RugbyU: World Cup Africa qualifying results

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Uganda 47 Morocco 29

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Results of 2019 Rugby World Cup qualifying matches in Africa Saturday:

At Nairobi

Kenya 67 Tunisia 0

H-t: 40-0

Scorers

Kenya - Tries: Willy Ambaka (2), Davis Chenge, Andrew Chogo, Jacob Ojee, Alkens Musonye, Darwin Mukidza, Martin Owila (2), Peter Kaaria, Mohammed Omolo. Conversions: Mukidza (5), Omolo

Referee: Julien Castaignede (FRA)

At Kampala

Uganda 47 Morocco 29

H-t: 30-7

Scorers

Uganda - Tries: Pius Ogena (2), Michael Wokorach, Ivan Magomu, Solomon Okia. Conversions: Philip Wokorach (5). Penalties: Philip Wokorach (4)

Morocco - Tries: Abderrahim Lakhir, Houcine Amraoui, Samir Jnaoui, Karim Bouachi. Conversions: Naoufal el Kadli (3). Penalty: El Kadli

Referee: Rasta Rasivhenge (RSA)

Standings (played, won, drawn, lost, points scored, points conceded, bonus points, total)

Namibia   4 4 0 0 294  41 4 20

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Kenya     4 4 0 0 178  82 1 17

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Uganda    4 2 0 2 142 134 1  9

Tunisia   4 1 0 3  30 266 0  4

Zimbabwe  4 0 1 3 101 144 1  3

Morocco   4 0 1 3  83 161 1  3

Point allocation - 4: win, 2: draw, 1: losing by less than eight points or scoring at least three tries more than opponents

Fixtures

Aug 18

Uganda v Zimbabwe (1200 GMT), Namibia v Kenya (1400), Tunisia v Morocco (1600)

Note: team finishing first qualifies for Rugby World Cup in Japan; team finishing second goes into round-robin repechage tournament with Canada, Germany and Hong Kong in Marseille between November 11 and 23 and winners qualify