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”

King-maker: Obanda’s brace of tons wraps League victory for Stray Lions

It’s just two matches left for Stray Lions Cricket Club ‘A’ to close out the 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over season but their opening batter Alex Obanda is seemingly just getting started. The stylish opening batter topped up his 130 – run knock against Sir Ali Muslim Club ‘A’ last weekContinue reading “King-maker: Obanda’s brace of tons wraps League victory for Stray Lions”

Ngara: Beaten, but not out, just yet!

Ngara Sports Club’s skipper Mehul Patel is confident that his team can still make a late show in the Super League even as the sun sets on the 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over League. Ngara have picked only one win from their six second leg matches, after emerging from the firstContinue reading “Ngara: Beaten, but not out, just yet!”

Obanda’s fends off injury jitters with ton against Sir Ali

Stray Lions Cricket Club ‘A’ now have the most number of individual centuries in the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) Super League after Alex Obanda’s swashbuckling ton over the weekend that helped the League leaders get over Sir Ali Muslim Club ‘A’ while putting up their highest total of the season. In only his 6thContinue reading “Obanda’s fends off injury jitters with ton against Sir Ali”

Ruaraka and O.C.A play out exciting last-ball tie

Obuya Cricket Academy’s skipper Collins Obuya put on a match winning performance to ensure Ruaraka’s chances at the coveted Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) Super League title were dealt yet another blow after they played out the second tied match this season against Obuya Cricket Academy (O.C.A.) Electing to bat, the trio of Obuya brothersContinue reading “Ruaraka and O.C.A play out exciting last-ball tie”

Ruaraka drops four players admist frustrating season

Ruaraka Sports Club has decided to drop a chunk of their Super League players with only three matches left to complete a frustrating 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association 50 – over League season for the Thika Road based side. The statement released by the Ruaraka Sports Club management and sent to reads, “Due toContinue reading “Ruaraka drops four players admist frustrating season”

Ngoche leads Swamibapa’s pacy comeback

Nehemiah Ngoche put up a brilliant ‘performance of the season’  with the ball to help Swamibapa Sports Club ‘A’ bag their away match to Ngara Sports Club ‘A’ by five wickets and keep their League title hopes alive. Swamibapa are still secured at second place with a match in hand, advancing to Wednesday’s match withContinue reading “Ngoche leads Swamibapa’s pacy comeback”

Super League faces litmus test in defining fixtures

The Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) League shifts new gears this week with season defining fixtures on Sunday and during the Mashujaa Day holiday on Wednesday. A busy weekend beckons as the Youth League featuring 8 U – 19 and 5 U – 15 teams also bowls off on Saturday,16th October, with 11 and 29Continue reading “Super League faces litmus test in defining fixtures”

Cricket Kenya’s Lost Generations: The Asirigwas

It’s a sunny morning at the Nairobi Gymkhana as one of the Starfield Sports Limited Academy’s Cricket teams prepares to take on their Swamibapa Sports Club counterparts. I spot one of the Asirigwa brothers, (not sure which one between Brian and Protus) tagging along some of the Starfield players who have just wound up theirContinue reading “Cricket Kenya’s Lost Generations: The Asirigwas”

Bhudia helps Kanbis bury Ngara in their tracks

Sachin Bhudia is only happy to have contributed to a collective win even after being dismissed two runs short of a maiden season ton. Kanbis Sports Club ‘A’ went on to hand Ngara Sports Club ‘A’  a humiliating 259 – run defeat at their Eastleigh High School fortress to temporarily cement their third place positionContinue reading “Bhudia helps Kanbis bury Ngara in their tracks”