Nairobi Metro 7s set for Saturday

Nairobi Metro 7s set for Saturday

The inaugural Nairobi Metro 7s tournament takes place at the RFUEA Ground on Saturday 16 April 2021. The one day tournament will be played on a straight elimination basis and has attracted 12 teams. Confirmed Teams Stingerz, Blak Blad, Zetech Oaks, Ngong…

Inaugural East Africa Tuskers captain Jimmy Todd leaves the pitch

Inaugural East Africa Tuskers captain Jimmy Todd leaves the pitch

Todd became the first captain by ‘default’ of the inaugural Tuskers on the tour of the Copper belt in August
1954.Todd ‘a snappy little Irishman’ replaced Allan Irving Maclean, who was originally appointed skipper but pulled
out of the tour as a result of his forthcoming wedding to Mary. McLean and Todd had both represented Kenya in the
match against Tanganyika.

Kayange selected to World Rugby Awards panel

Kayange selected to World Rugby Awards panel

Kenyan rugby sevens great Humphrey Kayange is among the panelists for the World Rugby awards which return in 2021 to celebrate on-field achievements of the calendar year and recognize the teams and individuals who have inspired players and fans around the world….

KRU statement on Safari 7s

KRU statement on Safari 7s

The curtain came down on the 24th edition of the Safari 7s tournament, the premier continental rugby event, hosted in Kenya at the Nyayo National Stadium on the 30th and 31st of October 2021. Despite the health challenges that led to the global shutdown of…

Live broadcast for Safari 7s

Live broadcast for Safari 7s

Fans will be able to follow the 2021 Safari Sevens live as Kenya Rugby Union’s official broadcast partner, Mediamax, prepares to air the tournament live from the Nyayo National Stadium on 30th and 31st October 2021. The action will be aired live…

Shujaa training squad announced ahead of 2021 HSBC Sevens World Series

“Our team selection is based on the last squad performance up to Tokyo where we have retained 15 players and called up 9 trialists based on Kenya Cup performance. We will continue calling up more players for trials until we settle on the additional 9 players. The total squad numbers for this season is 24players as its a long season. We also have one foreign based player – Willy Ambaka who will join us based on his availability,” said Simiyu.

Lionesses finish 10th in Tokyo

Lionesses finish 10th in Tokyo

Playing out of Pool A, the Lionesses finished fourth at the close of the preliminary matches, losing 29-7 to New Zealand, 35-12 to the Russian Olympic Committee and 31-0 to Great Britain. They would then defeat hosts Japan 21-17 in the ninth place semi final on Friday morning.