The Simbas Squad Heading To Zambia For The #VictoriaCup Named

The Kenya Rugby Union confirms its participation in the 2019 Victoria Cup with the first fixtures being away matches against Zambia and Zimbabwe on the 27th July and 3rd August respectively.

The Simbas have been in session in June and July preparing for the just concluded Elgon Cup and the Victoria Cup. The team heads to Zambia on Wednesday 24th July ahead of their match against Zambia on Saturday kicking off at 4:30pm local time.

The Management has retained the winning squad that was on duty in Kampala for the Elgon Cup and they are the same 23 players who will be on duty in the Victoria Cup. The Simbas will then head to Zimbabwe for their clash against the defending Champions on 3rd August before jetting back home and continue preparations for the return legs scheduled for 24th August against Zambia and 21st September against Zimbabwe.

Position Surname Name Club Current Age
Loose Head Prop Simiyu Oscar KCB RC 23
Hooker Francombe Toby Nondies RFC 21
Tighthead Prop Thairu Melvin Kenya Harlequin FC 23
LH Lock Muniafu Simon Resolution Impala Saracens 23
TH Lock Onsando Malcolm Kenya Harlequin FC 24
Backrow/6 Amonde Andrew KCB RC 35
Backrow/7 Akuei Monate Top Fry Nakuru 21
Number 8 Musonye Elkeans Resolution Impala Saracens 24
Scrum half Onsomu Samson Resolution Impala Saracens 27
Flyhalf Kuka Charles USIU RFC 22
11 Odhiambo Billy Resolution Impala Saracens 23
Inside Centre Mungau Johnstone Kabras Sugar RFC 26
Outside Center Kilonzo Peter KCB RC 27
14 Ojee Jacob KCB RC 28
15 Odhiambo Anthony Resolution Impala Saracens 23
16 Musila Grifin KCB RC 24
17 Ouko Patrick KCB RC 28
18 Lilako Curtis KCB RC 29
19 Shem Joseph Resolution Impala Saracens 24
20 Oloo Fidel Nondies RFC 26
21 Wanjala Michael KCB RC 24
22 Tendwa Charles South Coast Pirates 21
23 Njoroge Isaac KCB RC 22
Average Age 25
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