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Rugby: Kenya, Shujaa and Lionesses Dubai7s Fixtures

The Kenya Lionesses depart on Sunday 25th November for the Dubai7s while their counterparts Shujaa will follow suit on Monday 26th November

The Dubai Women’s tournament will take place on Thursday 29th and conclude on Friday 30th November. They will kick off the tournament at 12:50pm against the Black Ferns (www.AllBlacks.com/Teams/Ferns). Their second match against Ireland is slated for 3:24pm before closing their day one at 6:21pm with Russia. Shujaa (ShujaaPride.com) will…

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Rugby: Kenya Shujaa and Lionesses Squad to Dubai7s Named

The two stars who shone during the 2018 Stanbic Bank National Sevens Circuit, Daniel Taabu and Johnstone Olindi have made the squad that will represent Kenya in the HSBC World Sevens Series in the Dubai7s and Cape Town7s legs

The two are joined by Brian Wahinya, who was part of the 2017/2018 academy and part of the Shujaa team (ShujaaPride.com) that lifted the Zimbabwe Falls Trophy in March this year. Coming back into the fort is Samuel Motari, Alvin Otieno, Leonard Mugaisi, Cyprian Kuto and Charles Omondi. Alvin Otieno…

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Rugby World Cup Repechage: Kopo returns as Kenya Simbas head to France

Kenya kicks off the Repechage campaign against Canada on the 11th of November at 6:30pm EAT before playing Hong Kong on 17th November at 4:00pm EAT

Former Captain Wilson Kopondo makes his return to the Simbas as they head out to France for the Repechage. Kopondo last featured for the National Team last year in the Regal Hotels Cup of Nations 2017 at Kings Park Sports Ground, Hong Kong. Head Coach Ian Snook has named a 30-man…

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Rugby Africa Men’s Sevens: Kenya Squad to Tunisia

Kenya will participate in the Africa Men’s Sevens in Jemmel, Tunisia on the 13th and 14th of October

Shujaa will participate in the Africa Men’s Sevens in Jemmel, Tunisia at the Stadium of Jemmel on the 13th and 14th of October. The team, that comprises of twelve players who proved themselves worthy of being in the National Team during Stanbic Bank National Sevens Circuit, has been training under Innocent Simiyu.…

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Rugby World Cup Repechage: Four Kenya 7s Players Join Kenya Simbas ahead of Repechage

Andrew Amonde, Dennis Ombachi, Sammy Oliech and Nelson Oyoo of Kenya 7s are training with Simbas

Kenya Simbas are into the first week of training for the upcoming repechage that will be played in November in Marseille, France. The Simbas, under assistant coach Dominique Habimana, have been doing gym sessions since Monday with ball work set to start in a few weeks. One group is training…

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Rugby World Cup: Kenya Simbas Repechage training squad named

A 33 man Simbas squad has been named to begin preparations for November’s Rugby World Cup repechage tournament in Marseille, France

A 33 man Simbas squad has been named to begin preparations for November’s Rugby World Cup repechage tournament in Marseille, France. The squad sees the inclusion of new faces Thomas Okidia, Ephraim Oduor and Elvis Namusasi. There is also a return for former captain Wilson Kopondo who missed the entire Gold…

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Rugby Africa Gold Cup clash: Kenya squad to Namibia: Chituyi, Ayange, Lilako return as Kenya Simbas head to Namibia

Chituyi, the two try hero in the 45-36 win over Zimbabwe on 30 June missed last weekend’s 67-0 win over Tunisia

Dalmus Chituyi, Felix Ayange and Curtis Lilako return for the Simbas final Rugby Africa Gold Cup clash away to Namibia on Saturday 18 August. Chituyi, the two try hero in the 45-36 win over Zimbabwe on 30 June missed last weekend’s 67-0 win over Tunisia through injury alongside former Kenya…

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Tunisia declare their match day squad for Saturday’s Rugby Africa Gold Cup clash against hosts Kenya

Tunisia have unveiled their squad for Saturday’s Rugby Africa Gold Cup clash against hosts Kenya at the RFUEA Ground. The team is coached by Jaco Stoumann and captained by Haithem Chelly. Tunisia 15. Hossem Khalfi, 14. Chedi Jabri, 13. Sahbi Dhif, 12. Haithem Chelly (captain), 11. Issam Werhani, 10. Mohamed…

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Rugby Africa Gold Cup: Ambaka debuts as Kenya squad named for Tunisia encounter

The Simbas seek to build on their three match winning streak in this tournament which also serves as the African qualifying round for the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan

Willy Ambaka will make his test debut after making the Simbas starting line up for Saturday's Rugby Africa Gold Cup tie against visiting Tunisia at the RFUEA Ground. The former LOU Rugby, Western Province and Manawatu man is a regular fixture for Kenya's Sevens team, Shujaa, in addition to  being…

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Change of guard at the Kenya Rugby Union Secretariat

The Board appreciates Mr. Bukusi for his service to the game and wishes him the very best in his future endeavors

The Kenya Rugby Union (www.Kru.co.ke) Board of Directors announces to all Affiliates, Sponsors and the rugby fraternity that it has received with regret notice from Mr. Ronald Bukusi of his decision to resign as the Chief Executive Officer of KRU for personal reasons. Mr. Bukusi was appointed CEO on February…