Race For Kenya Cup Slots Reaches Final Hurdle

Egerton Wasps in past action against Kabarak University.

The four teams in the race for the coveted Kenya cup slots will meet their final hurdle this weekend as the Nationwide league enters it’s semi final stage. Thika RFC, the Egerton Wasps, Bungoma Sharks and Eldoret RFC are one step away from the top flight, with two tickets up for grabs. Rift Valley region… Continue reading Race For Kenya Cup Slots Reaches Final Hurdle

Bigger, Better Nationwide Kicks Off At The Weekend

Kick off (Photo - Ja)

Behind the shadows of the Kenya cup, lies the true bedrock of Kenya rugby, the Nationwide league. The 62 team league is set to kick off this Saturday with a total of 27 matches spread across the country. The 2014/15 league will see an additional 5 sides join the race to the Kenya cup, from… Continue reading Bigger, Better Nationwide Kicks Off At The Weekend

It Is The Monks And Kabras For Kenya Cup

Action from the Monks vs Kakamega (Photo : James Wahome)

The Catholic Monks and Kabras sugar booked their spots in next season’s top flight after wins in their respective Nationwide Semi-final matches. The Monks had an easier route to the Kenya Cup, winning 39-7 against Kakamega at their university grounds. Many had expected this one to be a close contest but the hosts were clearly… Continue reading It Is The Monks And Kabras For Kenya Cup

80 Minutes From The Kenya Cup

Action from past Nationwide Action

This weekend, eighty minutes is all that stands between four sides in the Nationwide and Kenya cup qualification.   The Catholic University Monks, Kabras RFC, Kakamega RFC and the Technical University of Kenya will be battling in the Nationwide Semi finals with the winners taking up the two slots available in the top flight. Catholic… Continue reading 80 Minutes From The Kenya Cup

Play Off Time In The Nationwide

This weekend will see two teams move closer to securing Kenya Cup qualification with the start of the National play offs in the Nationwide league. Eight sides will be battling for those two spots in the top flight, the Nairobi, Western and Rift valley conferences provide two teams each with one from the Coast and… Continue reading Play Off Time In The Nationwide

Nationwide Regional Play Offs Take Centre Stage

This weekend will see the start of the play of phase in the Nationwide leagues, at least in three of the five regions. Only the Nairobi and Western regions are yet to conclude their league phases. It had earlier been indicated that third tier sides from Kenya cup teams would not be considered for the… Continue reading Nationwide Regional Play Offs Take Centre Stage

Battle For Play Off Spots in Nationwide Heats Up

Daystar vs KEMU (Photo - Daystar)

The battle for the play off spots in the Nationwide leagues hits a crescendo in match day 10, with action in three of the five leagues coming to a close. Remember the quarter finals will be played between the top two sides from Nairobi, Rift Valley and Western regions and the top sides from Coast… Continue reading Battle For Play Off Spots in Nationwide Heats Up

Nondies Host Homeboyz in Match Day 3 Action

Big scores characterised the opening weekend of the 2013/14 fifteens season, with the second round of matches offering a bit of more respectable scores especially in the top flight. It’s anyone’s guess what the match day 3 has in store for us. The would be highlight of the weekend’s fixture, the Ngong road derby was… Continue reading Nondies Host Homeboyz in Match Day 3 Action

New Look Nationwide League Kicks Off

This weekend, 81 teams across the country will kick off their 15s campaign in the newly introduced three league format. The three leagues are namely the Nationwide, the Eric Shirley and the top flight Kenya Cup. We should perhaps take a minute and let that number sink in, 81, 57 of those will be in… Continue reading New Look Nationwide League Kicks Off