After a loss in Nakuru last weekend, Blak Blad has named it’s squad that will play Menengai oilers this weekend at the RFUEA grounds as they look to redeem themselves in the second match of the season.
The front row has remained intact with the trio of Humphrey Litali,Edwin Mutoka and Collins Obure holding the loose head prop,hooker and tight head roles respectively.
Jaika Lutta and Steve Ochieng will fill the second row positions while the base of the scrum is supported by Lowell Mwanika and Dennis Odhiambo.
Sheldon Kahi replaces Ian Obukwa at the tail of the scrum,the later moves to the midfield where the partners with Douglas Sifuna. The half back duo has regular Brian Wahinya and Lionel Ekesa. Allan Ominde will be missing in the open wing and is replaced by Ted Okal while Archadius Huku Khwesa holds on to the blind wing duties.
On the reserve bench is Arthur Wanjohi,Simon Lutta,Calvin Nyausi and Jared Ochieng.
Blakblad: 1. Humphrey Litoka 2. Edwin Mutoka 3. Collins Obure 4. Jaika Lutta 5.Steve Ochieng 6. Lowell Mwanika 7. Dennis Odhiambo 8. Sheldon Kahi 9.Brian Wahinya 10. Lionel Ekesa 11. Ted Okal 12. Ian Obukwa 13. Douglas Sifuna 14. Huku Khwesa 15. Kelvin Gathu
Replacements: 16.Morris Mutugi 17. Brian Kidake 18. Obat Kuke 19. Simon Lutta 20. Calvin Nyausi 21. Arthur Wanjohi 22 .David Ochieng 23. Jared Ochieng
Head coach : Williams Motto
Assistant Coach :Bernad Rotich