The Impala Ladies are the winners of the second leg of the KRU Women’s Festival at the KCB Sports Club Ruaraka beating Mwamba 15-5. In the semifinals, Mwamba and Nakuru drew 0-0 at full time while Impala and Homeboyz drew 5-5 at full time. Both semifinals then proceeded to kick in drop goals: Mwamba beating Top Fry Nakuru ladies 4-3 while Impala ladies beat Menengai Cream Homeboyz 3-2.

In the third and fourth match, Homeboyz beat Nakuru 10-0 scoring a try in each half.

Semifinals

Northern Suburbs dropped to the ranking semifinal where they finished fifth after beating Kisumu Rugby 10-0, proceeded to the final where they beat Shamas Rugby Foundation 14-5. Shamas had earlier beaten Comras 41-0 in the second ranking semifinal.

Kisumu wrapped up their Festival campaign in the seventh position when they saw off Comras 7-0.

Pool Matches

Top Fry Nakuru ladies, Menengai Cream Homeboyz and Impala ladies went unbeaten in their pool matches. Nakuru hammering Comras 51-0 and later beating Shamas Rugby Foundation 15-0 in the pool A matches, Impala ladies beat Kisumu Rugby 36-0 and Mwamba 17-5 securing themselves a slot in the cup semis. Homeboyz did not let any try scoring opportunity evade them as they registered an emphatic 52-0 win over Kenyatta University’s Bladbabes before wrapping up their Pool matches with a 19-0 win over hosts, Northern Suburbs.

The three sides proceeded to the Cup semifinals and were joined by Mwamba who was the best loser. Northern Suburbs lost 0-19 to Homeboyz and dropped to the ranking semifinals and were joined by Kisumu Rugby, Shamas Rugby Foundation and Comras. Bladbabes finished ninth overall.

Pool Matches scores

M1: Comras 0 – Shamas 29

M2: Mwamba 31 – Kisumu 0

M3: N. Suburbs 34 – Bladbabes 0

M4: Nakuru 51 – Comras 0

M5: Impala 36 – Kisumu 0

M6: Homeboyz 52 – Bladbabes 0

M7: Nakuru 15 – Shamas 0

M8: Impala 17 – Mwamba 5

M9: Homeboyz 19 – N. Suburbs 0

Ranking Semifinals
Northern Suburbs 10- Kisumu 0
Shamas 41 – Comras 0
Cup Semifinals
Impala 4 – Homeboyz 3 (Drop Goals)
Mwamba 3 – Nakuru 2 (Drop Goals)

Ranking 7th/8th
Kisumu 7 – Comras 0
Ranking 5th/6th
Northern Suburbs 14 – Shamas 5
3rd/4th
Homeboyz 10 – Nakuru 0
Cup Final
Impala 15 – Mwamba 5

Overall Festival II ranking

  1. Impala
  2. Mwamba
  3. Homeboyz
  4. Nakuru
  5. N. Suburbs
  6. Shamas
  7. Kisumu
  8. Comras
  9. Blakblad
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