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Rugby: Visiting Simbas put Cranes to the Sword to retain the Elgon Cup

Elgon Cup 2019 Return Leg: FT : Rugby Cranes 5-16 Kenyan Simbas

FT : Rugby Cranes 5 – 16 Simbas

Kenyan Simbas successfully defended their championship in the Elgon Cup after overturning their first leg loss to Uganda a few weeks back.

Elgon cup 2019
2nd leg action commencing

The second leg happened at Kyadondo Rugby grounds yesterday and it ended with the Simbas counting 16 while hosts, the Rugby Cranes 05.

Seguya rugby cranes
Cranes player Seguya broke into tears after the title slip from their hands

Uganda had won 16-13 in the first leg for Kenya to take the title on aggregate for the Latter to deny their fans a chance of free beers from main sponsors, Nile Special.

Kenyan Lionesses - Elgon Cup
Kenyan Lionesses also took home the Ladies title

Kenya not only took home the Men’s championship, but also the Women side, Man of the Match Award and Most Valued Players (MVP) from both genders.

MVP Men’s category

After scoring all 11 points after Odhiambo’s try, no one could take away the Man Of The Match bragging rights from Jacob Ojee while and win the MVPs from men and women category respectively.

MVP Ladies category

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