Butali, Police Share Spoils In Enticing Final Match

Perennial rivals Kenya Police and Butali Sugar Warriors capped off their 2017 season in style, settling for a 1-1 draw in an enticing match played on Sunday 11th February at the City Park Stadium, Nairobi. With the league title already in Police’s drawer, the match was of no great significance but still turned out to be a great one given the nature of competitiveness between the two sides. Police had the chance to take an early lead ten minutes into the clash but despite navigating his way past two Butali defenders, Calvins Kanu saw his shot just go wide and had to clutch his head in disbelief. Butali however followed the wasteful path shortly after with two unproductive short corners that forced a

KU Relegation: When Did The Vultures Start Starving?

For long, vultures have been known for their ability to survive on extreme conditions, feeding on meals that contain bacteria that would kill most large animals including humans. They have an excellent sense of sight and smell to help them locate food-and also have the ability to fly at great altitudes where oxygen is in short supply. It is these attributes that make the scavengers resurgent to deadly diseases that emanate from harsh conditions. The situation is however contradictory to the `vultures’ in Kenyatta University (KU), whose frantic efforts to survive top flight hockey league came to an abrupt end on Sunday 4th January following a 1-0 loss to fellow strugglers KCA University in a Thika Road Derby played at the

It’s a Tumble for the Predators

Today marked the end of a rather sensational run for the Kenyatta University Vultures, as their encounter with fellow contestants in the relegation battle ended in a resounding crash for the university side. It has been a tense two months as the teams lined up for relegation became evident in early December. The surprise wins by Western Jaguars against top placed Kenya Police, Strathmore, and Sikh Union Nairobi placed the Kakamega-based side in the clear. It was evident that the Technical University of Kenya team would not survive the ax, with its minimal scores having been drawn from desperate draws. Ultimately, the real battle was among KCA, Chase Sailors, and the Vultures. The weekend fixtures offered both KCA-U and Kenyatta University the