Kenya Simbas, the national men’s 15s team will take on New Zealand, Italy and America 1 if they qualify for the forthcoming 2013 World Cup.
If Kenya will secure position one in the continental qualifiers they will play the top teams at the world cup set for France but If Kenya fails to secure Africa 1 and go through the repechage, they’ll play in Pool C with Wales, Australia, Fiji and Europe 1.
The Pool Allocation Draw was completed in Paris as champions South Africa will start the defence against Ireland and Scotland, along with two more qualifying teams, from the Asia/Pacific qualifier, and Europe in pool B.
Wales lead pool C alongside Australia, Fiji, Europe 1 and the Final Qualifier Winner.
England have been drawn in Pool D with Japan, Argentina and two others to be confirmed.
Rugby World Cup 2023 Pools:
Pool A: New Zealand, France, Italy, Americas 1, Africa 1
Pool B: South Africa, Ireland, Scotland, Asia / Pacific 1, Europe 2
Pool C: Wales, Australia, Fiji, Europe 1, Final Qualifier Winner
Pool D: England, Japan, Argentina, Oceania 1, Americas 2