Former Kenya Cup side Eldoret RFC and their counterparts University of Eldoret side Trojans registered wins in the KRU Championships.
Making their return to the second tier, Eldoret RFC defeated Egerton Wasps 21-10 at the Uniersity of Eldoret grounds.
Following the win, they have moved from relegation zone.
Eldoret climbed to eighth as a result of Mombasa and Catholic Monks’ away defeats. Mombasa lost 79-12 to high flying Strathmore Leos while Catholic Monks went down 29-3 to Mean Machine.
now on 25 points, Catholic Monks are 10th on 23 while Mombasa RFC occupy the
first relegation position on 22 points.
Northern Suburbs beat South Coast Pirates 41-12 to move to fifth above Egerton Wasps and Pirates.
Next week’s matches will see Eldoret visit already relegated Kisii RFC, Catholic host playoff chasing Northern Suburbs and Mombasa RFC host Mean Machine.
KRU Championship Cup
- Northern Suburbs 41-12 South Coast Pirates
- MMUST 38-05 Kisii
- Strathmore Leos 79-12 Mombasa
- Mean Machine 29-03 CUEA Monks
- USIU 40-22 UOE
- Eldoret 21-10 Egerton Wasps