Championship wrap: USIU, Machine suffer defeats
By Eric Njiru | Sat 02 Nov, 2019 20:16

2019/20 KRU Championship Cup entered matchday 2 on Saturday Nov 2 with all 12 teams in action; four picking home wins and two winning away.

Strathmore Leos registered their second win of the new campaign beating rivals Mean Machine 16-17 at UoN Grounds in one of the key matches on matchday 2.

Coastal sides South Coast Pirates and Mombasa RFC were all at Catholic University playing Simon Jawchire's Catholic Monks and Northern Suburbs respectively. Suburbs bagged a 33-7 win over Mombasa in the early kick-off.

Pirates lost 30-10 to Catholic Monks in the late kick-off.

USIU suffered another defeat, this time away to MMUST as they went down 15-3. Egerton Wasps lost 17-5 to Kisii RFC while UoE Trojans bagged a crucial 6-7 win over Eldoret RFC.

Championship Cup
Mean Machine 16 - Strathmore 17 
CUEA Monks 30 - SC Pirates 10 
N.Suburbs 33 - Mombasa 7 
MMUST 15 - USIU 3 
Kisii 17 - Egerton Wasps 5
Eldoret 6 - UOE 7

Week 3 fixtures
Strathmore Leos vs Catholic Monks
Mean Machine vs Northern Suburbs Cubs
South Coast Pirates vs Mombasa RFC
USIU vs Kisii
MMUST vs Eldoret
Egerton Wasps vs UoE Trojans

Eric Njiru
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