Kisumu RFC banking on the promise of youth

Kisumu Rugby Football Club are not suffering any sense of panic after last weekend’s 53-3 defeat to Homeboyz, the lakeside team has managed only one win and endured 6 defeats. Head Coach Brian Makalam acknowledges the fact that they are way below the standings and work is in progress.

MMUST Lifts KUSA 7s Trophy

By Edwin Ngesa The fourth leg of the KUSA 7s tournament was held in Moi University and it was Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology who had the last laugh as they lifted the trophy. The tournament, which brought together 11 universities, was held from 29th through to 30th June.

Something special for fans as Kisumu hosts Elgon Cup

Via Michael Kwambo Saturday will be more than just rugby when eternal rivals and next door neighbors Kenya and Uganda face off in the Elgon Cup, arguably Africa's most anticipated rugby rivalry. There will be plenty of treats in store for the thousands of fans expected to troop into the Mamboleo Showgrounds

Lady Cranes squad to face Lionesses in Kisumu announced

Via Michael Kwambo Uganda have named their squad for Saturday's Women Elgon Cup fixture against Kenya at the Mamboleo Showground in Kisumu City.  The squad is captained by Winnie Atyang with Peace Lekuru serving as the assistant captain. This match, which will serve as a curtain raiser to the Men's fixture between

Uganda name their Elgon Cup traveling party

Via Michael kwambo Uganda's Rugby Cranes have named their 23 man squad for Saturday's Elgon Cup first leg clash away to the Kenya Simbas at Kisumu's Mamboleo Showground. The squad includes seven Kenya based players namely the Kenya Harlequins trio of Aaron Ofoyrwoth, Daudi Semwami and Adrian Kasito, Kabras Sugar's Asuman Mugerwa

Elgon Cup kickoff times confirmed

Via Michael Kwambo The Kenya Lionesses will get next weekend’s Elgon Cup first leg action underway when they play against Uganda’s Lady Cranes in the women’s fixture which kicks off at 1.30pm at the Mamboleo Showground in Kisumu. This match will pave the way for the clash between the Kenyan and Ugandan

Kisumu’s Knight Otwoma makes Elgon Cup provisional squad

Via Michael Kwambo Kisumu’s Knight Otwoma has been named in the provisional Kenya Lionesses squad that is in training for the Elgon Cup home fixture against Uganda’s Lady Cranes on Saturday 22 June 2019. Otwoma, a mainstay of the Kisumu RFC women’s team which featured in select rounds of the KRU Women’s

Kisumu heralds the return of Women’s Elgon Cup fixture

Via- Michael Kwambo First played in 2006, the Women’s Elgon Cup fixture returns for the first time since 2015 when logistical challenges led to this clash being shelved.  That four year hiatus comes to an end when Kenya and Uganda renew their rivalry in the longer version of the game at

Kisumu prepares to host historic Elgon Cup encounter

Via Michael Kwambo Saturday 22 June 2019 will be a historic date for the city of Kisumu and the game of rugby in Kenya when the Mamboleo Showground plays host to the first leg of the Elgon Cup, the traditional fixture played annually between Kenya and Uganda. It is historic as this

Kisumu RFC dispatch Monks to return to Kenya Cup

Kisumu RFC are back in Kenya Cup after edging Catholic Monks 14-11 in the Championship semis staged at CUEA Grounds on Saturday 11th. Kisumu though, needed a sudden death penalty by Lenny Obiero to dispatch the home side. The teams ended the normal 80 minutes tied at 11-11.