Samurai coached the world rugby sevens all time second try scorer Collins Injera were beaten by Kenya’s Sevens national team ‘Shujaa’ 19-0 in this year’s Safari Sevens tournament at RFUEA grounds, Nairobi on Sunday, November 19th, 2023.
Patrick Odongo scored the first try that was converted by Tony Omondi for a 7-0 score lead at the breather.
On resumption Kevin Wekesa touched down for Kenya while Patrick Odongo added the third try that was converted by Tony Omondi to hand Shujaa the victory.
Enroute to the final the nine time champions humbled Germany 19-5 in the last four while Samurai defeated Uganda 21-19.
Safari Seven’s Results
Men Cup semis: Samurai 21-19 Uganda
Men Cup semis: Shujaa 19-5 Germany
Men 5th Semis: Kenya Morans 26-10 Tropics
Men 5th semis: Red Wailers 19-29 KCB
Women semis: 1:30 p.m.
Women semis: 1:52 pm
Men 9th and 10th: SA All Stars 28-19 Western Province | 2:34 p.m.
Men 7th and 8th: Red Wailers | 2:56 p.m.
Men’s 5th Final: Morans 26-0 KCB | 3:18pm
Women 3rd and 4th: Cubs 31–7 Tropics | 3:40pm
Men’s 3rd and 4th: Uganda 31-5 Germany | 4:05 pm
Women’s final: Kenya Lionesses 15-12 Uganda | 4:30pm
Main Final: Shujaa 19-0 Samurai | 4:55 p.m.