Homeboyz rugby resurgence continued as they whipped winless Nakuru RFC 33-15 in a Kenya Cup match at Jamhuri Grounds on Saturday.
The visitors Nakuru, eyeing their first win of the season were quick off the blocks scoring a try through Gideon Mbithi. The hosts then responded with18 unanswered points that saw them lead 18-5 at halftime.
The Deejays first try came from Felix Odhiambo and Amon Wamalwa converted for a 7-5 lead. Wamalwa added a three pointer before converting Brian Mutugi’s try.
In the second half, Dan Githanga pulled back for Wanyore, landing a try that saw his side move to 10 points. Mohammed Omollo stretched the lead for the deejays with a penalty as the scores changed to 21-10.
Tom Maina joined the scoresheet with the third try for Homeboyz and Omollo converted for a 28-10 lead. Augustine Lugonzo came off the bench to score the final try for Homeboyz. The try saw his side earn a bonus point from the match.
Nakuru’s third try came later in the half with Edwin Anunda scoring for 33-15 full time score, Nakuru have lost four matches and drawn once.
Homeboyz: 1. Thomas Okidia, 2. Dan Kagwa, 3. Joseph Amalemba, 4. Roy Wesonga, 5. Felix Odhiambo, 6. Paul Akatch, 7. Philbert Mwanzo, 8 Tony Maina, 9 Michael Nyakundi, 10. Mohammed Omollo, 11. Leonard Mugaisi, 12. Jan Remke, 13. Brian Mutugi*, 14, John Kibii, 15. Amon Wamalwa
Replacements: 16. Bruce Shiemi, 17. Bevon Mutuma, 18. Elfas Etemesi, 19. William Diffu, 20. Patrick Mwakina, 21. Augustine Ligami, 22. Brian Ayimba, 23. Brian Ratila, 24 Brian Juma