Saturday, February 2, 2013

Kenya beat South Africa in pulsating encounter

PHOTO | MARTY MELVILLE A general view shows the Westpac Stadium during the fourth leg of the IRB Rugby Sevens World Series in Wellington on February 1, 2013.

PHOTO | MARTY MELVILLE A general view shows the Westpac Stadium during the fourth leg of the IRB Rugby Sevens World Series in Wellington on February 1, 2013.  AFP

By NATION REPORTER [email protected]

Kenya recorded a 21-20 victory over South Africa in a pulsating main cup quarter final tie at the Wellington Sevens on Saturday to set up a semi final meeting with New Zealand who beat Australia 24-5 in their cup quarter final.

Kenya had trailed South Africa 7-15 at half time but managed to fight back and eventually led 21-20 shortly before the full time hooter.

More to follow.

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