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Machakos ready for African Women's sevens championships

09 April 2014, 16:22

Nairobi - Machakos is ready to host the African women's sevens championships over the weekend.

Eight of Africa's best women's sevens rugby teams led by champions South Africa, hosts Kenya, Uganda, Senegal, Zimbabwe, Tunisia and Madagascar will do battle in the quest to be crowned queens of African sevens rugby at the close of business on Saturday evening. 

This year's tournament will be a one day affair, the eight teams divided into two pools of of four each. The top two sides from both pools will play in the cup semis with the bottom two playing in the bowl semis. 

Kenya are in Pool A together with champions South Africa,Senegal and Madagascar while Pool B has last year's beaten finalists Tunisia, Uganda, Zimbabwe and Namibia. 

CAR Women's Africa Cup Sevens Pools

Pool A 

South Africa, Kenya, Senegal, Madagascar 

Pool B

Tunisia, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Namibia

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