KCB Rugby have announced the matchday squad that will tackle Menengai Oilers in a Kenya Cup encounter slated for KCB Sports Club on Saturday at 2:00 PM.
Darwin Mukidza starts at fullback and he is joined in the back three by Isaac Njoroge and Jacob Ojee on the right and left-wing respectively.
The midfield has Levy Amunga starting at the inside centre and Vincent Onyala at the outside centre. The halfback roles have been taken up by youngsters Samuel Asati and Johnstone Olindi who start together for the second consecutive time.
Rocky Aguko is at number eight with Steve Wamai and former Kenya 7s skipper Andrew Amonde starting as flankers. Nick Ongeri and Oliver Mang’eni are in the second row.
With skipper Curtis Lilako still absent, Patrick Ouko continues at tighthead prop with Oscar Simiyu and Griffin Musila also keeping their slots in the front row.
KCB have Michael Wanjala, Shaban Ahmed, James Ochieng among the substitutes. The bankers will be hoping to maintain their 100% win record against the Oilers and reach the final.
KCB Rugby: 1. Oscar Simiyu 2. Griffin Musila 3. Patrick Ouko 4. Nick Ongeri 5. Oliver Mang’eni 6. Steve Wamai 7. Andrew Amonde 8. Rocky Aguko 9. Samuel Asati 10. Johnstone Olindi 11. Jacob Ojee 12. Levy Amunga 13. Vincent Onyala 14. Isaac Njoroge 15. Darwin Mukidza
Replacements: 16. James Ochieng 17. George Gichure 18. Nelson Nyandat 19. Brian Munyali 20. Felix Ojoo 21. Michael Wanjala 22. Shaban Ahmed 23. Esau Otieno