Kenya Cup has announced the postponment of the KRU Championship clash pitting South Coast Pirates and USIU which was set for ST Joseph Ukunda on Saturday evening.
The postponement comes just three days after the death of USIU winger Derrick Obiero. Obiero died after on Tuesday while he was St Francis Hospital Kasarani.
The organizers will announce a new date for the clash next week.
“MATCH POSTPONEMENT – The SC Pirates vs usiurfc match has been moved to a later date that will be communicated later on in the coming week,” reads a statement by Kenya Cup.
“VENUE CHANGE – The Kisii Rugby vs Western Bulls match will be played at the Gusii Stadium,” the statement reads further.
Five matches will go on as planned with Mmust set to battle Kisumu at Mmust Grounds as Catholic Monks travels to Mombasa.
UoE will host Kitale at UoE Grounds while Ergeton welcome Ngong in Njoro, Nakuru.