Kabras have made nine changes to the starting squad ahead of the Kakamega Derby against newbies MMUST RFC which is slated for Kakamega Showground.
Ephraim Oduor, Eugene Sifuna, Brian Juma, Lawrence Buyachi, Jone Kubu, Paul Abuto, Johnstone Mawe and Malik Habil who started against Kenya Harlequins in the Charity Cup have been rested with Asuman Mugerwa dropping to the bench. The coach Mzingaye Nyathi has opted to start with Hillary Mwanjilwa, Max Adaka and Joseph Odero in the front-row.
Kevin Wekesa gets his first start in the place of Juma while Hillary Odhiambo has maintained his slot. Flankers George Nyambua and skipper Dan Sikuta will start alongside Jeanson Musoga who take the number eight role from veteran Lawrence Buyachi.
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Brian Tanga will continue operating at number nine as Ntabeni Dukisa returns to the squad. The midfield has Walter Okoth and Timoci Senaite while the wings will be manned by new signing Derrick Ashiundu who gets his first Kenya Cup start at Kabras and Alfred Orege. Felix Ayange will continue at fullback.
On the bench, the coach has new signings Teddy Akala and Aaron Adhanja. Valerian Tendwa and Bryceson Agesa who starred in the 2019/20 ESS season are set to make an appearances off the bench
Kabras squad: 1.Hillary Mwanjila, 2.Max Adaka , 3. Joseph Odero, 4.Kevin Wekesa 5.Hillary Odhiambo 6. C) Dan Sikuta 7.George Nyambua, 8. Jeason Musoga, 9. Brian Tanga, 10. Ntabeni Dukisa, 11. Derrick Ashiundu, 12. Walter Okoth, 13. Timoci Senaite, 14 Alfred Orege, 15 Felix Ayange.
Replacements: 16. Teddy Akala, 17 Asuman Mugerwa, 18. Victor Were, 19. Ben Onyango, 20.Aaron Adhanja, 21.Dan Angwech, 22.Valerian Tendwa, 23. Bryceson Agesa