World Rugby launches ‘A Global Sport for All’ Strategic Plan 2021-25 to guide long-term growth

World Rugby launches ‘A Global Sport for All’ Strategic Plan 2021-25 to guide long-term growth

World Rugby has launched ‘A Global Sport for All – True to its Values’, a new strategic plan for the advancement and growth of the sport through to 2025. While recognising the challenges facing society and sport as a result of the…

Regional Development Update

Regional Development Update

The Kenya Rugby Union recently assessed development programs within its various districts. Development Co-ordinator Ronnald Okoth used this visit of the regions to follow up on development programs, liaise with the local administration in terms of further promoting the growth of the…

Rugby sevens match officials unveiled for Tokyo Olympics with 100 days to go

Rugby sevens match officials unveiled for Tokyo Olympics with 100 days to go

The squad of 22 match officials that will take charge of the women’s and men’s rugby sevens competitions at the delayed Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 has today been announced by World Rugby to mark the 100 days to go milestone until the action kicks off in Tokyo Stadium on 26 July, 2021.

Fifth and Sixth place finish for the Shujaa and Lionesses at the Emirates Invitational 7s

Fifth and Sixth place finish for the Shujaa and Lionesses at the Emirates Invitational 7s

Shujaa and Lionesses wrapped up their Emirates Invitational 7s campaign in fifth and sixth places respectively on Friday 8th April 2021.After two days of intense rugby at the Sevens stadium that was preceded by four training days at the same venue. Shujaa…

Impala stay top of Women’s Festival heading into round three

Impala stay top of Women’s Festival heading into round three

The Sarries shared points with winners Mwamba at their home tournament and lead the standings with the maximum 44 points.  Mwamba are second with 39 points while Top Fry Nakuru who missed the Impala round are third on 19 points, two ahead of Northern Suburbs (17 points). Ruckit (14 points) and Kisumu Dolphins (12 points) round off the standings.

Kenya Cup Match Day 4 Round Up: 14 man Kabras crush Quins, MMUST stun Mwamba, KCB beat Blad

Kenya Cup Match Day 4 Round Up: 14 man Kabras crush Quins, MMUST stun Mwamba, KCB beat Blad

The second half was all Kabras, Dukisa converting Brian Tanga’s try for a 26-5 score before Ayange landed his brace, the scores readin 31-5. Aaron Adhanja then went over, Dukisa sure with the twos as Kabras led 38-5 before Walter Okoth scored for the 43-5 full time score.

KRU Statement on postponed Kenya Cup Matches

KRU Statement on postponed Kenya Cup Matches

The Kenya Cup fixtures between Nondescripts and Strathmore Leos, and Menengai Oilers versus Resolution Impala Saracens due to be played this afternoon, have been postponed.   The decision to postpone the fixtures has been taken as a precaution following confirmation of  12 positive…

Minjire earns Forbes recognition

Minjire earns Forbes recognition

Minjire, now in Germany on a sports scholarship and playing his rugby at SC 1880 Frankfurt, was recognised by the US publication alongside Melanie Keita with whom he cofounded Melanin Kapital; an initiative which enables African startups to collaborate with European companies.