The race for a place in the 2020/21 KRU Championship will enter the National Quarterfinal stage on Saturday with four matches lined-up.
Shamas Foundation will be welcoming Maseno University in the first national quarterfinals at KCB Sports Club starting 3PM. Maseno lost to CITAM Kisumu in the Western Nationwide league finals. Shamas, on the other hand, stayed unbeaten edging out Daystar Falcons 28-25 in a closely contested Nairobi Nationwide finals.
JKUAT back to the Rift
Rift Valley Champions and former Championship side Kitale will tackle another former Championship side JKUAT Cougars in the second quarterfinal clash at St Anthony Kitale. Kitale beat Kabarak University 30-9 a fortnight ago to reach the quarters.
JKUAT made it to this stage after they beat Embu 17-5 in Juja and they return to Rift Valley for the second time eyeing a win this time round.
TUM will make a long trip to Nakuru to play Kabarak University. The match is slated for Kabarak University Grounds.
Western Nationwide Champions CITAM Kisumu grabbed the hosting rights for the national quarterfinals after beating Maseno and they will entertain Daystar Falcons at Maseno University.
Championship Qualifiers Pairings
14th March 2020
Quarter-Finals Kick off 3PM
1.Shamas Foundation vs Maseno University- KCB Sports Club
2.Kitale RFC vs JKUAT- ST Anthony Kitale
3.Kabarak University vs TUM Marines- Kabarak University
4.CITAM Kisumu vs Daystar Falcons- Maseno University
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Nairobi Nationwide Final
Shamas Foundation 28-25 Daystar Falcons
Central Nationwide Final
JKUAT 17-5 Embu
Rift Valley Nationwide Final
Kitale 30-9 Kabarak University
Western Nationwide Final
Maseno University 10-15 CITAM Kisumu
Coast Nationwide Final
TUM 52-0 Malindi
1.Winner Q1 vs Winner Q4
2.Winner Q2 vs Winner Q3
Winner SF1 vs Winner SF2