The Simbas are now ready to lock horns with Uganda’s Rugby Cranes.
Backrow Joshua Chisanga and fly half Isaac Adimo are the two new players who will be in the starting lineup as Kenny Andola, Brad Owako and Steve ‘Security’ Otieno get their ways to the team for the first time. The latter three will however start off the bench.
Notable absentees in the team are Biko Adema, Kelvin Masai and Martin Owila.
Starting: 15. Tony Opondo, 14. Darwin Mukidza (captain), 13. David Ambunya, 12. Patrice Agunda, 11. Jacob Ojee, 10. Isaac Adimo, 9. Samson Onsomu, 1. Moses Amusala, 2. Peter Karia, 3. Dennis Karani, 4. Simon Muniafu, 5. Oliver Mang’eni, 6. Eric Kerre, 7. Davis Chenge and 8. Joshua Chisanga.
Replacements 16. Philip Ikambili, 17. James Kubasu, 18. Curtis Lilako, 19. George Nyambua, 20. Steve Otieno, 21. Kenny Andola, 22. Brad Owako and 23. Leo Seje.