Kenya Lionesses, the Kenya Rugby women side lost the sole slot for the Women’s Rugby Wolrd Cup after falling to hosts South Africa during the qualifiers today.
Following the loss, Kenyan queens will focus on Repechage play and a win will earn them a slot at the 2021 World Cup in New Zealand.
Kenya lost 39-0 by South Africa in their last round robin match in Johannesburg in the automatic qualification.
Defending champions and 2021 hosts New Zealand, England, France, USA, Canada, Australia and Wales have already confirmed their places with a top seven placing at WRWC 2017. South Africa joins them.
In the lead up to the final match against South Africa, Kenya Lionesses had beaten Uganda and Madagascar.
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