The Lions and the SDV Transami Cheetahs have declared their squads for the third place playoff match as the 10th edition of the Bamburi Rugby Super Series draws to a close on Saturday 2 June 2012 at Nairobi’s RFUEA Grounds.
Action between the Lions and Cheetahs from Match Day Three
The Lions, who pushed defending champions UAP Rhinos all the way, falling to a 20-19 semi final defeat at the RFUEA last weekend, have made four changes to last weekend’s starting line, bringing on Brian Otieno, Anthony Ogot, Chris Asego and Matthew Musita for Oliver Mang’eni, Dennis Mwanja,Lavin Asego who are rested for this tie and Patrick Oduong’ who starts off the bench.
The Cheetahs also make three changes to the starting fifteen who fell to a 25-0 defeat to Dimension Data Rwenzori in Kampala last weekend, bringing on Elisha Okello, Augustine Lugonzo and Ian Minjire on for Joseph Mutisya, Peter Ocholla who are rested for this tie and Oscar Ayodi who starts off the bench.
This match kicks off at 1.30 East African Time and will be televised live on Supersport 9 East.
Lions: 15. Matthew Musita, 14. Darwin Mukidza, 13. Fabian Olando, 12. Brian Omondi, 11.Collins Injera (captain), 10. Chris Asego, 9. Peter Mutai, 8.Edwin Machanje, 7.Anthony Ogot, 6.Ian Indimuli, 5.Brian Otieno, 4.Dan Sikuta, 3.Moses Amusala, 2.Salaton Muturi, 1.Curtlow Lilako Reserves :22. Mark Okwaro, 21. Patrick Oduong, 20. Collins Kimani, 19.Joseph Oriwo, 18.Brian Sagara, 17.Francis Akatu, 16.Joel Sang’
Cheetahs: 15.Vincent Mose, 14.Ian Minjire, 13.Tony Nyandigisi, 12.Kelvin Omiyo, 11.David Dinda, 10.Augustine Lugonzo, 9.Moses Kola, 8.Lawi Buyachi, 7.John Ouko, 6.Duncan Ekasi (captain), 5.Kevin Umbuge, 4.Ronnie Mwenesi, 3.Frank Ndong, 2.Elisha Okello, 1.Keith Kibira Reserves: 22.Oscar Ayodi, 21.Michael Mugo, 20. Steve Sakwa, 19.Polycarp Odhiambo,18.Davis Makori, 17.Ezekiel Chege, 16.Steve Juma