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Simbas 2020 training squad announced

The Simbas are in Pool B and their first assignment is on 30th May against Morocco before heading to Cote D’Ivoire for their second match on 27th June

With the 2020 Rugby Africa Cup dates already released by Rugby Afrique, the governing body of the sport in the continent, the Simbas technical team has set 1st March as the first training session of the squad. The team will be training every Sunday, Monday and Wednesday mornings. The midweek sessions…

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Unshakable Mwamba make it two out of two as Women's action continues

The Mwamba Women emerged victorious after winning all their matches to first top of the top tier log as the festival embraced a new format

Stanbic Mwamba made it two wins from two tournaments as the KRU Women’s 10-a- Festival's second round took place at the KCB Sports Club in Ruaraka on Sunday 23 February 2020. They had earlier won the first leg at the Kenyatta University grounds by beating Northern Suburbs 19-0 in the…

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Crunch time as Kenya Cup & Championship playoff races heat up

It is crunch time for Menengai Oilers, Stanbic Mwamba and Top Fry Nakuru in their quest to secure the two remaining Kenya Cup slots

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Ouma, Oliech return as Shujaa change five for North American tour

Jacob Ojee, Daniel Sikuta and Oscar Dennis all make a return to Shujaa after missing out on the legs in Oceania due to injury and squad rotation

Oscar Ouma and Samuel Oliech are the most significant inclusions as the Kenya Men’s National Sevens squad was named for the fifth and sixth rounds of the 2019/2020 HSBC Sevens World Series in Los Angeles, USA and Vancouver, Canada. Ouma and Oliech last featured for Shujaa during the 2017/18 campaign…

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Two Tier Split For Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) Women's Festival

The festivals will be played in a round-robin format in both tiers after which teams will be ranked based on their results to confirm the semifinal pairings

The ongoing KRU women’s festival will now be played in two tiers. This division is based on the different levels of competition displayed by the teams, the age difference between players and the conditioning of the teams. The league previously featured nine teams; Stanbic Mwamba, Homeboyz, Top Fry Nakuru, Northern Suburbs, Yamanashi Impala, Blad…

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Nationwide Regional Playoffs begin this Weekend

MKU Nairobi will take on Hurricanes while Shamas Rugby Foundation are up against Co-operative University

The quest to qualify for next season’s second tier KRU (https://www.KRU.co.ke/) Championship begins in earnest with the commencement of the playoffs across the regional conferences that make up the third tier Nationwide league. Nairobi MKU Nairobi will take on Hurricanes while Shamas Rugby Foundation are up against Co-operative University. Administration…

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It’s Derby Day in Mombasa as Championship action hots up

The two sides come into this fixture having experienced differing outcomes during the course of the second tier KRU Championship thus far

Saturday is derby day for coastal sides Mombasa and South Coast Pirates who face off at the Mombasa Sports Club. The two sides come into this fixture having experienced differing outcomes during the course of the second tier KRU (https://www.KRU.co.ke/) Championship thus far, Mombasa finally lifting themselves out of the…

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Mad dash to secure Kenya Cup playoff slots

Up next for Kulabu are fixtures against Kisumu (away), Resolution Impala Saracens (home) and Nondescripts (away)

There are three matches left in the Kenya Cup’s regular season and while four teams, namely Kabras Sugar, KCB, Homeboyz and Resolution Impala Saracens are all but assured of a place in the playoffs, there remains a frantic battle to fill the final two playoff slots. Leaders Kabras Sugar have…

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Lionesses to compete in inaugural Women’s Sevens Challenger series

The Lionesses are alongside Argentina, Belgium, China, Colombia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Papua New Guinea, Poland, Scotland and hosts South Africa

The Kenya women’s national sevens team, Lionesses, are among the twelve teams lined up to compete at the inaugural HSBC Sevens Challenger Series event for women, which will take place at the Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch, South Africa on 28-29 March, 2020. The Lionesses are alongside Argentina, Belgium, China,…

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Rock solid Mwamba victorious at Kenyatta University (K.U)

Mwamba had earlier finished top of Pool C after stopping hosts Blad Babes 55-0 and Homeboyz 10-0

Stanbic Mwamba won the opening round of the KRU Women's festival at the Kenyatta University, defeating Northern Suburbs 19-0 in a hotly contested final on Sunday 9 February 2020. Mwamba had earlier finished top of Pool C after stopping hosts Blad Babes 55-0 and Homeboyz 10-0.  Suburbs registered a 43-0…