Stage set for Top 6 playoffs

The stage is set for the Top 6 playoffs in the top tier Kenya Cup and Eric Shirley Shield reserve league after Saturday’s last round of round robin matches.

KCB and Menengai Cream Homeboyz earned themselves a direct home semi final for finishing first and second respectively in the league.

On Saturday, 10th March, Kabras Sugar who finished third will host sixth placed finishers Strathmore Leos. The winner of this match will play away to Menengai Cream Homeboyz in the semifinal on Saturday 17 March 2018.

Fourth place finishers Impala host neighbors Sportpesa Quins who finished fifth, giving fans the treat of a second Ngong Road Derby this coming weekend. The winner of this match will play away to KCB in the second semifinal on the same date.

View the Kenya Cup standings here

Kenya Cup Top Six Playoffs

10 March 2018

Kabras Sugar v Strathmore Leos – Kakamega Showground

Resolution Impala Saracens v SportPesa Quins – Impala Club

Semi Finals, 17 March 2018

KCB v winner of Impala/Quins playoff

Menengai Cream Homeboyz v winner of Kabras/Strathmore playoff

Final, 24 March 2018


The Homeboyz and KCB reserves emulated their first team colleagues feats by securing home semi final berths in the Eric Shirley Shield reserve league.

Homeboyz topped the league phase of the competition with a flawless record, winning all 11 of their outings, garnering 52 points while KCB were second with 10 wins and the solitary defeat to Homeboyz, garnering a total of 50 points.

Third placed SportPesa Quins will host sixth placed Top Fry Nakuru at the RFUEA Ground  while Resolution Impala Saracens welcome Kabras Sugar to the Impala Club. Both matches kick off at 2.00pm on Saturday 10 March 2018.

The winner of the Quins-Nakuru playoff will play the semifinal away to KCB while the winner of the Impala- Nakuru playoff takes on KCB.

Eric Shirley Shield Top Six Playoffs

10 March 2018

Resolution Impala Saracens v Kabras  Sugar – Impala club

SportPesa Quins v Top Fry Nakuru – RFUEA Ground

Semi Finals, 17 March 2018

Menengai Cream Homeboyz v winner of Impala/Kabras playoff

KCB  v winner of Quins/Nakuru playoff

Final, 24 March 2018

View the Eric Shirley Shield standings here





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