The Kenya national Rugby Sevens team, Shujaa, will begin its 2019-2020 HSBC Sevens World Series season against South Africa, with the first leg in Dubai on Thursday.
Shujaa are in Group D of the Dubai Sevens alongside South Africa, England and Spain.
The first leg of the World Rugby Sevens series will run from 5-7th December, 2019.
The Kenyans will face off with their England opponents in their second pool match before ending the group stage with a clash against Spain.
Shujaa speedster Collins Injera, who picked up a shoulder injury during the October Safari Sevens, will miss the HSBC Sevens World Series.
Here is the full list of groups:
Pool A: Fiji, France, Argentina, Japan
Pool B: USA, Australia, Scotland, Ireland
Pool C: New Zealand, Samoa, Canada, Wales
Pool D: South Africa, England, Spain