Following the conclusion of the pool games, the semi-final pairings for the 2023 KSSSA Rugby 15s National games have been confirmed, with a new champion set to be crowned as none of the four semi-finalists have won the title before.
All Saints, the Eastern Region champions, demonstrated their prowess in the group stages by clinching a 100% win record, including a decisive 10-3 victory over Ofafa in their final game to secure a spot in the semi-finals. They will face off against St Antony Kitale, who progressed to the last four as runners-up in Pool B.
Butula, the Western Region champions, also maintained a perfect record in the competition, securing their spot in the semi-finals with an 11-8 win over Kisii in their final group stage match. They are set to play Nairobi champions Ofafa, who secured their place in the semis after a win and draw in the group stages.
The semi-finals, which promise to be exciting encounters, are set to take place on Friday, and fans are eagerly anticipating the outcome.
With the chance to make history and claim their first ever KSSSA Rugby 15s National title, the four semi-finalists will leave nothing to chance as they battle it out for a place in the grand finale.
2023 KSSSA Rugby 15s Nationals
Tuesday, 25th April 2023
Ofafa Jericho 19-11 Saint Patricks Iten
Mang’u School 5-22 All Saints
Saint Anthony 8-6 Kisii High
Butula Boys 62-0 Kwale Highschool
Wednesday, 26th April 2023
Saint Anthony’s Kitale 10-27 Butula Boys
Kwale High school 0-28 Kisii High
All Saints 19-11 Saint Patricks Iten
Ofafa Jericho 0-0 Mang’u
Thursday, 27th April 2023
Saint Patricks Iten 19-13 Mang’u School
All Saints 10-3 Ofafa Jericho
Saint Anthony’s Kitale 32-6 Kwale Highschool
Kisii High 8-11 Butula Boys
28th April 2023 – Semifinals
All Saints vs St Anthony Kitale
Butula vs Ofafa
Saturday, 29th April 2023