Kenya automatically qualifies for Rugby World Cup in USA

The Kenya sevens rugby team will not have to go through a qualifier to participate for the 2018 rugby world cup sevens in San Francisco USA.This is after automatically qualifying for the tournament as a result of having reached the semi-finals of the last edition in Russia 2013.Kenya has booked its ticket along side defending champions New Zealand, Olympic champions Fiji and silver medalists England.
South Africa,France and Australia are also through to the competition due to their previous performances while USA will qualify as hosts.
The tournament will begin in July 2018.