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Kobs win Mileke 7s after dominating Pirates in final

Kobs scored five tries in the final to win the first ever Mileke 7s circuit, after dominating National defending Champions Black Pirates at Legends on Saturday evening.

Adrian Kasito started the onslaught for Kobs after he sold a dummy and found space in the middle to score the first Try. Aaron Jurua and Norbert Okeny also got in the first half action with a try each to send Kobs into a 15-00 half time lead.

It was Kasito and Okeny wgain who scored Kobs tries after the break, and a late fight from Desire Ayera saw the powerful forward ram his way over the whitewash for Pirates to save some dignity, seeing the game end 25-05 in favor of Kobs.

In a 7s series which has turned into a two horse abttle, Kobs lead the way with 3 wins (Mileke 7s, Buffalos 7s, Rujumba 7s) , while Pirates have just one (Buddu 7s), as we reach the half way mark of the Roke 7s series this 2019.

Pirates saw off Heathens 19-05 in the semis, for the third time this year, after William Nkore made a late full score to pocket all heathens hopes, while Norbert Okeny scored twice in the second half to see Kobs go over a stubborn Buffaloes side, winning 24-12.

The 7s calendar takes a fortnight’s break and will return with the Rhinos hosting Coronation 7s at Legends on 20th July 2019.

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