July 18, 2024

Kabras Rally to retain Enteprise Crown

Kabras Rally to retain Enteprise Crown
Kabras Celebrate win over KCB in Enteprise Cup /Photo courtesy of KRU

Also in a match played at the same venue on Saturday , Mombasa were crowned the New Nationwide Champions after their 31-16 win over JKUAT Cougars.

Kabras RFC on Saturday came from behind to beat Rivals KCB 27-30 in a result that saw them retain the Enterprise Cup at the RFUEA Grounds.

The thrilling match had KCB take a commanding lead in the opening half  with Darwin Mukidza first on the board with a 3-0 penalty score before Jacob Ojee touched down for an 8-0 stretch.

Another Fidel Maina Try and Mukidza’s penalty had KCB enjoying an 18-0 lead  but a change of game plan saw the Sugar men rally with impressive performances from Dan Sikuta and Valerian Tendwa pushing for an 18-7 break score.

 

In the end , it was The Sugar Men who had the last laugh putting up an  exciting second half  with Substitute backrow Lawrence Lumumba touching down at the death to condemn KCB to a trophyless season.

Earlier in the season, Kabras had defeated KCB 19-9 to retain the Kenya Cup  during the finals played in Kakamega in March.

Also in a match played at the same venue on Saturday , Mombasa were crowned the New Nationwide Champions after their 31-16 win over JKUAT Cougars.