Gor Mahia silence newcomers Kariobangi Sharks
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Gor Mahia kicked off their 2017 SportPesa Premier League campaign in style by dismantling newcomers Kariobangi Sharks 3-1 in a match played at Thika Municipal Stadium on Sunday.
The battle of titans hype preceding the encounter turned into a wild dream for Kariobangi Sharks who could not keep up with the well drilled Gor Mahia
Harun Shakava headed in the opener in the 16th minute before Jean Baptiste tapped in a rebound to make it 2-0 five minutes to the breather.
Jacques Tusiyenge made it 3-0 in the 88nd minute to put the game beyond the newly promoted side famed for their well-passing game.
For their persistent efforts, Kariobangi Sharks got an extra time consolation through Martin Odongo who beat the offside trap before placing the ball past keeper Boniface Oluoch.
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