The 2018 edition of Diani Beach Rugby will be held from Friday, July 27 to 29th at Forty Thieves Bar in Ukunda, Kwale County according to the tournament’s official portal.
Raga House learns that the three-day tournament starting Friday evening under flood light and the final games on Sunday afternoon. Friday and Saturday will be run on a ‘league’ basis and Sunday’s games will be a ‘knock out’ competition.
Each team will have eight players per team with only five on the field and three on the bench while teams have been asked to come with a referee.
The tournament is hosted by championship side South Coast Pirates.
Academy Warriors were crowned champions of the 2017 Diani Beach Rugby Tournament beat Forty Thieves 1-0 in a thrilling encounter contested for by two teams drawn from the host and primary club South Coast Pirates.