Kisumu are new Hockey Champions

Kisumu are new Hockey Champions

Kisumu are new Hockey Champions

Photo courtesy of Hockey Kenya

Kisumu Simba are the new National men hockey champions after beating defending Champions Kenya Police 2-1 in the finals played at the City Park on Sunday afternoon.

After a barren but exciting first half, Brian Musasia was the first to sound the boards for Police converting form a penalty corner in the 41st minute.

Former Kenyan International Zack Aura responded with a fine finish two minutes later before finishing off the job   in the 63rd minute for a 2-1 lead.

In the men’s National League finals, Kenyatta University emerged winners after defeating Parklands 5-3 during shootouts as both teams settled for a 1-1 score line at the end of regular time.

 KU scored as early as the 4th minute through Job Simiyu while Parklands equalized in the second half through Owen Owuor just seven minutes before the end of action.

 Telkom Orange won the women title after beating Strathmore in the finals.

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