The Kenya Simbas team of the decade ending 2019
Five legs, across five counties in seven weeks and the stage was set for the final round of the 2019 Stanbic National sevens series, the Driftwood sevens, in the city of Mombasa. With all the five legs living up and even exceeding expectations, the pressure was on the Mombasa Rugby Club to deliver a fitting… Continue reading 5 Talking Points From The 2019 Driftwood 7s
If the 2019 Stanbic National Sevens Series was a marathon, we could say that the teams are now at the wall or ‘mile 22’ mark. Mile 22 (35 Kms) is widely believed to be the toughest point of a marathon, where your body almost gives up, this is where the winners are separated from the… Continue reading It Is Now or Never At The Christie 7s
Four legs down, two to go and we have the race to the 2019 Stanbic National sevens series title, that we have all been hoping for. After the Prinsloo sevens, the difference between the current leaders KCB and 5th placed Menengai Oilers is 11 points, the Lions hold a narrow three point lead over Mwamba,… Continue reading 5 Talking Points From The Prinsloo 7s
With three legs of the 2019 Stanbic National Sevens series, we feel that we have enough background data to try predict how the first division matches at Prinsloo will play out on day one. So here goes, also feel free to add your predictions in the comments section. 1. Northern Suburbs vs Stanbic Mwamba (Mwamba… Continue reading The 2019 Prinsloo 7s Match Predictor.
After what seemed like an eternity (read a one week break) the Stanbic National sevens series is back this weekend at the Mambo Leo Showgrounds in Kisumu for the Dala Sevens. A quick recap of how things have played out so far, KCB started off with a win in Kakamega, before Stanbic Mwamba came and… Continue reading Wabiro Dala
After what was a thrilling opening leg of the 2019 Stanbic National Sevens series in Kakamega, the sevens caravan travels 495 Kms east to make its second stop at the Kinoru stadium, in the cold town of Meru, this weekend, for the 31st edition of the Kabeberi Sevens. Defending series and Kabeberi champions Menengai Cream… Continue reading It Is Time For Kabeberi 7s
What a way to start the 2019 Stanbic National Sevens series that was! Kakamega offered what only it can, the best way it can, great hospitality and a two day sevens festival that had a little bit of everything. From great action on the pitch, to late evening drama, heart breaks, new stars, underdogs rising,… Continue reading Five Talking Points After Kakamega Sevens
KCB ended a two year wait for a win at the sevens series, this past weekend after picking up the inaugural Kakamega sevens title in dramatic fashion at the Bull ring. The Lions completed day one action with wins over MMUST (36-0), Kisii (41-0) and Kabras (29-7), to see them finish top of Pool C… Continue reading KCB Overcome Dramatic Day One To Lift Kakamega 7s Title
After what seemed like an eternity, local rugby is back! The sevens caravan that is the Stanbic Bank National series, makes its first stop at the Bull ring for the, Kakamega sevens. The first leg of the sevens series, usually comes with a lot of excitement and expectation, how will the teams adapt to the… Continue reading Here Come The Sevens!