What A Season!

The Kenya 7s (Photo - Ministry of rugby)

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!

The Best Seven of 2017!

Shaban Ahmed

I think that I have used this phrase one too many times, but for emphasis sake here I go one more time. This has been by far the most competitive sevens series in a very long while, maybe even of all time. For the first time, that gap between the traditional top sides and your… Continue reading The Best Seven of 2017!

Welcome back to the Den!

Welcome back to the real LIONS DEN!

On the 19th November 2016, one of Kenya rugby’s iconic venues will open it’s doors to the public, for the first time in over a year. The Lion’s den, home of the 2014/15 Kenya cup champions and defending Enterprise cup champions, KCB Lions, will finally play host to a rugby match for the first time… Continue reading Welcome back to the Den!

Lessons From The Cape and Dubai

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

The Hunt Is On!

Nelson Oyoo in action during the Safari 7s

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!

All Set For 20th Safari 7s

We are all set for Kick off.

After weeks of speculation, uncertainty and what has been a muted build up, it is finally, time for the biggest event on the region’s rugby calendar, Africa’s premier Sevens tournament, the Safari 7s. Despite the cloud of doubt that hang over this year’s edition, with the struggle to pin down sponsors, the organisers have managed… Continue reading All Set For 20th Safari 7s

Hii Rugby Si Ya Mama Yako Bwana

I've always wanted to use this photo..FINALLY the moment has come!

I should have settled for a far more subtle headline, but hey this one fits perfectly, trust me. Take it with the pinch of salt and bout of laughter that was intended. This is to the true rugby fan, mzito wa ruji. Your love for this sport has never been in question. Your family consider… Continue reading Hii Rugby Si Ya Mama Yako Bwana