The 18/19 Kenya Cup Last Four In Numbers

The league's top try/point scorer (Photo - Denis Acre Half)

After 17 match days, the race to the One Million Kenya Shillings prize that comes with the title of ‘2018/19 Kenya Cup Champion’ is now down to four teams. League leaders Kabras Sugar RFC alongside defending champions KCB booked their ticket to the last four after finishing within the top two positions at the end… Continue reading The 18/19 Kenya Cup Last Four In Numbers

It Is Finally Here…

Ladies and Gentlemen, it is finally here, the match that has been on everyone’s lips and keyboards since the Kenya Cup fixtures were released sometime in November 2018. Ladies and Gentlemen, it is finally time for Kabras vs KCB and if you are anything like me, you are glad that this fixture is here mainly… Continue reading It Is Finally Here…

There Is Something About This Final.

The Final.

For what seems like the umpteenth time, the now four time Kenya Cup finalists Kabras Sugar RFC are meeting KCB RFC in a final, this time the 2017/18 Kenya Cup final. Since the earlier’s promotion, the two sides have met in four finals, two in the Kenya Cup and two in the Enterprise cup, both… Continue reading There Is Something About This Final.

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

What Next, After Simbas Heart Break?

The human cyborg in action.

On Saturday afternoon, at the 79th minute mark, the scoreboard at the RFUEA read 29-27 in favour of Kenya against Germany. The Simbas were on course for a sixth straight home win under Jerome Paarwater. In the minutes leading up to this. the German’s had uncharacteristically missed a couple of penalties within striking range in… Continue reading What Next, After Simbas Heart Break?

Who Will Lift The 2017 Kenya Cup?

Match number 102 of the 2016/17 season, by far the biggest one, is finally here with us and despite the side shows, it promises to be a clash of epic proportions. On the afternoon of 22nd April 2017 at the KCB Ruaraka Sports club, the fate of two of the best sides in the land… Continue reading Who Will Lift The 2017 Kenya Cup?

Lions Outclass Wanyore

KCB in action against Nakuru the last time they met. (Photo: Midego Fotography)

The KCB Lions ended an eight year wait for a win against Nakuru at the Nakuru Athletic Club with a resounding 28-10 result at the weekend. Heading into match day 8, KCB had not beaten Nakuru at the NAC grounds for close to 8 years, their last triumph at the Suguta Valley coming in 2009.… Continue reading Lions Outclass Wanyore