National ladies rugby team Lionesses have been drawn in Pool ‘A’ of the HSBC Dubai Sevens series slated for 29th-30th of next month.
The team was invited for the second time to participate in the HSBC Women’s Sevens Series after they were crowned the Africa Women’s 7s Champions earlier this year.
They join Ireland, Russia and New Zealand in pool ‘A’. Pool ‘B’, brings together USA, the 2017 Dubai7s defending champions Australia, England and China while Pool ‘C’ pits Canada, France, Spain and Fiji.
The Lionesses under the tutelage of Kevin Wambua will be using these matches to prepare for 2019 HSBC World series qualifiers and the 2020 Olympics.