KCB have recalled Kenya 7s duo Johnstone Olindi and Andrew Amonde to starting line up ahead of the Kenya Cup date against Blak Blad scheduled for KCB Sports Club.
Brian Nyikuli gets first start of the season having played for the Eric Shirley Shield side at the start of the season. He takes care of the blind flank as Amonde starts on the open flank and Davis Chenge is the eighth main.
Michael Wanjala keeps his place at scrum-half as Olindi comes in at number 10. George Maranga also gets first start of the season where he will play alongside Brian Omondi in the midfield.
Mike Kimwele, Geoffrey Okwatch and Darwin Mukidza partner in the back three. Francis Mwita and Oliver Mangeni are in the second row and Oscar Simiyu, George Asin and Curtis Likalo lead the pack.
KCB will be seeking to start off strongly as they work toward the fourth straight Kenya Cup title.
Blakblad 15-20 KCB
KCB 70-16 Blak Blad
KCB 47-0 Blak Blad
Blak Blad 8-40 KCB
KCB 60-10 Blak Blad
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KCB: 1. Oscar Sorano 2. George Asin 3. Curtis Lilako(c) 4. Oliver Mang’eni 5. Francis Mwita 6. Brian Nyikuli 7. Andrew Amonde 8. Davis Chenge, 9. Michael Wanjala 10. Johnstone Olindi 11. Mike Kimwele 12. Brian Omondi 13. George Maranga 14. Geoffrey Okwatch 15. Darwin Mukidza
Replacements 16. James Ochieng 17. Moses Amusala 18. Derrick Juma 19. Martin Owilla 20. Felix Ojoo 21. Samuel Asati 22. Levy Amunga 23. Tony Onyango