Defending champions Samurai have named a strong squad for their title defense at this year’s Safari Sevens from 18th to 20th October in Nairobi.
The squad is laden with several players who have World Sevens Series or academy experience with their countries.
These include the team captain Tom Connor ( Australia), vice captain W.J. Strydom ( South Africa), Dylan Pietsch Charlie Tupu, Hayden Seargeant (Australia),Josh Bassingthwaite ( South Africa), Jamie Adamson and Ronnie du Randt ( England).
Nico Pouplot and Pierre Peres have played for France Students while Dewalde Naude has featured for South Africa Students.
Jamie Anderson( England), Josh Bassingthwaite (South Africa), Tom Connor ( Australia), Ronnie du Randt ( England), Richard Mill ( Scotland), Ruan Mostert (South Africa), Dewald Naude (South Africa), Pierre Peres ( France), Dylan Pietsch ( Australia), Nico Pouplot (France), Hayden Sargeant ( Australia), WJ Strydom ( South Africa), Charlie Tupu ( Australia)
Terry Sands (Director of Rugby), Nick Wakely (Head Coach), Ian Campbell-McGeachy (Coach), Chris Roberts (Coach), Fahad Adil (Manager), George Odhiambo ( Physio), Kai Adams (Physio),Stuart Cameron (Media), Lyle Asiligwa (Liaison)