Nairobi, Thursday 24 January 2013
Quins II and KCB II are head and shoulders above the competition, having all but secured qualification to the semi finals with three matches to spare. Quins II are unbeaten in all their eight outings to date, having registered eight straight victories, garnering 37 points to top the table. They could clinch qualification when they host third placed Strathmore II in the Kenya Cup curtain raiser at the RFUEA Grounds.
Second placed KCB II, with seven wins and one loss from eight matches have 32 points. They face a tricky outing against fifth placed Nakuru II at the Nakuru Athletic Club while fourth placed Mwamba II are away to Blak Blad II looking to make the Eric Shirley Shield semis. Fifth placed Impala II are also in contention for a semi final berth and will look to emerge victorious when they play away to Kisumu II.
The other fixtures see Kakamega host Homeboyz II while Machine II play Nondies II.
Kakamega vs Homeboyz II 2pm Kakamega High
Mean Machine II vs Nondescripts II 2pm UON
Kisumu II vs Impala II 2pm Kisumu Polytechnic
Blakblad II vs Mwamba II 2pm Kenyatta University
Harlequins II vs Strathmore II RFUEA
Nakuru II vs KCB II 2pm NAC