Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) has announced advance ticket sales for this year's Safari 7s set for November 9-11 has commenced. The upcoming tournament, Africa's premier event, will be making a return to the RFUEA grounds for the first time since 2010.
Advance regular tickets will sell at Kshs 500 on Friday (flat rate for all sections) and Kshs 1,200 for Saturday and Sunday (each day). Advance VIP tickets will retail at Kshs 2,500 for each of the two days. Regular and VIP tickets at the gates will cost a little more; Kshs 1,500 and 2,000, respectively.
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Season tickets are also available and will cost Kshs 2,000 across all days (regular) and Kshs 4,500 for VIP. It does not apply for children who will be charged Kshs 500 each day. Tickets can be purchased from the portal tickets.diatec.co.ke
Safari Sevens is making a return after a one year break - called off last year due to electioneering in the country. This years edition was officially launched in August with KRU announcing a list of international teams had been invited.
After 2010 the tournement was held at the Nyayo Stadium for two years - 2011 and 2012 before moving on to the bigger Kasarani Stadium from 2013 to 2016.
Kenya 7s are the Safari 7s defending champions courtesy of their win in 2016 where they beat Samurai 38-21 at Kasarani Stadium.