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Championship: USIU stopped as Mombasa, Pirates lose on the road
By Eric Njiru | Sat 18 Jan, 2020 20:30

Strathmore Leos registered their 11th straight win in the 2019/20 KRU Championship season beating Eldoret RFC 17-36 in Eldoret on Saturday Jan 18, matchday 11.

Leos are the only unbeaten team in top flight rugby this season alongside KCB II who play in the ESS. That win means they stay top on 53 points, eight clear of second placed MMUST who saw off Catholic Monks 25-8.

Mean Machine, as they had promised, beat USIU 15-16 in Thika road to stay third on 35 points. 

Coast sides South Coast Pirates and Mombasa RFC lost 20-7 to UOE and 16-11 to Kisii respectively on the road. The other game played on matchday 11 saw Egerton Wasps beat Northern Suburbs 15-13.

Championship Cup

USIU * 15 Mean Machine 16
MMUST  25 * CUEA Monks  8
Kisii  16 Mombasa 11*
UOE 20 * SC Pirates 7
Egerton Wasps 15  N.Suburbs 13 *
Eldoret  17 Strathmore  36 *


Matchday 12, January 25th Fixtures

Mean Machine vs South Coast Pirates
Catholic Monks vs Mombasa
Northern Suburbs vs Strathmore Leos
MMUST vs Egerton Wasps
Kisii vs UoE
Eldoret vs USIU

Eric Njiru
Award-winning, bold, independent Rugby Journalist and Radio Presenter in Kenya, Southern Hemisphere. Experience in Match-Day Reporting, News and Interviews. Covering Kenya 7s around the World. Email: ericnjiru41@gmail.com +254726205521
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