Kenya Cup champions Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) will be chasing to win the title back to back following the release the playing fixture for the 2019/2020.
KCB who beat Kabras Sugar to lift the title open the title chase against Kenya Harlequins, Nakuru, Oilers, Homeboyz and Western Bulls in pool A.
The finalists Kabras leads pool B that has Mwamba, Impala Saracens, Nondies, Blak Blad and Kisumu RFC.
Kisumu RFC and runners up Western Bulls are promoted back to the Kenya Cup.
Pool matches will run till week 5 on November 23 with cross over matches set to begin in week 6 on 30 November until January 25. Return matches will follow.
First week of the 2019/20 sees some exciting fixtures lined up as Menengai Oilers host Top Fry Nakuru in the first edition of Nakuru derby of the season.
Ngong road sides will face each other as Homeboyz welcomes Quins and Impala heads to Nondies.
Returnees Kisumu RFC kick-off the season with a short trip to Kabras Sugar as Western Bulls visit champions KCB.
Blak Blad will be home to Mwamba RFC.
Kenya Cup 2019/20
Pool A: KCB, Kenya Harlequin, Top Fry Nakuru, Menengai Oilers, Homeboyz, Western Bulls
Pool B: Kabras Sugar, Mwamba RFC, Impala Saracens, Nondies, Blak Blad, Kisumu
Kenya Cup week 1 Oct 26
KCB vs Western Bulls
1. Menengai Oilers vs Top Fry Nakuru
Homeboyz vs Quins
Kabras vs Kisumu
Nondies vs Impala
Blak Blad vs Mwamba
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