Menengai Oilers bagged the second win of the season after outwitting Blak Blad 24-13 in a Kenya Cup match staged at Kenyatta University Grounds.
Blak Blad opened the scores with a penalty from Allan Ominde while Oilers responded with two tries in a span eight minutes. The first try came from Derrick Mbaire while Francis Atiti added the second.
Stormy Odhiambo’s try saw the students reclaim the lead before Humphrey Litali’s got their second try. The Nakuru based side at the other end added their third try of the game.
At Ruaraka Grounds, KCB kept Kabras on toes after registering a convincing 49-6 win over Nakuru while Strathmore Leos ended their winless streak after beating Homeboyz 20-14.
The students took a 13- 0 lead before allowing the Deejays respond with two converted tries. A converted try in the final half would hand the side a win after eight matches of search.
Collated #KenyaCup FT scores (week 8)
KCB 49 – Top Fry Nakuru 6
Menengai Cream Homeboyz 14 – Strathmore 16
Nondescripts 17 – Mean Machine 3
Kabras 46 – Stanbic Mwamba 15
Resolution Impala 17 – Kenya Harlequins 37
BlakBlad 13 – Menengai Oilers * 24
— Kenya Cup (@TheKenyaCup) January 26, 2019
Blak Blad: 1.Givens Onyango 2.Edwin Mutoka 3.Felix Omondi 4.Brave Mukoro 5.Wesly Kidinga 6.Dennis Opiyo 7.Humphrey Litali 8.Ian Obukwa (C) 9.Dennis Mutethia 10.Byron Ogada 11.Ted Okal 12.Davis Odhiambo 13. Stormy Odhiambo 14.Klain Ongaki 15.Allan Ominde
Replacements: 16.Collins Obure 17.Dennis Sixo 18.Steve Ochieng 19.Kelvin Nyausi 20.Leroy Mbugua 21.Arthur Wanjohi 22.Douglas Sifuna 23.Archadius Khwesa
Oilers 1. Francis Atiti 2. Hillary Malweyi 3. Vincent Mwikali 4. Clinton Odhiambo 5. Chrispine Shitindo 6. Nickson Ochieng 7. Brian Ndirangu 8. Aziz Annan 9. Amos Onyinkwa 10. Moses Arara -c 11. Bildad Ogeta 12. Emman Okwako 13. Austin Sikutwa 14. Blastas Juma 15. Derrick Mbaire
Replacements: 16. Kevin Mukoyani 17. Mike Mare 18. Vincent Oduor 19. Edwin Korir 20. Ian Mwau 21. Andrew Odero 22 Abutali Wesonga* 23. Peter Wanjala.