Monthly Archives: July 2012

Scorpions sting KU in varsities tie

Strathmore players (in black) battle it out with Orange at a past meeting.

It was goals galore when Strathmore University and the United States International University-Africa (USIU-A) crushed their opponents as the women’s hockey league entered the second leg on Saturday at the City Park Stadium.

What was expected to be a tight varsity derby turned out to be a one-sided affair when Lilian Aura and Rachel Ousa scored a brace each to spur Strathmore’s Scorpions to an emphatic 6-0 victory over Kenyatta University (KU).

Kenyatta lock horns with Strathmore in city derby


A potentially-explosive varsity derby takes place on Saturday when Kenyatta confront in-form Strathmore at City Park in one of the three women’s hockey league ties this weekend.

Simba Union retain Rising Stars title

Nairobi Simba players warm up before a match

National indoor hockey champions Simba Union of Nairobi beat Menengai from Nakuru 4-1 to win the third Rising Stars Indoor Hockey tournament at Mombasa Institute on Sunday.

Inderjit Madharu – who hit a brace in the eighth and 17th minutes – was the main destroyer.

He contributed to the other two goals after setting up Ashock Rai form the third in the 18th minute and Davis Wanangwe for the fourth a minute later.