The Kenya Sevens squad of the decade ending 2019
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!
It is towards the tail end of action on day 2 of the 2017 Driftwood sevens, we are seated under the gracious shade of a tree, at a far corner of the Mombasa Sports club, a few meters from a dejected looking tent. Over the two days of competition, the tent had housed two sides… Continue reading The Swag Runner Has Come Full Circle!
In the second part of episode 12, the hecklers go through the recently named Kenya sevens side to the Wellington and Sydney legs the only way they can, enjoy:
In many ways this could be termed as a new beginning for the Kenya sevens. New coach, returning players and for the first time in quite a while, we seem to have a room clear of ‘elephants.’ So is this the start of the season for us? After three rounds, the Kenya sevens have been… Continue reading The Big Boys Are Back!
I have been trying to stay away from the recent troubles rocking our beloved sevens team, in the pretext of all will be well. It is not the first time players have downed their boots, and we have always been able to find solutions. This one though, seems to be special, escalating to a point… Continue reading Kenya 7s Now At Crossroads
We round up our Division 1 previews with a look at a potentially tricky Pool D, which brings together Impala, Strathmore, Daystar and Kabras Sugar RFC. Impala have been looking impressive over the first two legs, the gazelles currently occupying 5th spot on the overall log tied on 28 points with 4th placed Strathmore. The… Continue reading Driftwood 7s Pool D Preview
After what has been a lukewarm season for the Kenya sevens, the side will be looking to finish on a strong footing at the Commonwealth games in Glasgow. In the 2010 games in Delhi, Kenya were eliminated at the quarter final stage by Australia. From the 12 that have made the trip to Glasgow, four… Continue reading Kenya Out For Podium Finish At Commonwealth Games
Paul Treu settled for a fairly experienced side to the Vegas and Wellington legs, the best 12 we have seen this season. While naming the squad Treu noted that the side had the quality and talent to see off any opponent. With more time under Treu and the camp in George, all is set for a… Continue reading Kenya 7s Look To Improve In Vegas