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Currie Cup: Kenya Simbas lose to Valke
By Raga House | Sat 09 Apr, 2022 22:18

The Simbas began their Currie Cup first division campaign with a 51-14 defeat to Valke at the Bosman Stadium in Johanesburg, South Africa on Saturday 9 April 2022. The first division is the second tier of the tournament.

They went into the interval trailing 32-0 before Samuel Asati touched down after the interval, Jone Kubu converting for a 32-7 score.

The Simbas, who are using the Currie Cup as part of their build up for the upcoming Rugby World Cup African qualifiers in France, would concede three more tries before Kubu converted Brian Tanga’s try.

Kenya Simbs play Zimbabwe Goshwaks on April 23. 

Simbas line up: 15. Darwin Mukidza, 14. Jacob Ojee, 13. Vincent Onyala, 12. John Okoth, 11. Derrick Ashiundu, 10. Jone Kubu, 9. Brian Tanga,1. Ian Njenga,2. Coleman Were, 3. Ephraim Oduor, 4. Brian Juma,5. Oliver Mang’eni, 6. George Nyambua,7. Daniel Sikuta, 8. Elkeans Musonye

Replacements: 16. Brian Waraba, 17. Edward Mwaura,18. Patrick Ouko,19. Shem Angugo, 20. Brian Amaitsa,21. Samuel Asati,22. Geoffrey Ominde,23. Timothy Omela

-KRU Media

Carling Currie Cup Fixtures
April 22: SWD Eagles vs Leopards

April 23: Simbas vs Zimbabwe Goshwaks
April 23: Valke vs Border Bulldogs
April 23: Boland Kavaliers vs Eastern Province 

April 30: Leopards vs Boland Kavaliers
April 30: Downtouch Griffons vs Simbas
April 30: Valke vs Black Lions
April 30: Eastern province vs Border Bulldogs

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