Captain Phildephia Olando scored a hat trick as Lionesses, the national rugby 15s team whipped their Ugandan side She Cranes at the Elgon Cup match played today at the Kisumu Mamboleo Showground.
The Felix Oloo led side thrashed Uganda 42-13 to seal in a repeat of the 2015 encounter as they lead the first leg victory ahead of return leg in a week’s time.
The match was the curtain raiser for men’s encounter between Kenya Simbas and The Uganda Cranes.
Capilising on a sin bin, Kenya capilised on the deficit to land the opening try courtesy Grace Adhiambo with Irene Atieno missing a conversion.
But Olando added her try with Atieno shooting between the posts for a 12-0. Leading by example, Olando grabbed a brace