The Kenya Sevens squad of the decade ending 2019
It is the week leading up to the 2019 Tusker Safari sevens and I don’t remember the last time I was this excited about the tournament, oh wait I do and it remains my best memory of the Tusker Safari sevens, best part is I did not attend the said edition. It was ten years… Continue reading My Tusker Safari 7s Memories
The 2019 Stanbic National sevens series will go down in history as one of the most entertaining in recent times, both on and off the pitch. We witnessed the rise of a new generation, across the game, from the management of the tournaments, the team technical benches to the playing and officiating units. It was… Continue reading The Dream 7 From The 2019 Stanbic 7s
After 17 match days, the race to the One Million Kenya Shillings prize that comes with the title of ‘2018/19 Kenya Cup Champion’ is now down to four teams. League leaders Kabras Sugar RFC alongside defending champions KCB booked their ticket to the last four after finishing within the top two positions at the end… Continue reading The 18/19 Kenya Cup Last Four In Numbers
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!
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:
If the year 2016 was a roller coaster ride in an amusement park, it would have probably been called ‘the hell riser’ or ‘tower of terror.’ One of those with a big ‘Ride at your own peril’ signs. Like a typical roller coaster ride, 2016 took us through some thrilling great highs then twisted and… Continue reading Here Is To 2016 – The Roller Coaster.
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
Back in the day, when guys used to go for Disco and not ‘dunda’ I am told that there used to be a period that they called ‘shika shika.’ A very crucial few hours during which the fate of your night was largely decided. During this period, the music would slow down, the lights dimmed,… Continue reading Shika Shika Time
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