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Head Coach Paul Odera has narrowed down his team to participate in the 2019 Barthes Cup to 36 players with three weeks to go

They will have the final camp on the 30th of March to 1st April after which they will name the final 25 who will participate in the Barthes Cup

Head Coach Paul Odera has narrowed down his team to participate in the 2019 Barthes Cup to 36 players with three weeks to go. The team has been training every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday since January as they prepare for their biggest tournament of the year. They will have the…

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Bamba Sports Holds Kenya Rugby Union (KRU)'s Inaugural Chairmanship Debate

The Debate held at the Strathmore University was very well attended by vast stakeholders

On the 7th of March 2019, the Kenya Rugby Union (www.KRU.co.ke) held the first ever Sports Chairmanship debate in the Country courtesy of the Union’s Broadcast Partner, Bamba Sports. The Debate held at the Strathmore University was very well attended by vast stakeholders. Former and current Club Chairmen, affiliates like the…

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Stanbic Bank National Sevens Circuit Dates Released

The season’s circuit currently comprises 6 tournaments in 6 cities and towns across Kenya

The 2019 Stanbic Bank National Sevens Circuit will kick off on the 21 st of July 2019 with the Kakamega Sevens at the Bull Ring. In 2017, Menengai Cream Homeboyz won the bid to host the additional leg of the sevens circuit for two years, which they did in Eldoret…

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Kenya Rugby Union Women’s Festival: The Impala Ladies remain top of the table with 58 points to their name

The Festival has so far produced three different winners in three legs

Despite their third place finish in the third leg of the KRU Women’s Festival, the Impala Ladies remain top of the table with 58 points to their name. The Festival has so far produced three different winners in three legs: Nakuru ladies won the first leg at the Kenyatta University…

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Kenya Cup week twelve round up

The league has five weeks left before we head into the playoffs on the 27th of April

Saturday 2nd March marks the beginning of the Kenya Cup and Championship return leg matches. That means that all the matches played on the 17th of November will again be played this weekend. The league has five weeks left before we head into the playoffs on the 27th of April. The Double Header…

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Rugby - Kenya: Tickets For The 2019 U20 Barthes Cup Being Held In Kenya Go On Sale

The tournament will have four teams: Namibia, Tunisia, Kenya and Senegal battling it out for a chance to represent Africa in the Junior World Rugby Trophy Championship later in the year

The Kenya Rugby Union will host the 2019 Division 1A U20 Barthes Cup in Nairobi on the 1st to the 7th of April.  The tournament will have four teams: Namibia, Tunisia, Kenya and Senegal battling it out for a chance to represent Africa in the Junior World Rugby Trophy Championship…

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Four changes to the Shujaa Squad traveling to Las Vegas and Vancouver7s

The team is currently sitting in the 13th position with a total of twelve points

Shujaa is back on International duty at the Las Vegas 7s on the 1st to 3rd of March and Vancouver 7s on the 9th and 10th. The team is currently sitting in the 13th position with a total of twelve points: Collecting a single point in Dubai and Sydney, three points in Cape Town…

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Blakblad stun Kenya Harlequins beating them 16 - 15

In the last ten minutes of the match, the hosts would split the posts twice through Ajeliti Lionel and Brian Wahinya’s penalty kicks

Kenyatta University’s Blakblad RC stunned their opponents and third placed Kenya Harlequins as they beat them 16-15 at the KU Grounds on 16th February. Quins were first on the scoreboard as Lyle Asiligwa drilled in a penalty giving the visitors a 3-0 lead. 15 minutes later, Brian Wahinya dotted down KU’s…

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"We're going in it to win it" says Charles Cardovillis ahead of the Quins vs Kabras encounter

The 2018/2019 Kenya Cup leaders Kabras RFC, head down to the Capital City this weekend ahead of their clash against the Kenya Harlequins

Both teams head into this match having won their matches on the 26th of January when Kabras beat Stanbic Mwamba 46-15 in Kakamega while Quins proved to their neighbours that they are indeed the superior team when it comes to the Ngong Road Derby. Quins beat The Resolution Impala Saracens 37-24…

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Homeboyz Book Quins in the #EnterpriseCup Pre-Quarters as KCB and Kabras set up a #MwambaCup Quarterfinals Date

In the Mwamba Cup Pre-quarters round, the 2018 finalists KCB registered the highest score of the day hammering the Technical University of Kenya 104-0 at the Lions Den, Ruaraka In Kakamega, the Administration Police were recipients of a 3-82 loss in the hands of Kabras

The 2019 #EnterpriseCup Preliminary round had three out of eight matches actually kick off in their various venues. At the RFUEA Grounds, hosts Kenya Harlequin scored 80 points against the opponents Ngong Warriors while only conceding three. At the Madaraka Grounds, Strathmore Leos secured their spot in the Pre-quarters as…