Big win for Telkom as Kenya Hockey League Starts
Defending Champions Telkom Orange picked a 3-0 win over USIU on Sunday in Nairobi as the 2018 Kenya Hockey Union League kicked off at the City Park
File picture of previous match between Telkom and USIU at the City Park in Nairobi
Kenya national women hockey league defending champions Telkom commenced their title defence campaign with a 3-0 win over USIU-A as the Kenya Hockey Union league kicked off at the City Park in Nairobi last weekend.
The new league is expected to have a new look and has been designed to end in November.In the revamped league, the men’s league is expected to have three tiers that will include The Premier League, Super League and National League.
In a bid to attract more teams and increase competition the women’s league is also expected to have a Super League.
A total of 8 matches were played last weekend on Saturday and Sunday with the following results.
KU 0-0 Wolverines
Karate Axiom 0-0 JKUAT
Sikh Union 2-4 USIU
Strathmore 2-0 Parkroad Badgers
USIU 0-3 Telkom
UON 1-0 MMU
Sliders 0-2 Chase Amira
KCA Uni 2-1 Parklands