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#Kenya7s Shujaa kicks off Hong Kong sevens on a bad note

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Dennis Ombachi and Nelson Oyoo scored the two tries for Kenya Sevens as McCloskey, Jones, Hirayama scored for Canada. 

Shujaa sevens in action against Canada play

Shujaa sevens in action against Canada

(Courtesy)

The Kenya rugby team Shujaa’s  have kicked off the Hong Kong sevens on a bad note after losing  14-7 to Canada in their opening game.

Dennis Ombachi and Nelson Oyoo scored the two tries for Kenya Sevens as McCloskey, Jones, Hirayama scored for Canada. 

After the Shujaa Sevens drew level through Dennis Ombachi, Canada hit back as two veterans combined for a beautiful score. Man of the moment Nate Hirayama sent a grubber forward and Harry Jones timed his run to perfection to meet the pass and send his country ahead.

play Shujaa player at the Hong Kong sevens (courtesy)

 

Nelson Oyoo drew Kenya level again but, with the clock on zero, Hirayama kicked Canada to victory.

Read Also:Kenya’s Shujaa drawn in a tough pool for the upcoming HSBC sevens series leg

Kenya's next match is on April 8 Saturday at 8.56am against series leaders South Africa before concluding the pool matches 12.34pm against France 7s.

play Shujaa's fixture at the Hong Kong sevens (Courtesy)
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