Zimbabwe jet into the country on Wednesday afternoon ahead of Saturday’s Rugby Africa Gold Cup fixture against hosts Kenya at the RFUEA Ground. The Sables began their campaign with a 23-23 draw at home to Morocco on Saturday 16 June while the Simbas defeated the same opponent, posting a 28-24 win in Casablanca this past Saturday.
This is Zimbabwe’s first visit to Nairobi in seven years, their last encounter ending in a 26-21 win over the Simbas at the Nyayo Stadium on 23 July 2011.
Meanwhile, advance ticket sales close at midnight on Friday 29 June. Regular tickets are Ksh 500 with VIP tickets going at Ksh 1500, available on tickets.daitec.co.ke