National sevens circuit defending champions Menengai Cream Homeboyz led a host of top flight teams that will play in the Driftwood sevens quarter final matches in the opening series of Kenya Rugby Union sevens series at Mombasa Sports Club.
Driftwood became the first meeting for the circuit as Homboyz reached finals following the thrashing Western Bulls 36-07 in pool A match, ending with 8 points.
Homeboyz kicked off the Driftwood Sevens with a 27-5 Pool A win over Blak Blad. Top Fry Nakuru started their campaign with a 12-0 win over Western Bulls. There were also wins for SportPesa Quins, KCB, Nondies and Kabras.
Other qualifiers include Sportpesa Quins who beat new comers Resolution Kisii as Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB)
Top Fry Nakuru lost their final encounter 12-14 against Homeboyz to finish second in Pool A.
Quins and Oilers sailed through from Pool B while Machine benefited from Impala’s 17-7 win over KCB to finish second and reach the cup quarters alongside the Sarries in Pool C .
Kabras Sugar and Nondescripts are through from Pool D.
Mean Machine pulled off the day’s upset, registering a 7-5 win over fancied Impala Saracens while Mwamba had to dig deep to settle for a 17-17 draw with Kisii.
Menengai Cream Homeboyz 27 Blak Blad 5
Top Fry Nakuru 12 Western Bulls 0
SportPesa Quins 17 Menengai Oilers 7
Mwamba 17 Resolution Kisii 17
Resolution Impala 5 Mean Machine 7
KCB 25 Mombasa 7
Strathmore 12 Nondies 17
Kabras 24 KCA 0
Menengai Cream Homeboyz 36 Western Bulls 7
Top Fry Nakuru 10 Blak Blad 10
SportPesa Quins 17 Resolution Kisii 0
Mwamba 0 Menengai Oilers 14
Resolution Impala Saracens 25 Mombasa 0
KCB 7 Mean Machine 5
Strathmore 29 KCA 0
Kabras 17 Nondies 0
Blak Blad 17 Western Bulls 0
Menengai Oilers 17 Resolution Kisii 0
Mean Machine 17 Mombasa 0
Nondies 27 KCA 0
Homeboyz 14 Nakuru 12
Quins 7 Mwamba 0
Impala 17 KCB 7
Strathmore 0 Kabras 17