Kenya Cup week twelve round up
Kenya Rugby Union (KRU): The league has five weeks left before
we head into the playoffs on the 27th of April
Kenya, February 28, 2019/ -- Saturday 2nd March marks the
beginning of the Kenya Cup and Championship return leg matches.
That means that all the matches played on the 17th of
November will again be played this weekend.
The league has five weeks left before we head into the
playoffs on the 27th of April.
The Double Header matches will be at the KCB Sports Club
Resolution Impala Saracens registered an 18-15 win over
Kenyatta University’s Blakblad when they met at the Impala
Blakblad will definitely be looking to avenge this narrow
loss this weekend.
The second match at KCB sees Nondies face Menengai Cream
Nondies walked away with a 20-14 win over the DJz and if
their current form and performance is anything to go by, they
might just complete the double win.
Nakuru will host two matches:
The NAC will have Top Fry Nakuru RFC host Strathmore Leos
while the Menengai Oilers will face KCB at the ASK Nakuru
After their first loss of the season last weekend, Kabras
Sugar RFC will journey down to the Capital City for their duel
against Mean Machine at the University of Nairobi Grounds.
In their last meeting, Kabras handed Eschuma a 0-41 loss at
the Kakamega Showgrounds and will be looking to bounce back to
their winning ways.
"We need to work on our execution.
"We need to go back to the drawing board and work on our
defense and mindset as well.
"It is important for us to come well prepared for the match
against Mean Machine."- Kabras Head Coach, Henley Du Plesis.
Stanbic Mwamba hosts the Kenya Harlequins.
Their last meeting saw Kulabu chase a comeback late in the
second half but the Quin could have none of it ensuring they
secured their first win 29-26 at the RFUEA Grounds.
Confirmed #KenyaCup Week 12 Matches:
Blakblad vs Resolution Impala Saracens – 2:00pm KCB
Sports Club(Live Broadcast)
Nondies vs Menengai Cream Homeboyz – 4:00pm KCB Sports
Menengai Oilers vs KCB – 4:00pm, Nakuru ASK
Top Fry Nakuru vs Strathmore Leos – 4:00pm, NAC
Mean Machine vs Kabras Sugar RFC – 4:00pm, UoN
Stanbic Mwamba vs Kenya Harlequins – 4:00pm, KU
All teams to observe a minute of silence in honour of Richard
Tickets For The 2019 U20
Barthes Cup Being Held In Kenya Go On Sale
The tournament will have four teams: Namibia,
Tunisia, Kenya and Senegal battling it out for a chance to
represent Africa in the Junior World Rugby Trophy Championship
later in the year
NAIROBI, Kenya, February 27, 2019/ -- The Kenya Rugby Union
will host the 2019 Division 1A U20 Barthes Cup in Nairobi on the
1st to the 7th of April.
The tournament will have four teams: Namibia, Tunisia, Kenya
and Senegal battling it out for a chance to represent Africa in
the Junior World Rugby Trophy Championship later in the year.
Namibia were the overall champions in the 2018 Barthes Cup
based on a superior aggregate.
Tunisia who were the Northern Region Champions were second
while Kenya and Senegal finished third and fourth respectively.
On Thursday 4th April, Namibia will face Senegal in the
2:00pm match followed by Kenya vs Tunisia at 4:00pm.
The losers of the two matches will face each other in the
third and fourth fixture on Sunday 7th April at 2:00pm before
the Final between the two winners which will kick off at 4:00pm.