The Catholic Monks started their KRU Championship season with an 18-6 win over visiting South Coast Pirates at the Catholic University grounds in Kareng’ata, a result that propelled them to the top of the standings after match day one.
Visiting Mombasa posted a 15-6 win over hosts JKUAT Cougars at the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Techonology grounds in Juja, a result that puts them second on the log as Resolution Kisii got the better of USIU by way of a 17-11 win at the Gusii Stadium in Kisii County.
University of Eldoret won the Eldoret Derby with a 3-0 win over Moi University. The Thika- Kemu and Kisumu- Bungoma Sharks fixtures were postponed to a later date.
Collated Match Day 1 Results
Resolution Kisii 17 USIU 11
Catholic Monks 18 South Coast Pirates 6
JKUAT 6 Mombasa 15
Moi University 0 UoE 3
Thika v Kemu – postponed
Kisumu v Bungoma Sharks – postponed