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Kenya lost their second match to Russia and play against Hong Kong on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy KRU)

Russia beat Kenya to stay on course of retaining trophy

14/11/17 - Strong and powerful running coupled with good tactical kicking by Russia saw them beat Kenya 31-10 to edge closer...  read more »

Timothy Makiya of Impala charges towards Mean Machine's Grevis Onyino in the Impala Floodlit smi-final match. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Impala and KCB set up for a repeat Floodlit final

12/11/17 - Impala and KCB will meet in the final of the pre-season Impala Floodlit tournament after winning their semifinal...  read more »

Joshua Chisanga was Kenya's standout player against Chile. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Chile dominate and beat Kenya

10/11/17 - A dominant play by Chile in the first half was enough to see them beat Kenya 23-3 in the opening match of the Regal...  read more »

Mike Okombe (middle) who played 17 Test matches was described as a quiet but influential player in any jersey. He was recovering from a knee injury before joining Kabras Sugar. (Photo Courtesy)

Okombe was quiet and influential

05/11/17 - Kenya Rugby is mourning the loss of Simbas back row Michael Shitindo Okombe who passed away on Saturday 4 November...  read more »

Levy Labeeb has been incorporated by Jerome Paarwaters as a backs coach. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Paarwater adds Currie Cup winning coach, Labeeb to Simba's bench

03/11/17 - Jerome Paarwater, the Kenya 15's coach has incorporated backs coach Levy Labeeb into the technical bench ahead...  read more »

Janet Okello was the third recipient of the monthly award after Simon Cherono and Hellen Obiri. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Commonwealth success, World Rugby core status top Lionesses 2018 ambitions

02/11/17 - Kevin Wambua, the Kenya Lionesses head coach targets a World Rugby Women's Sevens Series core status next year...  read more »

Visa hitch knocks Kenya Morans out of Assupol Sevens

28/10/17 - For the second time, a visa hitch has been cited as a reason the unavailability of a Kenya Sevens team.Kenya Morans,...  read more »

Charles Cardovillis steered Kabras Sugar to their first KRU National Sevens overall trophy. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Maiden trophy for Cardovillis and Kabras Sugar

23/10/17 - Charles Cardovillis who began his stint with Kabras by clinching the Kenya Rugby Union National Sevens Circuit...  read more »

Homeboyz revived their homes of retaining the overall title after Kabras lost to KCB in the cup semi-final. They must beat KCB in the final and Kabras fail to win the playoff. (SNA. File Photo)

KCB and Homeboyz face off in Dala 7's final

22/10/17 - Kenya Commercial Bank and Homeboyz will face off in the final of Dala Sevens to crown the Kenya Rugby Union National...  read more »

Kabras Sugar won their opening three matches at Dala Sevens. They face Western Bulls in the main cup quarter finals at the Mamboleo Showground on Sunday. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Western Bulls look for green pasture at Kabras' Sugar Farms

21/10/17 - A Western Derby is on the menu when Kabras Sugar face Western Bulls in the main cup quarter finals of Dala Sevens,...  read more »

Kabras are the top seeds in Dala Sevens which will go on despite the absence of six teams who cited security concerns. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Dala Sevens on despite withdrawal by six teams

20/10/17 - Six teams which withdrew from Dala Sevens, the sixth and last tournament of the Kenya Rugby National Sevens Circuit...  read more »

Kabras Sugar and Impala are the top two teams for Dala Sevens who have a tight balancing act to win the overall title with Homeboyz also having a chance.(Photo by Shutterspeed)

Dala Sevens to be held in Kisumu after Governor's assurance

18/10/17 - Dala Sevens, the sixth tournament of the Kenya Rugby Union National Sevens Circuit will be held at the Mamboleo...  read more »

Utility player, Oscar Ayodi will captain Kenya Sevens team for the opening two legs of the World Rugby Sevens World Series istead of injured regular captain Andrew Amonde. (Photo by David Kiania)

Ayodi to captain sevens for Dubai and Cape Town

17/10/17 - Oscar Ayodi will captain the national seven-a-side team in the absence of Andrew Amonde who sustained a hernia...  read more »

Kabras Sugar have opened a five-point lead at the top of the table and must reach the final of Dala Sevens to win the overall title. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Dala Sevens could be switched to Nakuru

16/10/17 - Dala Sevens, the last tournament of the Kenya Rugby Union National Sevens Circuit tournament could be switched...  read more »

Impala and Kabras Sugar qualified for the quarter finals of Christie Sevens. (Photo Courtesy)

Daystar University Falcons swoop on Oilers, Quins edge out Kabras

14/10/17 - Daystar University Falcons lived up to their promise of making a statement at Christie Sevens by claiming a major...  read more »

Homeboyz have had a steady Series and could lift the overall trophy although Nakuru RFC eye Christie Sevens.  (SNA. File Photo)

Nakuru can see their name on Christie Sevens trophy

13/10/17 - Nakuru RFC can already see their names written/engraved on the Christie Sevens trophy.Mitch Ocholla, the Nakuru...  read more »

Onyango: This is just the beginning

13/10/17 - Qualification for next year's Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco, California is just the beginning of the...  read more »

Kenya has been drawn in Pool A which has top seeds and defending Series champions South Africa. (Photo Courtesy)

Kenya renew rivalry with South Africa and Uganda in Dubai

12/10/17 - South Africa and Kenya, the top two African countries in the seven-a-side competition have been grouped together...  read more »

Osir believes the Series has delivered in two particular areas namely team tactics and 'individual player expression'. (SNA. File Photo)

Osir: The series is for Homeboyz to lose

12/10/17 - "In my opinion, the Series is there for Homeboyz to lose. On average, they have been more consistent than...  read more »

Kasito sends Uganda Cranes to RWC 7's

07/10/17 - Adrian Kasito streaked to the try line to steer Uganda Cranes to the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco,...  read more »