Kenya Cup holders KCB have unleashed the squad that will be looking to stop leaders Kabras on Saturday at the Impala grounds in a 4 PM kick off.
Curtis Olago is not taking any chances, settling for a strong line up boasting of seasoned forwards in what promises to be a cracker of a match.
Oscar Simiyu, Peter Kaaria and Curtis Lilako will start at the frontrow. Francis Mwita is back in the second row to partner with Oliver Mangeni.
Andrew Amonde has shifted to the left flank pushing veteran Brian Nyikuli to the bench. The open side flank duties have been delegated to former Western Bulls and Kenyan Simbas skipper Davies Chenge.
Peter Waitere starts at number eight. Shaban Ahmed has dropped to the bench meaning Michael Wanjala will start alongside Ken Moseti at halfback.
The midfield duties have been handed to Brian Omondi and Peter Kilonzo while Stafford Abeka, and Kenya Simbas duo Tony Onyango and Darwin Mukidza fill the 14th and 15th position in the squad.
Moses Amusala, Samuel Asati, Isaac Njoroge, Griffin Musila are some of the names on the bench.
KCB have won seven of the last eight encounter with Kabras. The other clash ended in a 15-15 draw.
KCB1. Oscar Simiyu 2. Peter Kaaria 3. Curtis Olago 4. Francis Mwita 5. Oliver Mang’eni 6. Andrew Amonde 7. Davis Chenge 8. Peter Waitere 9. Michael Wanjala 10. Ken Moseti 11. Abeka Stafford 12. Brian Omondi 13. Peter Kilonzo 14. Tony Onyango. 15. Darwin Mukidza
Replacements 16. Griffim Musila 17. Moses Amusala 18. Nelson Nyandat
19. Ian Indimuli. 20. Brian Nyikulo 21. Samuel Asati 22. Shaban Ahmed
23. Isaac Njoroge
KCB II 1. MANNASEH ODUOR 2. JERRY OLOLA 3. GEORGE GICHURE 4. NICK ONGERI 5. CALVIN SULE 6. ELLY MUKAIZI 7. JAMES OCHIENG 8. ROCKY AGUKO 9. MARLIN MUKOLWE 10. STEPHEN OSUMBA 11. COLLINS WANJALA 12. ESAU OTIENO
13. GEORGE MARANGA 14. JEFF OKWATCH 15. ELPHAS ODUNGA
Replacements 16. GODFREY OTIENO
17. STEVE WAKAYA 18. BRIAN MUNYALI 19. DAN OTHIENO 20. EDWIN OTIENO 21. MIKE KIMWELE 22. ADRIAN OPONDO 23. JOSHUA MWANGI