Date set for Vihiga Queens crowning, KWPL promotion playoff

The Kenya Women Premier League (KWPL) promotion playoff is scheduled for Saturday 30 November in what will also determine the overall winner of the Women’s Division One as curtains fall on the league.

The playoff clash will be between the promoted duo of Nakuru West Queens who topped the standings in Zone B and Zone A winners Kahawa Queens at Kenyatta Stadium, Kitale from 1pm EAT

Runners up

A curtain-raiser between runners-ups SEP Oyugis and MTG United will kick off the day’s schedule at 11am EAT. The winner of the match will earn the third and final promotion slot to the WPL

Three teams will be promoted this time round, following Vihiga Leeds’ expulsion after failure to honor three matches, leaving the league with one team less.

Nyuki Starlets and Spedag have been relegated after finishing last and second last in the league.

Champions

Meanwhile, 2019 Champions Vihiga Queens will also be crowned on the same day and at the same venue after their final league match against hosts Trans Nzoia Falcons.

Winning the third title in a row, Vihiga are nine points above second-placed Gaspo Women with one game to go.

Play-Off fixtures

Kenyatta Stadium

SEP Oyugis vs MTG United (Div One Third Place Playoff, 11 am)

Nakuru West Queens vs Kahawa Queens (Div One Playoff, 1 pm)

Trans Nzoia Falcons vs Vihiga Queens (WPL Round 30, 3 pm)