The Hippo's Rugby Club from the town of Dvokolwako proved too strong for everyone on Saturday when they walked away victors in the second Maganu 7's Rugby Tournament played at the Kwaluseni Sports Ground on Saturday.
To date the Swaziland Rugby Union have signed up twenty three schools to participate in the up and coming TOP16 U/19's 7's Rugby Tournament. Head of Schools Rugby Wilson Dlamini made the announcement yesterday at the Rugby Union offices. "The response from the schools has been really positive with twenty three schools contacting me and committing to playing in the tournament...
At the close of the SKRUM 7's rugby tournament played on Saturday December 1st at the Kwaluseni Sports Field, the captains and match officials all nominated Vondo's player Gcina Mthembu 'Player of the Tournament'. This was a great achievement for Gcina as he only started palying rugby in March 2012. Well done Gcina.
Four clubs turned out for the SKRUM World Aids Day 7's Rugby Tournament
The winners of the SKRUM 7's to be played on Saturday December 1st in Kwaluseni will receive SKRUM branded rugby jerseys as a part of their first prize. SKRUM Programme CEO Michael Collinson made the announcement today at the SKRUM offices. "The rugby kit supplier James Gilbert SA donated a number of rugby jerseys to the SKRUM Programme earlier in the year.
Saturday December 1st will see five local sides battle it out in the SKRUM National 7's Tournament. The tournament will be played at the university sports field in Kwaluseni. The five participating clubs are, The university team the Titan's, Vondo's from Malkerns, Scotianz Kings from SCOT, Hippo's from Dwokolwako and newly formed club the Stallions from Big Bend. The tournament kicks off at 9am.
The Vondo's Rugby Club from Malkerns lifted the winners trophy for the Inyeti 7's on Friday night. Tough opposition from the other three rugby clubs playing in this the first Inyeti for 2012 saw the Vondo's fight for every try. Surprise club on the night were the Hippo's from Dvokolwako who ran riot and shocked everyone.