Cheetahs crowned African champs – Nehanda Radio

By Petros Kausiyo and Eddie Chikamhi

Zimbabwe coach Gilbert Nyamutsamba was left purring yesterday after his Cheetahs defied odds and fought their way to be crowned the 2018 Africa Cup Sevens rugby champions in Monatsir, Tunisia.

Cheetahs crowned African champs HAIL THE KINGS . . . The Cheetahs celebrate with the Africa Cup after their triumph in Tunisia yesterday.

The Cheetahs upstaged African Sevens giants Kenya in 17-5 in the final at the Jemmal Stadium in Monatsir.

Yet Zimbabwe who only had three days to prepare for the tournament had been rank outsiders with Kenya and defending champions Uganda, always the favoruites to reach the final.

But there is something special about these Cheetahs especially when odds are seemingly staked against them.

They also had to overcome difficult…

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