Lionesses Rule Round 3

Past action between KCB and Quins (Photo : Mid-ego Fotography)

Round 3 of the women’s league once again belonged to the Lionesses who showed up, stepped up and owned the leg, picking up their second title. The KCB Lionesses took on the Quins ladies in the final, blanking them 40-12. Shebesh and Phila ran riot and broke the defensive line over and over again. Shebesh… Continue reading Lionesses Rule Round 3

Battle of The Beauties Into Round 2

Action from last season (Photo : Mid-ego Fotography)

Ladies and gentlemen…boys and girls, the 2nd leg of 2016 Women 10s festival is upon us*drum rolls please*! The teams for the weekend: Mwamba Ladies, who have started off their title defence on the right note having come out tops in the 1st leg that was hosted by USIU. Mwamba come into the second leg… Continue reading Battle of The Beauties Into Round 2

Shamia: Onward And Upwards

Kenya Women's Sevens head coach Mike Shamia (Photo : Arigi)

A few days to the Women’s Sevens World Series Qualifiers in Dublin, Ireland on 22nd – 23rd August. New Kenya Women’s Sevens coach, Mike Shamia is confident of securing one of the two slots to the world series. Despite being only a few months in the position, Shamia is not new to the Kenya Women’s… Continue reading Shamia: Onward And Upwards

Elgon Cup On a Knife’s Edge After 1st Leg

Action from the men's match.

The first leg of the 2015 Elgon cup gave us little indication of where the trophies will land, with the Ladies playing out to a 5-5 stalemate while Kenya ‘A’ narrowly edged Uganda 20-17. It was a dull affair in the Women’s category, with the number of débutantes having a clear impact on the quality… Continue reading Elgon Cup On a Knife’s Edge After 1st Leg

KCB Charge To Round 4 Title Of Women’s League

KCB's Immah in action (Photo - Alex Njue)

KCB Lionesses claimed the penultimate round of the exciting Women’s League held at the Kenya Rugby Union Grounds on Sunday June, 7th 2015. This was the Lionesses second triumph, having won the first round in April. KCB denied the Mwamba ladies a third title on the trot, after beating the ladies in black Mwamba Ladies 22-7. The… Continue reading KCB Charge To Round 4 Title Of Women’s League

Kulabu Take The Lead In Women’s League

Kulabu's Catherine Abilla in action (Photo : Mid-ego Fotography)

The second round of the Kenya Rugby Union Women’s League was held last weekend at the KCB Ruaraka grounds with Mwamba ladies taking the top spot after beating KCB in a tight battle. Four teams participated in the round robin tournament, Mwamba, KCB, Kenya Harlequins Queens and Nakuru. USIU failed to attend the tournament sighting… Continue reading Kulabu Take The Lead In Women’s League

Mwamba Ladies Lift Nairobi 10s Title

Nairobi 10s Women's Champions (Photo : Kulabu)

Mwamba Ladies were crowned the 2015 Nairobi 10’s women champions at the weekend, after beating the Kenya Harlequins queens 14-7 in an entertaining final. The two day women’s tournament that ran concurently win the men’s, played host to a total of five teams, Mwamba, Quins, Comras, Nakuru and Eastlanders. The Mwamba ladies booked their ticket… Continue reading Mwamba Ladies Lift Nairobi 10s Title

Great Start To Ladies’ League

The first round of the ladies league, played out at the RFUEA grounds on Sunday, just a few days to the 3rd anniversary of former Lionesses captain Aberdeen Shikhoyi. The participating women’s teams included back to back great rift women’s champions Nakuru RFC, KCB ladies, Mwamba Ladies, Quins Queens and USIU. KCB Ladies lead the… Continue reading Great Start To Ladies’ League

Ladies’ League Set For April

The long over due Kenya women’s league is set to start in the coming month, albeit with only three participating teams. The league that will be dubbed the ‘Aberdeen Circuit’, in memory of former Kenya Lionesses Captain Aberdeen Shikoyi. A lady who did so much for women’s rugby in this country, despite all the challenges… Continue reading Ladies’ League Set For April