Kenyan international Isaac Adimo starts at 10 in their Kenya Cup opener against Homeboyz on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, from 11am at Jamhuri Park.
Quins miss the Kangethe brothers who are ruled out with family commitments while the Ugandan internationals are away for Dubai 7s.
Skipper Patrice Agunda returns at inside centre as fellow Simbas international Dennis Muhanji starts on the left wing with Stanley Lunani being on the right side.
Former Strathmore Leos and Nondies prop John Okwara start at tight-head with Brian Obwaya, Tony Mutai and Lewis Okaka completing the tight five.
With Eden Agero away on national sevens duties, Kevin Njugi starts at nine with Lyle Asiligwa also yet to return.
Brian Beckham, Malcolm Onsando, Ronald Musajja and Frank Kalwale make the bench as Quins seek to start the season on a high.
The match day one clash will be played at 11 am “to allow both teams to release the players in good time to go be with their families as well as avert any unforeseen circumstances owing to the events of the day in the country,” said Quins team manager Jimmy Mnene.
1. Brian Obwaya 2. Edward Oseko 3. John Okwara 4. Tony Mutai 5. Lewis Olaka 6. Edward Shitanda 7. Peter Misango – VC 8. David Ahawo 9.Kevin Njugi 10. Isaac Adimo 11. Dennis Muhanji 12. Patrice Agunda – C 13. Max Theuri 14. Stanley Lunani 15. Eric Shikuku
16. Frank Kalwale 17. Dennis Muriithi 18. Paul Kioko 19. Malcolm Onsando 20. Ronald Musajja 21. Kevin Kimweli 22. Brian Beckham 23. Simeon Malaba