Rugby giants KCB RFC to jet off to South Africa

Written By: Claire Wanja
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Kenya Rugby giants Kenya Cup champions(KCB) RFC will jet off the country on Thursday for the South Africa trip.

The trip which comes hot on the heels of a brilliant performance this season will see the squad experience world class rugby training as they gear up to defending the Kenya and Enterprise cups when the season kicks off.

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KCB Group Marketing and Communications Director Angela Mwirigi says the trip will expose the players to world class rugby training facilities as a build up to the 2017/18 season.

“The team had a successful 2016/17 season winning two domestic titles, Kenya Cup and Enterprise Cup,The South Africa trip is an exposure for the rugby team to enable them defend the trophies in coming season ” said Angela.

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The teams travel Itinerary indicates that the Bankers will play a couple of build-up friendlies in South Africa.

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The squad will also get an opportunity to attend a super rugby game at Newlands when Stormers clash with Sunwolfs.

KCB Team Manager Rooney Kangeta has lauded the Bank for sponsoring the team to the Western Province Rugby Union after the brilliant 2016/17 season adding that the trip will be a major contributory factor to the team’s preparation for the 2017/2018 rugby season.

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The squad is expected to depart Nairobi on 29th June and return on Sunday, July 9th 2017.

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