,...  read more »

Marlin Mukolwe fires KCB backline in the Enterprise Cup semi-final match against Homeboyz. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kabras and KCB to meet in Enterprise Cup Final

21/05/17 - Replacement kicker Bernard Kiprotich missed a 79th minute penalty kick that would have won the game for Homeboyz...  read more »

Rosko Speckman broke from inside his half to score the winning try for South Africa against Kenya despite a spirited chase by Nelson Oyoo. (Photo Courtesy)

Back to familiar grounds for Kenya 7's

20/05/17 - Kenya had a chance to reach the cup quarter finals but a yellow card to Andrew Amonde and a missed conversion by...  read more »