The Kenya sevens squad to the Hamilton and Sydney legs was announced early yesterday and just like in Dubai, we will not have the likes of Collins Injera, Andrew Amonde, Willy Ambaka or Billy Odhiambo donning the mighty red shirt of the Shujaa. So how did we get here? Coming into the new season, KRU… Continue reading What Is Happening At The #Kenya7s?
What a season it has been for the Kenya sevens, after ten tournaments in ten different cities in seven months the team returns their 2017/18 score card with 104 points, the highest points tally in the team’s history, making this the best season for the Kenya sevens, ever. Those 104 points came off 7 cup… Continue reading What A Season!
Before we start, click here to listen to a voice note I received, to the Kenya 7s, from a very concerned fan. We are less than a week away to the opening legs of the 2016/17 sevens season and the Kenya 7s are on strike claiming unpaid bonuses from the previous season. I know what… Continue reading To Play or Not To Play – Kenya 7s What Next?
I bet we all remember the video clip that surfaced few years back, of a man, let’s call him Sospeter, caught pants down with another man’s wife at a dingy motel somewhere in Central Kenya. Poor Sospeter was pounded like the tumu tumu drums at harvest celebrations, all he had to say in his defence… Continue reading Makosa Ilitendeka
Baring a catastrophic melt down in London, the Kenya 7s will complete their most successful season ever at the world series. With one leg to go the Shujaa, as we now refer to them, are on 95 points, 4 points short of their best tally in a season. The side only needs to reach a… Continue reading Most Successful Season, Ever!
It was not a drill, it is not a dream, we finally made it to the promised land. After 17 long years, 142 grueling tournaments later, we can finally say Kenya sevens are champions. I can not go on any further without acknowledging the people who lay the foundation, that resulted in what we all… Continue reading We Made It To The Promised Land
The Kenya 7s will be back in action at the weekend when they take on the 3rd leg of the 2015/16 season, in Wellington, New Zealand, after which they will head to Sydney, Australia. To take on these two legs, the technical bench settled for a real exciting 12 man squad. Led by the returning… Continue reading Kenya 7s Take on Wellington & Sydney
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 just in case you are joining us from Rongai, the… Continue reading Lessons From The Cape and Dubai
After 6 months of preparations and re building, it is finally time, for the hunt. The Kenya 7s will be kicking off their 2015/16 campaign at the HSBC sevens world series this weekend in Dubai. With a ‘new’ technical bench in place, Olympic qualification in the bag, this season is expected to be about one… Continue reading The Hunt Is On!