Uganda beats Kenya to clinch Global Qualifier spot

Uganda beat Kenya by 6 wickets (DLS method) in the final match of the ICC Africa T20 Regional Final to emerge top and book the lone spot to the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Global Qualifier in May next year. With the win, Uganda ended the tournament with just the loss to Kenya inContinue reading “Uganda beats Kenya to clinch Global Qualifier spot”

Patel, Karim help Kenya maul Nigeria

Irfan Karim stood tall with a gritty half ton, helping Kenya recover from a lull in the middle to beat Nigeria by 60 runs, leaving all to play for in the afternoon match against Uganda in the ongoing ICC Africa T20 Regional Final at the IPRC Oval, Kigali. The lanky wicket keeper finished unbeaten onContinue reading “Patel, Karim help Kenya maul Nigeria”

Spin attack helps Kenya decimate Tanzania

Kenya were twice lucky to beat Tanzania by seven wickets in their afternoon encounter at the Gahanga International Cricket Stadium to complete a perfect 2/2 swoop on day 2 of the ICC Africa T20 Regional Final. Skipper Shem Ngoche gave credit to his batters for the clean run chases in both feats on a dayContinue reading “Spin attack helps Kenya decimate Tanzania”

Obanda bludgeons ton to keep Kenya afloat Regional Final

They say, “Form is temporary but class is permanent.” It’s extraordinary to get to display both every time you turn up on a Cricket pitch and Alex Obanda has had the pleasure of displaying both over the last few months, despite injury hiccups that kept him away for close to two months in the middleContinue reading “Obanda bludgeons ton to keep Kenya afloat Regional Final”

Jasani helps bristling Tanzania humiliate Kenya

Arshan Jasani was left just ten runs short of a T20i maiden ton but that did not stop Tanzania from handing Kenya a 49 – run humiliating defeat in their second match of the ongoing ICC Africa T20 Regional Final at the IPRC Kicukiro Oval in Kigali, Rwanda. Jasani accumulated seven boundaries and four maximumsContinue reading “Jasani helps bristling Tanzania humiliate Kenya”

Kenya snick Uganda in ICC Regional opener

Kenya snared a one – run win over arch nemesis and neighbours Uganda in their opening tie of the ICC Africa Men’s T20 Regional Final at the IPRC Kicukiro Oval in Kigali, Rwanda. Needing 162 runs for victory, Uganda started off in the most bizarre form, losing 4/4 in three overs courtesy of the speedsterContinue reading “Kenya snick Uganda in ICC Regional opener”

Tikolo confident after Tanzania’s dramatic entry into Regional Qualifier

The Tanzania Men’s Senior Cricket Team became the latest and final addition to the ICC Men’s Africa T20 Regional Final Qualifier and Head Coach Steve Tikolo couldn’t be prouder of his troops in his first outing. Rightfully so, because while their female counterparts have previously established their dominance in the region, the men have beenContinue reading “Tikolo confident after Tanzania’s dramatic entry into Regional Qualifier”

Tanzania makes dramatic entry into Regional T20 Qualifier

The Tanzania Men’s Senior Cricket Team became the latest and final addition to the ICC Men’s Africa T20 Regional Final Qualifier and Head Coach Steve Tikolo couldn’t be prouder of his troops in his first outing. Rightfully so, because while their female counterparts have previously established their dominance in the region, the men have beenContinue reading “Tanzania makes dramatic entry into Regional T20 Qualifier”

Lions peg back hasty Kanbis

Stray Lions Cricket Club ‘A’ may have bagged the 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over Super League last weekend with a match to play but that did not stop them from asserting a run – away three wicket win over runners up Kanbis Sports Club ‘A’ this week. Opting to bat, skipperContinue reading “Lions peg back hasty Kanbis”

Singh ton buries Swamis

Skipper Gurdeep Singh capped a fantastic season with his best batting figures, scoring a ton to further solidify his top order placement in the Senior Men’s national team after opening in the recently concluded Kampala series’. Sent in to bat by Swamibapa Sports Club ‘A’ in their final match of the season, Singh returned toContinue reading “Singh ton buries Swamis”