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Kenya to host Barthes Cup until 2022
By Raga House | Tue 28 Jan, 2020 11:06

Rugby Africa announced the successful bid of Kenya Rugby to host the U20 Barthés Trophy, sponsored by Société Générale, for three consecutive years according to Kenya Rugby

The 2020 edition of the U20 Barthés Trophy will be held on April 19, 22 and 26 in Nairobi, Kenya. 

"The Kenya Rugby Union and the entire Kenyan people are thrilled by the excellent news from Rugby Africa awarding Kenya the Barthes U20 Trophy hosting rights for the next three years," states Kenya Rugby Union Chairman Oduor Gangla.
Kenya staged the competition in 2019 going on to win it and qualify for World Junior Trophy that was held in Brazil.

The Barthés Trophy is the only junior tournament in Africa and 8 national U20 teams compete for the title. Participating teams in 2020 (in order of the current ranking): Kenya, Namibia, Senegal, Madagascar, Tunisia, Zimbabwe, Côte d'Ivoire, Zambia.

Pool A:
Kenya
Madagascar
Tunisia
Zambia
 
Pool B:
Namibia
Senegal
Zimbabwe
Côte d'Ivoire
 
Match Schedule:
 
April 19, 2020
M1: KEN vs ZAM
M2: MAD vs TUN
M3: NAM vs CIV
M4: SEN vs ZIM
 
April 22, 2020
M5: Loser M1 vs Loser M2
M6: Loser M3 vs Loser M4
M7: Winner M1 vs Winner M2
M8: Winner M3 vs Winner M4
 
April 26, 2020
M9: A4 vs B4
M10: A3 vs B3
M11: A2 vs B2
M12: A1 vs B1

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