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Africa's 2019 RWC qualifiers fixtures released
By Eric Njiru | Sun 26 Nov, 2017 20:52

Kenya Simbas will play three matches at home in the 2019 Rugby World Cup qualifiers cum 2018 Africa Gold Cup.

According to the fixtures released by the Kenya Rugby Union, the three consecutive matches will be against Zimbabwe, Uganda and Tunisia. In 2017, Kenya traveled to Zimbabwe and Namibia losing to the latter to finish second. 

The Simbas will start away to Morocco on June 23, 2018, before hosting Zimbabwe seven days later on June 30. They will then host Uganda and Tunisia in a span of one month on July 8 and August 11.

Kenya will play the final qualifying match away to Namibia on August 18.

The winner of the Africa Gold Cup will earn a ticket to the global showpiece to be staged in Japan where they will play New Zealand, repechage winner, South Africa and Italy.

The African runners-up will head to global repechage tournament featuring teams from other continents.

Simbas fixtures
Morocco vs Kenya 23/6/2018
Kenya vs Zimbabwe 30/6/2018
Kenya vs Uganda 11/07/2018
Kenya vs Tunisia 11/08/2018
Namibia vs Kenya 18/8/2018

Rugby Africa Gold Cup Fixtures 16 June 2018 Zimbabwe v Morocco Namibia v Uganda 

23 June 2018 Namibia v Tunisia Morocco v Kenya 30 June 2018 Kenya v Zimbabwe Morocco v Namibia

7 July 2018 Kenya v Uganda Tunisia v Zimbabwe 

4 August 2018 Uganda v Tunisia Zimbabwe v Namibia 

 11 August 2018 Uganda v Morocco Kenya v Tunisia

 18 August 2018 Uganda v Zimbabwe Namibia v Kenya Tunisia v Morocco

Eric Njiru
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