Fine Ssesazi helps Uganda trounce Kenya

The Kenya Cricket team was a far cry from the jubilant side that had hammered Jersey by 134 runs just two days prior, as they fell to Uganda in a roaring seven wicket victory at a Lugogo Cricket Oval that was jampacked to the rafters last evening. Uganda’s top order swept through Kenya’s total, unbeatenContinue reading “Fine Ssesazi helps Uganda trounce Kenya”

Obanda fires ton as Kenya annihilate Italy

Alex Obanda was on familiar ground this morning, blasting Kenya’s first ton at the Uganda leg of the ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League B, aiding Kenya in being the first team to cross over the 300 – run milestone as they annihilated Italy by 134 runs. Obanda’s innings were characteristic of his usual fanfareContinue reading “Obanda fires ton as Kenya annihilate Italy”

Kenya buckle under Jersey despite Patel half ton

Rakep Patel’s half century was barely sufficient as Kenya slumped to a massive 96 – run loss at the hands of Jersey, in their second match of the ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League B at Lugogo Cricket Oval. Kenya were bowled out for 179 runs with 9 overs to spare, largely due to Patel’sContinue reading “Kenya buckle under Jersey despite Patel half ton”

Pacy Kenya sear through Bermuda

Elijah Asoyo was pivotal as Kenya picked up a six – wicket win over Bermuda in their opening campaign of the Uganda leg of the ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League B (2019 – 2022) at the Kyambogo Cricket Oval this afternoon. The speedster picked 5/21 in 7 overs leaving the islanders to rue theirContinue reading “Pacy Kenya sear through Bermuda”

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”

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”