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Kenya vs Hong Kong Player Ratings.

The Kenya Simbas on Sunday played out to a 19 all draw in the first of a two test series against Hong Kong. With 17 changes to the Simbas side, this test offered the perfect platform for players who had been overlooked to make a

Rabadaa Cup – The Story

To properly tell you the Rabadaa story, I will have to go back to 2006, when I met the man who coined the phrase itself, Joshua Tariq Gathumbi, or as we knew him, Rojo. This is early 2006, first term of the school calendar, we

Lessons From The Cape and Dubai

The opening legs of the 2015/16 world sevens series, can only be described as a proper roller coaster for the Kenyan sevens fan. We went from baying for blood to heaping endless praise, all in seven days. I will not dwell on the news, but

Shujaa Battle For Ticket To Rio.

The Kenya sevens will at the weekend be in battle for the sole ticket to the 2016 Olympic games in Rio, alongside 11 other sides at the Africa 7s in Johannesburg South Africa. As defending champions, the Shujaa head into the Africa 7s as firm

5 Lessons From The 20th Safari 7s

Another year, another Safari 7s. This time round, we got half the picture right, with great quality on the field but nothing close, off it. Here are a few things I picked up : 1. Safari Sevens still has it. Like I said in the

All Set For 20th Safari 7s

After weeks of speculation, uncertainty and what has been a muted build up, it is finally, time for the biggest event on the region’s rugby calendar, Africa’s premier Sevens tournament, the Safari 7s. Despite the cloud of doubt that hang over this year’s edition, with

Dream 7 From 2015 Series

With the dust from the 2015 sevens series having settled, how about we look back and pick the best seven players from what was a highly competitive series? Here are my picks : 1. Dan Sikuta (Mwamba) His was one of the easier picks in

All We Have In Glasgow, Is Hope

As soon as I saw the pools for the Glasgow leg, like most of you, I had very little hope if any. With the action just days away, that hope hasn’t grown much. Basically the build up to Glasgow has been a constant battle for

Driftwood 7s Pool B Preview

With the Driftwood date drawing closer, today we take a look at Pool B, which consists of the current series runners up, Homeboyz, Nondies, Kisumu and Thika RFC. Homeboyz have been on the ascendancy in the first two legs, finishing third in Kabeberi following this