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Mavala set for Quins debut against Kabras
By Eric Njiru | Fri 19 Mar, 2021 09:05

After beating Impala Saracens 20-27, Kenya Harlequin return home against Kabras Sugar in search of back to back win as the Kenya Cup 2021 season enters matchday IV on Saturday, March 20.

Quins make five backline changes with winger Mark Wandetto and centre Leroy Kamau the only survivors from the side that beat Impala.

Fullback Brian Oyando, centre James McGreevy, winger Dennis Otieno, fly-half Isaac Wafula and scrum-half Dominic Osino replace Lyle Asiligwa, David AmbunyaBrian Oyando, Evin Asena and Xavier Kipngetich respectively.

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There are also five forward line changes as hooker Boniface Ochieng, lock Hillary Baraza and Roxy Dan Suci, back row Kevin Angote and eighth-man Joshua Chisanga return for Brian Waraba, Michael Onsando, Wilson Kopondo, Patrice Agunda and Kevin Angote respectively.

Former Homeboyz captain Emmanuel Mavala is set to make his Quins debut from the bench.

Kabras Sugar are second heading to matchday four on 10 points but having played fewer matches while Quins are sixth on seven points having played the maximum number of matches.

TEAM NEWS:
Kenya Harlequin: 
15. Brian Oyando 14. Mark Wandetto 13. James McGreevy – VC 12. Leroy Kamau 11. Dennis Otieno 10. Isaac Wafula 9. Dominic Osino 1. Elisha Koronya – C 2. Boniface Ochieng 3. Ayub Kimutai 4. Hillary Baraza 5. Roxy Dan Suchi 6. Kevin Angote 7. Edward Shitanda 8. Joshua Chisanga

Finishers: 16. Philip Ikambili 17. Wilhite Mususi 18. Melvin Thairu 19. Emmanuel Mavala* 20. Mark Mongo 21. Evin Asena 22. Michael Habashi 23. Pius Shiundu


Kabras Sugar:  15. Felix Ayange 14. Derrick Ashiundu 13. Bryceson Egesa 12. Walter Okoth 11. Alfred Orege 10. Ntabeni Dukisa 9. Brian Tanga 1. Ephraim Oduor 2. Eugene Sifuna 3. Asuman Mugerwa 4. Hillary Odhiambo 5. Brian Juma 6. Dan Sikuta 7. George Nyambua 8. Jeanson Misoga

Finishers: 16. Max Adaka 17. Joseph Odero 18. Victor Were 19. Kevin Wekesa 20. Aaron Otieno 21.Dan Angwech 22. Timoci Senaite 23. Jone Kubu

Eric Njiru
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