Kenya U19 Rugby into continental finals
27 August 2014, 10:32
Nairobi - Kenya have started their CAR U-19 Division 1A Championship with a 27-20 win over Zimbabwe.
Alex Olaba and Felix Ojow scored unconverted tries for Chipu before
Billy Isabwa scored and converted his try to put Kenya 17-0 up.
Shepherd Mhembere would land for Zimbabwe before John Paul Muriuki landed to see Kenya lead 22-5 at the break.
Mhembere would land his brace for Zimbabwe after the break before
Isabwa responded in kind, splitting the Zimbabweans right in the middle
of the park and touching down to put Chipu 27-10 up.
Tawanda Nkosi would score Zimbabwe's third try of the afternoon before Mhembere grabbed his hat-trick as the game ended 27-20.
The result sees Kenya qualify for the final where they play Namibia who beat Tunisia 78-3 in the other semi final.
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