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Varsity League: Bonus wins for Machine, Blad
By Eric Njiru | Sat 06 Oct, 2018 17:45

Kenya Cup sides Mean Machine and Blak Blad picked bonus wins in the second round of the Varsity League on Saturday October 6, 2018 at Catholic University.

Blad of Kenyatta University hammered Coast nationwide side TUM Marines 29-0 while Mean Machine of University of Nairobi were 31-0 winners over Nairobi nationwide side TUK Mustangz.

Machine scored four tries, two of which were converted to bag five points while Blad went over four times with three conversions. 

Fullback Kelvin Gathu, winger Ryan Ario, eighth-man Humphrey Litali and centre Stormy Odhiambo touched down for Blad with fly-half Lionel Ajeliti adding the conversions.

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Aaron Otieno continued with his fine form for Machine this time round going over twice as captain of the day Malvin Thairu, WIlfred Oyosi and Alfred Orege also got on the scoresheet for Machine. Festus Shiasi converted three tries for Machine with the rest going wide. 

Varsity League moves to Kenyatta University on October 13 for the last round of pool matches when JKUAT will play TUM Marines, UoE take on TUK, Mean Machine play Catholic Monks and Blak Blad take on Egerton Wasps. 

After the KU leg, top two teams will qualify for cup semis which will be played at Egerton Wasps on Saturday October 20 ahead of the final at UoN a week later.

Matchday 2: October 6, 2018 at CUEA Grounds

Catholic Monks 23 UoE  6
Egerton Wasps 8 JKUAT 5
Blak Blad 29 TUM Marines 0
Mean Machine 31 TUK 0

Pool A Standings

1.Blak Blad 9
2.Egerton Wasps 8
3.TUM Marines 2
4.JKUAT 2

Pool B Standings
1.Catholic Monks 9
2.Mean Machine 9
3.UoE Trojans 1
4.TUK 

Matchday 3: October 13, 2018 at KU 

10am: UoE vs TUK 
12pm: JKUAT vs TUM Marines 
2pm: Mean Machine vs Catholic Monks 
4pm: Blad vs Egerton Wasps 

Matchday 1 results 

Catholic Monks 44 TUK 14
Egerton Wasps 12 TUM Marines 11
Mean Machine 27 UOE Trojans 18
Blad 23 JKUAT 14

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