Kenya National Rugby sevens team, Shujaa, will kick off their USA Sevens campaign with a Pool ‘A’ encounter against France this Saturday, in the 5th leg of this season’s HSBC World Sevens. After collecting their highest points tally so far this season in Hamilton, bagging 13, Shujaa now turn their attention to the 5th and 6th legs of the Series in USA and Canada. The Innocent Simiyu led side will take on France in their Las Vegas opener, before playing against Russia, and wrapping up the group stage fixtures with a game against Fiji. Shujaa currently sit eighth on the HSBC Sevens World Series log with 35 points after four rounds of the season. Champions South Africa lead the log with 77 points, followed by New Zealand and Fiji with 69 and 62 points respectively.
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