Five Things That Won KCB Their 7th Kenya Cup Title

The 2018/19 Kenya Cup Champions! (Photo - Midego Fotography)

This past weekend, the KCB Lions made it three Kenya cup titles in a row, in front of a packed Kakamega show grounds, as they beat Kabras Sugar RFC 23-15, to take their total tally of Kenya cup titles to Seven. This was the fourth time these two were meeting at this stage, the first… Continue reading Five Things That Won KCB Their 7th Kenya Cup Title

Can Kabras Finish The Job?

Five seasons, one Kenya cup title, countless wins later, the question on everyone’s minds when Kabras lines up at the forest to take on KCB in the million shilling match, will be, can Kabras finally finish the job? It has been five fantastic seasons at the top flight so far for the sugar men, in… Continue reading Can Kabras Finish The Job?

A Word From The Captains…

Peter Misango

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 shot at Kenya cup but these are the moments we… Continue reading A Word From The Captains…

The Best XV of 2017.

This place... (Photo - Lens Eye Images)

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 Simbas campaign that could have been our stepping stone to… Continue reading The Best XV of 2017.

Kenya vs Hong Kong 2nd Test Player Ratings

Mukidza under the attention of a Hong Kong defender (Photo - Tusker)

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 have seen in a calendar year), claiming 3 wins, 2… Continue reading Kenya vs Hong Kong 2nd Test Player Ratings

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 Menengai Oilers claimed their first win in the fifteens version,… Continue reading Floodies Dream XV – Round 1

The Kenya Cup Dream XV

Who do you pick?

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 15’s rugby the country has to offer. During that period… Continue reading The Kenya Cup Dream XV

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 this period, the music would slow down, the lights dimmed,… Continue reading Shika Shika Time

Floodies Enters Semi Final Stage

Nato Simiyu on his way to the line against Quins.

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