With an average of 24 rounds of games played in the now
18-team Central Provincial League, long time leaders Nyeri Stima are still top
but only just.
Massive ten point gap
With 54 points from 24 games, the former Nationwide Two side is one point ahead of unrelenting Muranga United.
In chasing Nyeri Stima for the lone Division One playoff spot, Muranga United has opened a massive ten point gap over third placed Gathanga who are now on 43 points from 23 games.
A game more
With 41 points from 23 games, Tetu Stars comes in at third ahead of fifth placed Kiambaa United who have a point less having played a game more.
Jacaranda (37), County Sportiff (36), Mount Kenya University (MKU) Thika (36), Nanyuki Sportiff (35) and Kirinyaga United (33) take up spots six to ten in that order.
With 14 points from 24 games, Kamunyu are 18th and rock bottom. Just above and three points better is Limuru Olympics.
Jumbo T, Karuri Sportiff, Commercial, Matenjagwo and Nanyuki United occupy positions 11 to 16.
The league continues in the coming weekend.
Results from the weekend
Saturday 15 September 2012: Muranga United – Kiambaa, 1-0; Nanyuki Sportiff – Ruiru Hotspurs, 3-2; Jumbo T. – Karururi, 0-0; Tetu Stars – Kirinyaga United, 2-3; County Sportiff – Commercial, 3-3; Nyeri Stima – Jacaranda, 1-0; Gathanga – Nanyuki United, 0-1; MKU Thika – Matenjagwo, 2-0
Sunday 16 September 2012: Kirinyaga United – Gathanga, 3-2; Karuri Sportiff - County Sportiff, 1-0; Matenjagwo -Nyeri Stima, 0-1; Commercial - Murang’a United, 0-1; Kamunyu - Nanyuki Sportiff, 1-2; Nanyuki United - Tetu Stars, 2-1; Limuru Olympics – Kiambaa, 0-2