The race for the second automatic slot for promotion to the Kenyan Premier League will go down to the fire as Nairobi Stima keep pace with second-placed KCB.
Already Western Stima have grabbed the first slot following a 1-0 win over Coast Stima on Friday in Kisumu.
Nairobi Stima, another potential candidate for promotion to the top tier labored for a 2-0 victory against Administration Police. If status quo in the top three is maintained for the next two games, then Nairobi Stima will have to battle for a place t the top tier in a playoff with the team that shall finish 16th in the KPL.
Nairobi Stima have opened a four points lead clear of fourth-placed Ushuru, who were held to a 1-1 draw by St Joseph Youth on Friday.
GFE 105 and Nakuru All-Stars, meanwhile, dipped further into relegation danger after losses to Modern Coast Rangers and FC Talanta respectively.
Round 35 Results:
Friday: Ushuru 1-1 St Joseph Youth, KCB 2-0 Green Commandos, Western Stima 1-0 Coast Stima.
Saturday: Kenya Police 0-0 Nairobi City Stars, Migori Youth 1-1 Kibera Black Stars, Nakuru All-Stars 1-3 FC Talanta, Administration Police 0-2 Nairobi Stima, Modern Coast Rangers 2-0 GFE 105, Kisumu All-Stars 1-0 Kangemi All-Stars.