Kenya falls into the bronze playoffs at Edmonton 7s as South Africa takes the 2021 series title
NAIROBI, Kenya, September 26 – Kenya was relegated to the bronze medal playoff in the Edmonton 7s after beating long-time rivals 33-7 in the semifinals that the Blitzbokke confirmed as HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series Champions 2021 on Sunday South Africa had lost.
Kenya’s Shujaa will meet in the early hours of Monday morning at 1:31 am EAT in the game for third place against hosts Canada.
The game was a replay of the Vancouver 7s final, in which South Africa beat Kenya 38-5 convincingly to win the cup.
Kenya, which has several debutants on the team, has seen massive improvements since its dismal performance at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.