2006 Chairman’s Cup winner KCB RFC got their campaign off to a winning start with a massive 44-0 win over newcomers Panthers in a match played at The Lions Den Ruaraka on Saturday morning.KCB overcame a slow start and dogged resistance to eventually prevail over the Panthers.

Leading 31-0 at half time, the Lions, heavily made up of KCB players cruised to a  65-0 away win in the opening round of the Bamburi Rugby Super Series in Arusha, Tanzania.

Champions Rhinos got their title defence off to a good start,leading 27-0 at the break before coming off with a comprehensive  37-8 win over the Buffaloes at the Rugby Football Union of East Africa ground on Saturday.

Rhinos Vincent Ongera (with the ball) in action against Buffaloes in the opening match of the Bamburi Rugby Super Series on Saturday. Rhinos won 38-8. In the other match of the expanded Bamburi Series played in Arusha, Lions thrashed Twigas 65-0.PHOTO COURTESY OF DENNIS OKEYO/NATION MEDIA GROUP