The just concluded 37th edition of the Impala Floodlit will go down as one of the best, in the tournament’s illustrious history, not only for the action on the pitch, but by the sheer numbers it attracted over the three weekends, hope people were taking notes. What was even more exciting was watching this young… Continue reading Ten Players To Watch Out For After #Floodies2018
The Resolution Impala Saracens claimed their 7th Floodies title at the weekend after edging out defending champions KCB, 33-32 in a ‘thriller per minute’ final played at the Impala grounds. It was however the 3-peat champions, KCB that started off strongly, scoring within the opening 10 minutes from a rolling maul, with Mukidza converting for… Continue reading Impala Are Floodies Champions.
We finally have a name, rather we are experimenting with a new name, the Hecklers! In episode 6, we preview the Floodies finals weekend. Enjoy! P.S The Number 8 battle I am speaking about at around minute 7 is Gabriel Adero (Strathmore Leos) vs Steve Otieno (Homeboyz), watch out for that one.
As far as great rugby weekends go, this past one at the Floodies semi finals was one of the best I have witnessed in a very long while. The 6 matches on the cards at the Impala club had everything from edge of the seat stuff to the downright mind captivating action. From when the… Continue reading Floodies Dream XV – Round 2
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 Menengai Oilers claimed their first win in the fifteens version,… Continue reading Floodies Dream XV – Round 1
FINALLY a podcast episode..and 15s rugby! In episode 5, Marto and I preview the 35th edition of the Impala Floodlit Tournament, the only way we know how to. Tuonane Floodies!
KCB picked up their third Floodies title in a row at the weekend, beating hosts Impala 26-14 in a closely fought out final, despite what that score suggests. Schools Category. Laiser Hill Academy also successfully defended their school’s category title, after beating Ofafa Jericho 24-7 in the final. That Floodie title a feather in the… Continue reading Lions Grab Floodies 3-Peat
I can’t believe that its been two weeks already, can you? This weekend the 34th edition of the Impala Floodlit will be taking its final bow as we crown this year’s champions in the various categories. Schools The schools’ category will see the defending champions, Laiser Hill take on the immediate former champions, Ofafa Jericho… Continue reading Final Call For Floodies 2015
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 the quarter finals, if not better. Schools Laiser Hill’s quest… Continue reading Floodies Enters Semi Final Stage
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 the best rugby we’ll witness in a long time to… Continue reading Impala Grab Lime Light At Floodlit