Samurai Dethrone Kenya’s Shujaa, Win Safari 7s

Samurai, Shujaa
Samurai, Shujaa

Samurai International are the 2018 Safari 7s champions after beating hosts Shujaa of Kenya 21-14 in the final at RFUEA Grounds Sunday evening.

Three converted tries did the magic for Samurai as they dethrone Shujaa for their first glory since 2015 when they won it at Kasarani Stadium.

Ruan Mostert, Hugo Stiels and Kurt-Lee Arendse scored for Samurai with Van Angus and Augustine Lugonzo adding the extras to secure the win.

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Johnstone Olindi and Daniel Taabu crossed over for the losing side.

Kenya Morans finished third after beating Spain 12-5 while Portugal won Plate with a 31-5 win over Homeboyz.

Shujaa next outing will be in the Dubai Sevens in two weeks’ time where they are scheduled to play Fiji, France and Scotland in pool B.

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Written by Bonface Osano

Communication And Media Student. Sports Writer.



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