Mean Machine reached their second cup quarterfinal in the 2018 national sevens circuit despite winning only one pool match on Saturday.
Machine beat Narvskaya Zastava 42-12 after losing 12-10 to Kabras and 31-12 to Mwamba. The University of Nairobi side will play series leaders Homeboyz in quarters at 11am on Sunday at RFUEA Grounds.
Homeboy beat South African side Blue Bulls and TUK 26-7, Menengai Oilers 21-0 and Nakuru 43-12.
Mwamba are in contention for the national title after topping pool A and will play Blue Bulls TUKs in the first quarterfinal at 10.20am. Hosts Kenya Harlequin have KCB at 10.40am while Strathmore Leos, who played in the second division at Dala 7s, will play Emerging Uganda at 11.20am.
Five Kenya Cup sides dropped to Challenge Trophy quarters and are at a risk of relegation on the final day of the season. Kabras Sugar, Menengai Oilers, Nondies, Nakuru RFC and Impala Saracens are all in trophy quarters.
Kabras will play Oilers in the first challenge trophy quarters, Nondies are up against Suburbs at 9.20am, Nakuru RFC will play Narvskaya Zastava at 9.40am while Resolution Impala Saracens will take on Resolution Kisii RFC at 10am.
Christie Sevens quarterfinal pairings
Kabras Sugar v Menengai Oilers – 9.00am
Nondescripts v Northern Suburbs – 9.20am
Top Fry Nakuru v Narvskaya Zastava – 9.40am
Resolution Impala Saracens v Resolution Kisii – 10.00am
Stanbic Mwamba v Blue Bulls TUKS – 10.20am
KCB v Kenya Harlequin – 10.40am
Menengai Cream Homeboyz v Mean Machine 11.00am
Uganda Emerging 7s v Strathmore Leos – 11.20am
Kabras Sugar 12 Mean Machine 10
Mwamba 38 Narvskaya Zastava 12
Nakuru 38 Menengai Oilers 12
Homeboyz 26 Blue Bulls 7
Kenya Harlequin 48 Northern Suburbs Cubs
Impala 5 Emerging Uganda 5
Nondies 36 Kisii 5
KCB 17 Strathmore 14
Kabras 10 Narvskaya 12
Mwamba 31 Machine 12
Homeboyz 21 Menengai Oilers
Nakuru 5 Blue Bulls 40
Quins 17 Emerging Uganda 19
Cubs 7 Impala 28
Strathmore 31 Nondies 12
KCB 26 Kisii 12
Mean Machine 42 Narvskaya 12
Mwamba 31 Kabras 21
Homeboyz 43 Nakuru 12
Cubs 0 Emerging Uganda 29
Quins 26 Impala 5
Strathmore 29 Kisii 0
KCB 12 Nondies 12
Menengai Oilers 19 Blue Bulls 21