Kenya Ranked Tenth Ahead of Canada 2022 World 7s Series

Rugby captains
Rugby captains posing for a photo ahead of the HSBC Canada Sevens.

The 2022 World 7s Series continues with teams heading to Canada for the scheduled April 16 and 17 rugby meet.  

According to the latest report from World Rugby Sevens, Kenya is ranked tenth as South Africa lead.  

Shujaa finds themselves tenth after garnering a total of 36 points in five outings, picking only five points from their last contest in Singapore. 

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At the Canada 7s Vancouver series, Kenya has been teamed up with heavy hitters like Fiji, USA and England in pool A. 

South Africa tops the list with 98 points as Argentina and Australia tie at second with 83 points respectively. 

Fiji is ranked seventh with 46 points after making a long-awaited return to the World Series in Singapore. 

Another country that made a comeback at the Singapore 7s is New Zealand is ranked 15th with 19 points. 

USA has 67 points at number four while England is in position eight with 41 points.  

Other Countries in the top ten include Ireland (fifth), France (sixth) and Spain (ninth).  

Ahead of the series in Canada, South Africa has played the most Cup finals reaching this stage in four of the past six tournaments. 

South Africa won their first trophy in Canada in 2019 before claiming another win in 2021. However, in 2016 and 2017, they finished second.

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