Fixtures for the 2018 Africa Gold Cup which will double up as a qualifying campaign to the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan have been released.

The Kenya Simbas open their qualifying campaign with an away tie to Morrocco on 30 June,2018 before hosting Zimbabwe Sables a week later in Nairobi.

Jerome Paarwater’s charges will then play two more home matches against Uganda and Tunisia before winding up the qualifiers away to Namibia in Windhoek.

New Zealand’s All Blacks,South Africa and Italy lie in wait for the winner of the African qualifying campaign.

Kenya Simbas fixtures

23/6/2018 vs Morrocco-Away

30/6/2018 vs Zimbabwe-Home

7/7/2018 vs Uganda-Home

11/8/2018 vs Tunisia-Home

18/8/2018 vs Namibia-Away