Rugby: 2019 Enterprise Cup extended for five weeks

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The 2019 Enterprise Cup has been expanded to five weeks, with the expansion bringing in a total of 24 teams.

Out of the 24, 16 teams will be from the 2017/2018 Kenya Rugby Union Championship Clubs and the last four from the Kenya Cup teams as per the 2018 Enterprise Cup ranking. 

The preliminary round of the matches will begin on the 2 nd of February, with Nairobi hosting three games.

The 2018 quarter-finalists: (Menengai Cream Homeboyz, Resolution Impala Saracens, KCB, Kabras Sugar RFC, Top Fry Nakuru, Stanbic Mwamba, Nondescripts RFC and Blakblad RC) will all get an automatic qualification to their pre-quarterfinal matches in their respective home venues, taking on the winners of the Preliminary matches.

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The matches scheduled at Nairobi include Kenya Harlequins vs Ngong Warriors at the RFUEA Grounds, Strathmore Leos vs JKUAT at Madaraka and Mean Machine vs Masinde Muliro University. 

In the Western Region, Resolution Kisii will face University of Eldoret, Western Bulls takes on the Egerton Wasps while Kisumu RFC welcomes the South Coast Pirates.

Menengai Oilers will host the Catholic Monks at the Nakuru ASK Showgrounds while in the Coast Region, Regional Logistics Mombasa takes on Moi University.

Source: APO and Kenya Rugby Union

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