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Kenya Cup 2019/20 kick-off, fixtures released
By Eric Njiru | Thu 03 Oct, 2019 21:10

The 2019/2020 Kenya Cup season kicks off on Saturday October 26, 2019 ahead of a 16-week run until March 28, 2020.

2019 Championship winners Kisumu RFC and runners up Western Bulls are promoted back to the Kenya Cup.

Pool A has champions KCB, Quins, Nakuru, Oilers, Homeboyz and Bulls as last season’s runners up Kabras headline pool B that has Mwamba, Impala, Nondies, Blad and Kisumu RFC.

The fixtures will run for nine consecutive weeks until Saturday 21st December after which we shall break for the Christmas holiday. This season has a total of 16 weeks before heading to the playoffs and final between 14 and April 4, 2020.

Pool matches will run till week 5 on November 23 with cross over matches set to begin in week 6 on 30 November until January 25. Return matches will follow.

First week of the 2019/20 sees some exciting fixtures lined up as Menengai Oilers host Top Fry Nakuru in the first edition of Nakuru derby of the season.

Ngong road sides will face each other as Homeboyz welcomes Quins and Impala heads to Nondies.

Returnees Kisumu RFC kick-off the season with a short trip to Kabras Sugar as Western Bulls visit champions KCB.

Blak Blad will be home to Mwamba RFC.

Kenya Cup 2019/20
Pool A:
KCB, Kenya Harlequin, Top Fry Nakuru, Menengai Oilers, Homeboyz, Western Bulls
Pool B: Kabras Sugar, Mwamba RFC, Impala Saracens, Nondies, Blak Blad, Kisumu

Kenya Cup week 1 Oct 26
KCB vs Western Bulls
Menengai Oilers vs Top Fry Nakuru
Homeboyz vs Quins
Kabras vs Kisumu
Nondies vs Impala
Blak Blad vs Mwamba

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Eric Njiru
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