Blad outwit Machine as Homeboyz suffer in hands of Quins

KU’s Blak Blad downed arch-rivals Mean Machine 32-19 a in thrilling Kenya Cup matchday three clash staged on 1st December 
Mean Machine were looking forward to replicating their fine run as they had previously plummed Blad 15-12 in a recent Varsity Cup final in the preseason. Blad had suffered two astraight losses from the past two rounds of Kenya Cup action, the recent one a 37-10 to Kabras while Mean Machine had one win and one loss.
Blad had the opening try through Archadius Khwesa as Machine responded with an unconverted try before Blad’s as Allan Ominde slotted two penalties. Machine added another converted try as Ominde slotted another penalty putting Blad ahead 14-12 at halftime.
Steve Biko crossed over for Blad’s first try in the second half as Ominde slotted two more penalties. Khwesa bagged his brace with Ominde adding the extras. Machine crossed over for a converted try but was good enough to down Michael ‘Tank’ Otieno’s resilient side making scores 32-19 after the final whistle.
At the RFUEA Grounds,  Alex Olaba bagged a  treeble while Ugandan imports Jasper Onen and Aaron Ofoywroth, Aluda Beda scored too as Quins handed Homeboyz a 35-15 defeat.
Mean Machine Squad: 1. Reuben Oroko 2. Adam Mugo 3. Ian Wando 4. Shadon Munoko 5. Dominic Mogendi 6. Brian Marube 7. Henry Rabach 8. Aron Otieno 9. Marvin Karungii 10. Bruce Odhiambo 11. Yazmin  Otachi 12. Maurice Murimi 13. Edwin Waithaka 14. Alfred Orege 15. Eric Muthama
Replacements: 16. James Odour 17. Ken Mutuku 18. Paul Ekirapa 19. Brian Koina 20. Ken Kanyi 21. Antony Obonyo 22. Festus Shiasi 23.Dennis Nyongesa
Blak Blad Squad: 1.Hezron Seru 2.Givens Onyango 3.Felix Omondi 4.Biko Steve 5.Brave mukoro 6.Litali Humphrey 7.Wesley Kidinga 8.Ian Obukwa (C) 9.Dennis Mutethia 10.Bryon Ogada 11.Ted Okal 12.David Odhiambo 13.Clain Netto 14.Archadias Khwesa 15.Allan Ominde
Replacements: 16.Mutoka Edwin 17.Collins Obure 18. Kalvin nyausi 19.Joshua Givan 20.Dennis Odhiambo 21.Douglas Sifuna 22.Obala John 23.Brian Kadengea

Most Popular

To Top