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Rugby on the Road clinch Meru 7s title with dominant win over Embu RFC

Meru 7s action. PHOTO/Meru/Facebook

Rugby on the Road (RoR) secured the Meru 7s title with an emphatic 33-0 victory over Embu RFC in the final held at Kinoru Stadium.

Demonstrating their prowess, RoR landed five tries and converted four, maintaining their dominance throughout the match.

The triumph adds to RoR’s impressive track record, following their wins at the Genowa 10s in 2023 and the Chebarbar 7s in 2022.

The team, composed of players from various clubs, started the tournament strongly on Saturday and maintained their momentum into Sunday.

In the semifinal, RoR delivered a crushing 40-0 defeat to TUM, while Embu RFC secured their spot in the final with a 21-10 victory over Mean Machine.

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In the quarterfinals, RoR eliminated Chuka with a decisive 47-0 win, and Embu edged out host team Meru RFC with a 17-5 victory.

Mean Machine settled for third place after overcoming TUM in the third-place playoff.

Meru RFC 24 – 0 KMTC
Mean Machine 42 – 0 Kemu Meru
RoR 50 – 0 Kiirua
Karumo 0 – 28 Kemu Nairobi
Chuka 26 – 7 KMTC
TUM 40 – 0 Kemu Meru
Embu 45 – 0 Kiirua
Meru Uni 21 – 0 Karumo
Mean Machine 7 – 5 TUM
Meru Uni 7 – 10 Kemu Nairobi
RoR 26 – 7 Embu
Meru RFC 28 – 7 Chuka

Quarterfinals

Mean Machine 21 – 0 Meru Uni
TUM 10 – 0 Kemu Nairobi
Meru RFC 5 – 17 Embu Sevens
Chuka 0 – 47 RoR

Bowls Semifinals

Kemu Meru 14 – 0 Karumo
KMTC 29 – 0 Kiirua

Main Cup Semifinals

Mean Machine 10 – 21 Embu Sevens
RoR 40 – 0 TUM

Plate Finals:

Karumo TTI 0 – 21 Kiirua

3rd Place Place

Mean Machine 17 – 12 TUM

Finals

RoR 33 – 0 Embu Sevens

 

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