Rhinos prevail over Ndovus to scoop Above 40 title

S&S Acrovent Rhinos are the champions of the second edition of the Maniwa Cup Premier League ‘Above 40’ category. Rhinos raced to the title with an eight-wicket drubbing of Sunshine Ndovus as curtains came down on the one month event at the Nairobi Gymkhana on Sunday. Bhoopal Sreenivasan and Balaji Krishnan shared an unbeaten 59Continue reading “Rhinos prevail over Ndovus to scoop Above 40 title”

Sunshine Ndovu’s resilience pays off with Maniwa Cup title

Sunshine Ndovus pulled off an exiting run chase last evening at the Nairobi Gymkhana to help them to bag their second consecutive Maniwa Cup T20 Premier League title in the Regular category. Hiren Varaiya’s knock of an unbeaten 28 from 27 balls was the difference in the final over duel as Ndovus effected a 129Continue reading “Sunshine Ndovu’s resilience pays off with Maniwa Cup title”

Kifaru seek to halt Ndovu’s quest for Maniwa Cup double

It may feel like it just begun but the Maniwa Cup T20 Premier League (MPL) is about to draw its curtains on the second edition of the tournament this weekend. On Sunday,  defending champions Sunshine Ndovus face off against the Kifaru Chargers in the Regular Category (Below 40s) while the former will know their opponentsContinue reading “Kifaru seek to halt Ndovu’s quest for Maniwa Cup double”

Ndovu, Kifaru eye maiden Maniwa Cup trophy

It may feel like it just begun but the Maniwa Cup T20 Premier League is about to draw its curtains on the second edition of the tournament this weekend. On Sunday,  Sunshine Ndovus face off against the Kifaru Chargers in the Regular Category (Below 40s) while the former will know their opponents today when LogwinContinue reading “Ndovu, Kifaru eye maiden Maniwa Cup trophy”

Ndovu shine their way into Maniwa Cup final

Sunshine Ndovu’s bowlers held their nerve in a thrilling run chase to clinch a one – run win over the S&S Acrovent Rhinos to book a final slot in the second edition of the Maniwa T20 Cup with a match to spare. Hiren Varaiya posted 36 runs from 25 balls as Sunshine Ndovu made 8/152Continue reading “Ndovu shine their way into Maniwa Cup final”

Charging Shetty helps Kifaru tame Simba

Logwin Simbas were left ruing dropped catches as they went down by 14 runs to Kifaru Chargers in the Maniwa Cup Twenty20 Tournament that is currently ongoing at the Nairobi Gymkhana grounds. Simba’s skipper Nitin Arvind stated that the six catches his side dropped after being asked to field was the big difference between hisContinue reading “Charging Shetty helps Kifaru tame Simba”

Rhinos and Simbas eye Maniwa Cup comeback

S&S Acrovent Rhinos believe they can bounce back from their opening loss when they clash against Sunshine Ndovus in their must-win Maniwa T20 Cup ‘Regular competition’ match at Nairobi Gymkhana this weekend, skipper Ram Murugesh has said. Rhinos, one of the four franchises taking part in the second edition of the event, went down byContinue reading “Rhinos and Simbas eye Maniwa Cup comeback”

Sunshine Ndovus dealt major blow as Maniwa Cup enters second week

The second edition of the Maniwa Cup tournament entered its second week of competition this weekend with S&S Acrovent Rhinos and Kifaru Chargers making headway in the Over 40s Category scheduled for Saturday afternoons at Nairobi Gymkhana. Sunshine Ndovu’s hopes of qualifying for the finals of the Over 40’s category suffered a double blow thisContinue reading “Sunshine Ndovus dealt major blow as Maniwa Cup enters second week”

Ruaraka fans shocked by middle order crumble

Ruaraka Sports Club’s fans were treated to a familiar sight at home on Sunday when their first team Ruaraka Sports Club ‘A’ hosted leaders Stray Lions Sports Club ‘A’. After a strong foundation, wickets fell in a heap as one batsman after another perished. Chasing 267, it was deja vu as they went from 165Continue reading “Ruaraka fans shocked by middle order crumble”

Ngara’s batting finally clicks against Obuya

Ngara Sports Club ‘A’s batting finally fell into place as they chased a massive score on the back of good knocks from Manthan Joshi and Dhyey Patel to win against Obuya Cricket Academy (OCA) by six wickets at Lenana School on Sunday, in the absence of skipper Mehul Patel for the third week running. AskedContinue reading “Ngara’s batting finally clicks against Obuya”