KCB Rugby back and Kenya 15s assistant Captain Darwin Mukidza has been handed a start in Simbas squad that will face Germany in the first International test on Saturday 27 May at RFUEA grounds.
Mukidza will start at the open wing position and will partner with his fellow teammate Jacob Ojee and Homeboyz’s Tony Onyango at the back.
Biko Adema will be the fly half while Impala Saracens Scrumhalf Sam Onsumu will take up the number nine jersey.
Skipper Wilson Kopondo who missed the South African trip has been named as the lock alongside Simon Miniafu while KCB duo Moses Amusala and Peter Karia will lead the line together with Dennis Karani of Impala Saracens.
Eric Kerre and KCB lose forwards Davis Chenge and Martin Owila complete the starting line 15.
Philip Ikambili, Oscar Simiyu, Bramwel Mayaka, George Nyambua, Leo Seje have been named on the reserve list and are likely to make their debut in the Saturdays clash.
15.Tony Onyango (Menengai Cream Homeboyz), 14. Darwin Mukidza (KCB, Vice Captain), 13. David Ambunya (SportPesa Quins), 12. Patrice Agunda (SportPesa Quins), 11. Jacob Ojee (KCB), 10. Biko Adema (Nondescripts), 9. Samson Onsomu (Resolution Impala Saracens),
Forwards 1. Moses Amusala ( KCB), 2.Peter Karia (KCB), 3. Dennis Karani (Resolution Impala Saracens), 4. Wilson Kopondo (SportPesa Quins, Captain), 5. Simon Muniafu (Resolution Impala Saracens), 6.Eric Kerre (Resolution Impala Saracens), 7 Davis Chenge (KCB), 8. Martin Owila (KCB)
16. Philip Ikambili (Menengai Cream Homeboyz)17. Oscar Simiyu (KCB), 18. Bramwell Mayaka (Menengai Cream Homeboyz), 19. Oliver Mang’eni ( KCB), 20. George Nyambua (Kabras Sugar), 21. Kelvin Masai (Menengai Cream Homeboyz), 22. Leo Seje Owade (Resolution Impala Saracens), 23. Dennis Muhanji (SportPesa Quins)