Brazil end Kenya’s series qualification dream

Once again Kenya Lionesses dream to qualify for the World 7s Series has ended at the semifinal stage after a 17-5 loss to Brazil in match played on Friday morning.

Brazil started off strongly and were able to cross the white chalk at the second minute where Bianca Dos Santos Silva got unconverted try.

Janet Musindalo Okello levelled the scores by dotting an unconverted try for Kenya at the other end.

Silva restored Brazil lead for a 10-5 scoreline at halftime. In the closing half, Kenya were dealt a blow after Camilla Atieno was yellow carded for a repeated infringement.

Brazil took advantage of their numerical and scored Luiza Gonzalez Da Costa Campos. RC Kochan converted the try to send her side to 17-5 lead.

Last year Kenya lost to South Africa at the same stage.

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