Dear Kenya Cup, it will be exactly 363 days since the last time we enjoyed each other’s company, since you toyed with my emotions, like only you can. On that afternoon of 29th day of February 2020, you served us with an enthralling 22 all draw between Homeboyz and KCB at the Jamuhuri Show grounds,… Continue reading Kenya Cup, While You Were Away…
If the 2019 Stanbic National Sevens Series was a marathon, we could say that the teams are now at the wall or ‘mile 22’ mark. Mile 22 (35 Kms) is widely believed to be the toughest point of a marathon, where your body almost gives up, this is where the winners are separated from the… Continue reading It Is Now or Never At The Christie 7s
Four legs down, two to go and we have the race to the 2019 Stanbic National sevens series title, that we have all been hoping for. After the Prinsloo sevens, the difference between the current leaders KCB and 5th placed Menengai Oilers is 11 points, the Lions hold a narrow three point lead over Mwamba,… Continue reading 5 Talking Points From The Prinsloo 7s
With three legs of the 2019 Stanbic National Sevens series, we feel that we have enough background data to try predict how the first division matches at Prinsloo will play out on day one. So here goes, also feel free to add your predictions in the comments section. 1. Northern Suburbs vs Stanbic Mwamba (Mwamba… Continue reading The 2019 Prinsloo 7s Match Predictor.
I am quickly running out of superlatives to describe these rugby weekends at the Stanbic Sevens Series, but I can safely say that the 2019 Dala sevens in Kisumu, has been by far the best one so far, I doubt that it can get any better. There is something about Kisumu, that is hard to… Continue reading 5 Talking Points From The 2019 Dala 7s
When Mwamba first announced that they will be hosting the 2019 Kabeberi sevens at the Kinoru stadium in Meru, I was excited for two reasons. That I would finally get to see the Kinoru Stadium and the fact that it is always great seeing the sport venturing into ‘uncharted territory,’ and the reception it gets.… Continue reading Five Talking Points From The Kabeberi 7s
Hosts Stanbic Mwamba ended their four year wait for a home title in style, after lifting the division one and two titles, at the Kinoru stadium in Meru. Kulabu and Vumbi (Mwamba’s second side), blew past all opposition over the two days in their respective divisions to finish the tournament without losing a single match.… Continue reading Mwamba Reign Supreme In Meru
After what seemed like an eternity, local rugby is back! The sevens caravan that is the Stanbic Bank National series, makes its first stop at the Bull ring for the, Kakamega sevens. The first leg of the sevens series, usually comes with a lot of excitement and expectation, how will the teams adapt to the… Continue reading Here Come The Sevens!
If the 2018/19 Kenya cup season was a long distance track race, then it can be said that we are into the final lap, the final two to be exact. With two game days to go, the race for the six play-off spots and league survival could not have been closer. With a maximum of… Continue reading We Are Into The Final Lap
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…