Kenya Cup holders KCB have made five changes to the starting squad for their second match of the season against Kenya Harlequins slated for RFUEA Grounds at 3:00 PM.
Griffin Musila, Curtis Lilako who started last weekend in their 24-16 win over Strathmore have been named on the bench while Oliver Mang’eni, Shaban Ahmed and Esau Otieno are absent.
There is a positional switch where Geoffrey Okwatch has moved to the right wing while Isaac Njoroge has taken his place on the leftside.
Darwin Mukidza gets first start of the season filling Otieno’s gap. The central positions are unchanged with Brian Omondi and Peter Kilonzo partnering once again in the midfield.
Samuel Asati keeps the number nine jersey while Stephen Osumba has been introduced at fly-half filling the slot which was held by Ahmed last weekend.
Peter Waitere and Andrew Amonde maintain their positions with Steve Wamai coming in to fill the void left by Davis Chenge who has moved to the second row. Chenge will play alongside Francis Mwita. Derrick Juma and George Asina have joined Oscar Simiyu in the front-row.
Michael Wanjala, Levy Amunga, Martin Owilla and Cabrice Muhanga are on the bench.
KCB: 1.Oscar Simiyu 2.George Asin 3. Derrick Juma 4.Francis Mwita 5.Davis Chenge 6.Andrew Amonde 8.Steve Wamai 8.Peter Waitere 9.Samuel Asati 10.Stephen Osumba 11. Isaac Njoroge 12.Brian Omondi 13.Peter Kilonzo 14.Geoffrey Okwatch 15. Darwin Mukidza
Replacements:16 Griffin Musila 17.Patrick Ouko 18. Curtis Lilako 19. Martin Owilla, 20. Felix Ojoo 21.Michael Wanjala 22.Levy Amunga 23. Cabrice Muhanga