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A Word From The Captains…

Ahead of the 2018/19 season, we caught up with the respective Kenya cup club captains and discussed their preparations, thoughts and expectations for the season. Hear it from the head horse’s mouth… We expect a very competitive season ahead as this will be our first

The Best XV of 2017.

The year 2017 will go down as one of the most memorable in recent times for more reasons than one. From nail biting league action in the second half of the 2016/17 season, to the most competitive sevens series in recent times and a Kenya

Kenya vs Hong Kong 2nd Test Player Ratings

The Kenya Simbas at the weekend wrapped up their 2017 series Home tests with a hard fought 43-34 loss to a well oiled Hong Kong side at the RFUEA grounds. This year the Simbas played 7 times at the RFUEA (probably the most matches we

Floodies Dream XV – Round 1

Turn to your neighbour and tell them…’Real Rugby is Back!’ And it made quite a return this past weekend at the annual Impala Floodlit tournament. In it’s 35th edition, Floodies did not fail to live up to expectations, straight from the Universities category, where the

The Kenya Cup Dream XV

The curtains have fallen, the dusts settled, mud and water puddles dried up, on what was the most exciting Kenya cup season we have seen in recent times. It is time to pick the dream team. Over 22 weeks, we have witnessed the best of

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Shika Shika Time

Back in the day, when guys used to go for Disco and not ‘dunda’ I am told that there used to be a period that they called ‘shika shika.’ A very crucial few hours during which the fate of your night was largely decided. During

Floodies Enters Semi Final Stage

Even before we fully soak in the experience that was the first weekend of the 2015 Floodies, the second is already here with us. With all the action now at the Impala Club, the semi final weekend is bound to be just as good as

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Impala Grab Lime Light At Floodlit

Not so long ago, I had christened a certain weekend ‘the holy grail of rugby weekends,’ in hind sight, I should have saved that description for this past weekend. What we saw over the weekend both locally and beyond our borders was probably some of

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Lima Tunisia

This Sunday at the RFUEA grounds, the Simbas will have one task at hand, to beat Tunisia, to Lima Tunisia. It will be a must win encounter for the side, if we are to maintain our hopes for the African title (given that results elsewhere

Nondies Stun Kabras on Match Day 9

A last minute Ben Nyambu try saw Nondies claim an 18-16 result at the Kakamega Show grounds against high flying Kabras. That win ended a worrying streak for the white shirts who had gone four games without a win. It was sweet victory for the