By Ali Mutanje
Pirates won against Buffaloes, putting more pressure on table leaders, the Kobs. Pirates had a strong start to the game with an Ivan Kabagambe try. Ivan Magomu joined in on the act and it was all joy for the sea robbers.Donald Oketayot pulled in 3 for the Buffaloes and that wrapped up the first half.
Buffaloes made Pirates almost unrecognizable in the second half with high energy and good passing that enabled them take their score for the day to 10 without an answer from the Pirates.However, Pirates held on just to prevent the Buffaloes drawing level. They won the game 10-12 and will hope to correct some of their mistakes in the coming matches.
For Pirates to win this year’s league title, they need to win all their remaining games, including one against current table leaders, the Kobs.