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[/media-credit] Pirates are favourites to win Kitaka Sevens and the National title Credit: Bwaha Denise

The National Rugby Sevens Series return this weekend with Kitaka Memorial Sevens at Legends.

Kobs are the hosts of two-day event that starts on Friday, August 24, and will be the second last on the sevens series calendar.

Table leaders Pirates are in Pool A alongside, record winners Heathens, Jinja Hippos and Stallions. Pool B has Mongers, Warriors, hosts Kobs and their junior side Boks.

Pool C has Buffaloes, Rhinos, Rams and Stallions.

The pool games will be played starting at 6:00 pm on Friday with each of the participating teams playing atleast one game.

Pirates will seal the title with victory while triumph for Kobs or Buffaloes who are 17 and 19 points behind leaders will make the champions elect to wait until the final leg at Kyadondo next weekend.

Kitaka Sevens Pools

  • Pool A: Pirates, Heathens, Hippos and Sailors
  • Pool B: Mongers, Warriors, Kobs and Boks
  • Pool C: Rams, Buffaloes, Rhinos and Stallions

Pool Fixtures

Friday, August 24

  • Pirates vs. Sailers
  • Warriors vs. Kobs
  • Buffaloes vs. Stallions
  • Pirates vs. Heathens
  • Kobs vs. Boks
  • Stallions vs. Rhinos
  • Buffaloes vs. Rhinos
  • Warriors vs. Boks
  • Heathens vs. Stallions

Saturday, August 25

  • Heathens vs. Hippos
  • Mongers vs. Boks
  • Rams vs. Rhinos
  • Hippos vs. Sailors
  • Mongers vs. Warriors
  • Rams vs. Buffaloes
  • Pirates vs. Hippos
  • Mongers vs. Kobs
  • Rams vs. Stallions

Franklin Kaweru is the Editor in Chief of Kawowo Sports. He is an ardent basketball enthusiast.

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