Eighth-man Barry Opondo leads Egerton Wasps against Mean Machine in a postponed Championship clash(from week 9) on Wednesday Feb 5, 2020 in Njoro, Egerton University.
Wasps have Leon Nyang at fullback, a midfield combination of Emmanuel Walela and Patrick Kamau while Jack Naphtali and John Oloo are on the wings.
The likes of Oscar Isoi, Alex Chacha, Hamza Seif could only make the bench.
Captain and Fly-half Festus Shiasi will hope his Mean Machine side bounce back to winning ways after narrowly losing to Strathmore Leos last weekend.
Reuben Oroko joins Adam Mugo and Collins Otieno at the frontrow with Stephen Okwiri, Ben mwangi and Ian Wando set to come from the bench.
Eric Muthama starts at fullback, Wilber Jones and Shiasi as halfback, Adam Nyamweya and Johnmark Akwiti on the wing while the backrow has Zack Ondijo, Cornell Omondi and Daniel Oluoch.
Machine sit third on 40 points, 14 behind MMUST on occupy second place. They are further 21 adrift of leaders Strathmore Leos.
Egerton are fifth on 27 points, one point above South Coast Pirates who occupy the last playoff slot.
15.Leon Nyang 14.Jack Naphtali 13.Emmanuel Walela 12.Patrick Kamau 11.John Oloo 10.Calvin Kiprono 9.Edwin Kimutai 1.Caleb Malemo 2.Elly Bosire 3.Martin Muthengi 4.Maurice Achola 5.Dennis Njagi 6.Enos Musakali 7.Raphex Oyugi 8.Barry Opondo(c)
16.Oscar Isoi 17.Winston Kombo 18.Alex Chacha 19.Kelvin Jomo 20.Kelvin Kairu 21.Mujid Kihima 22.Hamza Seif 23.Nramwel Omwangu 24.Gilbert Onsare 25.Solomon Rabin
15.Erick Muthama 14.Adam Nyamweya 13.Bruce Odhiambo 12.Raymond Ekutu 11.Johnmark Akwiti 10.Festus Shiasi 9.Wilber Jones 1.Reuben Oroko 2.Adam Mugo 3.Collins Otieno 4.Mike Oduor 5.James Oluoch 6.Zack Ondijo 7.Cornell Omondi 8.Daniel Oluoch
16.Stephen Okwiri 17.Ben Mwangi 18.Ian Wando 19.Brian Omondi 20.Dominic Mugendi 21.Antony Abonyo 22.Simon Kahiga 23.Edward Waithaka