D Action between Kenya and South Africa at Los Angeles 7s 2020
Kenya 7s suffer two defeats in LA, drops to 9th place
By Eric Njiru | Sun 01 Mar, 2020 08:42

Kenya Sevens lost 31-5 to South Africa in the opening match of the 2020 Los Angeles 7s on Saturday Feb 29 in USA.

South Africa ran in five tries to the win to kick-off the fifth leg of 2020 HSBC World Sevens Series with a solid performance against an opponent that is becoming a regular in pool matches these days.

Willy Ambaka got Kenya's sole unconverted try in the defeat as Davids Angelo, JC Pretotious, Werner Kok, Muller du Plessis and Branco Du Preez scoring for the Blitzboks.

Kenya's went on to beat Ireland 29-19 before losing 24-0 to Canada in the last pool game. They'll play Samoa in the 9th place playoff at 7.37pm on Sunday.

LA 7s Results
Saturday 29 Feb, 2020

New Zealand v Wales 42-7
England v Spain 5-22
Argentina v France 26-26
Fiji v South Korea 45-7
Ireland vs Canada 17-12
South Africa vs Kenya 31-5
Australia vs Scotland 31-7
USA vs Samoa 19-17

New Zealand vs Spain 21-7
England vs Wales 31-14
Argentina vs South Korea 45-19
Fiji vs France 33-28
Ireland vs Kenya 12-29
South Africa vs Canada  33-5
Australia vs Samoa 31-5
USA vs Scotland 33-12

Wales vs Spain 24-14
England vs New Zealand 17-21
France vs South Korea 31-12
Fiji vs Argentina 38-14
Canada vs Kenya 24-0
South Africa vs Ireland 19-19
Scotland vs Samoa 14-19
USA vs Australia 7-14

9th Place quarters 
Argentina vs Wales 31-5
Samoa vs Kenya 28-19
Spain vs South Korea 26-0
Canada vs Scotland 8.21pm

Cup Quarters
Fiji vs England 8.43pm
Australia vs Ireland 9.05pm
New Zealand vs France 9.27pm
South Africa vs USA 9.49pm 

Cup Semis 00.23

Cup Final 3.26am

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