September 01, 2021
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Kubu named in Kenya 7s squad

Fiji-born winger Jone Kubu has been named in Kenya's extended squad for the World Sevens Series which commences this month with the Vancouver 7s in Canada.

The 27-year-old Sawani villager has settled in Kenya after arriving with the Samurai Fiji Barracudas in 2014 for the Safari 7s tournament.

He made his debut for Kenya XVs this year at fullback and scored a couple of tries.

Kubu's Kabras teammates Derrick Ashihundu, Kevin Wekesa, Impala’s Edmund Anya, Strathmore Leos back Andrew Matoka, Nondies fullback Benson Salem are among the new inclusions in the squad which has 15 players who featured in the 2020 Olympics preparations.

By Reginald Chandar

 


 


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