Champions Orange and Police in action: Hockey League Fierce battle expected this weekend

Hockey men premier Police vs green Sharks. Kenya Police player Calvin Kanu(l) steals the ball from Green Sharks player Victor Osiche when they played Men Premier League at City Park. Police scored 1-0. ON 09/04/2017 PHOTO; JENIPHER WACHIE

No stopping for Kenya Hockey Union league leaders as action kicks off today.

Front-runners Kenya Police and Telkom Orange will be in action this weekend in their respective Kenya Hockey Union league matches.

Today, Orange take on Multimedia University ladies in the women’s title hunt while Police tackle United States International University of Africa (USIU-A) tomorrow in a men’s Premier League tie.

Orange takes on Multimedia University ladies in the women’s league.

Police slug it out with USIU-A tomorrow in a men’s premier league tie.

Orange, who are eyeing their 20th title, are favourites against the varsity students who are back to the league this season after a three-year break.

The multiple champions are unbeaten and stand on top of the log with 24 points from eight outings.

On the other hand, the students are second from bottom with three points.

Former champions Police will be eager to regain their groove, having dropped two crucial points in the 3-3 draw against Wazalendo.

They are currently top of the premier league log with 31 points from 11 matches while USIU-A lie tenth with nine points – two wins, three draws and three losses.

Next Story
LATEST STORIES
Arsenal overpower Spurs in north London derby

Arsenal beat Tottenham 2-0 at the Emirates

Gor Mahia crowned 2017 Kenya Premier League champions after a 2-2 draw with SoNy Sugar

Gor Mahia crowned 2017 Kenya Premier League champions after a 2-2 draw with SoNy Sugar in the final round of the KPL 2017.

Belgian Paul Put appointed Harambee Stars coach

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) has appointed Belgian coach Paul Put as Harambee Stars head coach to replace Stanley Okumbi on a two-year contract.

Manchester United squad vs Newcastle revealed ahead of Premier League clash at Old Trafford

Manchester United squad vs Newcastle revealed ahead of Premier League clash at Old Trafford

Kenya battle Hong Kong: Coach says contest is a perfect start for next season

Expectations still high despite national 15’s side losing the first matches to Chile and Russia

More Stories
Hockey: Telkom coach Jos Openda seeks to restore team's winning mentality

Telkom coach Jos Openda has his work cut out as he seeks to restore a winning mentality in his team.

Hockey: 2013 winners inch closer to this year's title

Former champions maintain 12-point-lead.

Hockey: Butali Sugar beat visitors to revive title hopes

Former league champions bounce back from loss to record convincing win.

Hockey: Fourth-place finishes sum up local teams' disastrous continental outing

Men and women team fail to shine in 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

Hockey: National women's team loses second match in Egypt

Ghana come from behind to win 2-1 in continental championships.

Hockey: Kenyan men falter as hunt for continental glory begins

Kenya’s men national hockey team launched their quest for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations with a 3-0 loss to Ghana yesterday at the Suez Canal Authority Hockey Stadium in Ismailia, Egypt.

Hockey: Women’s national team chase World Cup ticket

Kenyans face tough SA test: Women’s national team chase World Cup ticket

Hockey: USIU-A students trap Vultures in KHU league

United States International University of Africa (USIU-A) beat Kenyatta University’s Vultures 1-0 in a Kenya Hockey Union men’s Premier League match played at City Park Stadium.