Kenya 7s are through to the Africa Men’s 7s/ Olympic Qualifiers semi-final after a 26-0 win over Burkina Faso in a quarters played at Harare Sports Club.
Shujaa came to this match after an impressive run on day one where they beat Namibia, Zambia and Nigeria.
Kenya 7s open up
After two minutes of play, a Burkina Faso player was yellow-carded following a tap on the ball. Kenya made the one-man advantage and off the scrum, the ball was channelled to the left to find speedster Patrick Odongo for the opener.
The second try saw John Okoth break at the centre and scored for a converted try for a 12-0 lead at the break.
In the final half, Shujaa scored through Okoth off a ruck for a 19-0.
Shujaa ran the ball to the left to feed Kevin Wekesa while Beldad Ogeta came on and benefited from an offload to take the scores to 26-0. Kenya will face the winner of Zimbabwe Madagascar match.
Africa Men’s 7s Cup Quarters
QF1 | Kenya 7s 26-0 Burkina Faso | 1000
QF2 |Zimbabwe v Madagascar | 1022
QF3 |Zambia v Uganda | 1044
QF4 | South Africa v Nigeria | 1106
9th Place semis
Tunisia v Algeria| 1128
Namibia v Ivory Coast | 1150
5th Place Semis
Loser QF1 v Loser QF2 | 1306
Loser QF3 v Loser QF4 | 1328
Winner QF1 v Winner QF2 | 1350
Winner QF3 v Winner QF4 | 1412
11th Place Playoff
Loser 9th Place semi 1 v Loser 9th Place semi 2 | 1434
9th Place Playoff
Winner 9th Place semi 1 v Winner 9th Place semi 2 | 1456
7th Place Playoff
Loser 5th Place semi 1 v Loser 5th Place semi 2 | 1550
5th Place Playoff
Winner 5th Place semi 1 v Winner 5th Place semi 2 | 1614
Bronze Medal Playoff
Loser Cup semi 1 v Loser Cup semi 2 | 1641
Gold Medal Match
Winner semi 1 v Winner semi 2 | 1718