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Nakuru change six ahead of Blad's visit
By Eric Njiru | Thu 12 Dec, 2019 21:14

Top Fry Nakuru seek to bounce back to winning ways when they host Blak Blad in the eighth round of the 2019/20 Kenya Cup on Sat Dec 14 at NAC.

Nakuru lost 33-22 to Nondies last weekend which sees them sit seventh with 15 points, four off cross-town rivals Menengai Oilers.

Head Coach Felix Oloo makes six changes from the side that lost to Nondies to try turn things up.

Second five-eighth Brian Kimani replaces Walter Okoth, scrum-half Antony Oyugi in for Jenkins Kipruto, prop Wycliffe Mwema in for Newton Okeyo locks Felix Okoth and Philip Awuor in for Ken Mwangi and Dan Githanga while Teddy Agutu makes way for Edwin Makori.

Halfbacks Don Aluoch and Duncan Abuyeka make up the bench alongside Bildad Morara who hopes to make an impact from the bench.

Blak Blad sit 11th with seven points, three clear of bottom placed Kisumu RFC ahead of the 3pm kick-off.

Top Fry Nakuru 
15. Collins Onyango 14. Gramwel Bunyasi 13. John Okoth 12. Brian Kimani 11. Hannington Wabwire 10. Fredrick Odongo 9. Antony Oyugi 1. John Mbugua 2. Emmanuel Mboya 3. Wycliffe mwema 4. Felix Okoth 5. Philip Awuor 6. Cassius omolo 7. Monate akuei 8. Edwin Makori.

16. Victor Watahi 17. Felix Omondi 18. Ezekiel Waitere 19. Ken Mwangi 20. Christopher Maina 21. Donald Aluoch 22. Duncan Abuyeka 23. Bildad Morara

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