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”

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”

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”

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”

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”

Gymkhana astonish Stray Lions

Returning skipper Kavi Dosaja lauded collective teamwork as his team upstaged League Leaders Stray Lions Sports Club ‘A’ by five wickets to bag their sixth win of the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) Super League. Deservedly at home, Nairobi Gymkhana bowled out their visitors for just 106 runs in 29.3 overs, Arun Yadav leading theContinue reading “Gymkhana astonish Stray Lions”

Sikh Union set for double duel as Gymkhana look to bounce back

The 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over League picks up gears this weekend with matches scheduled to stretch through to Monday, 11th October due to the Utamaduni Day holiday. As is the norm, the long holiday also means that teams are set to miss key players set to be out of townContinue reading “Sikh Union set for double duel as Gymkhana look to bounce back”

Karim leads Kenya to third series’ win

Irfan Karim led yet another batting masterpiece to help Kenya defeat Nigeria by 59 runs at Entebbe Oval, Uganda, in the ongoing Pearl of Africa T20 Series. At a time when Kenya were restricted to almost a run-a-ball, Karim squeezed out five boundaries and put away one maximum over fine leg to account for 58Continue reading “Karim leads Kenya to third series’ win”

Gurdeep stars as Kenya outclass Nigeria

Kenya made it two out of two in the Pearl of Africa T20I series when they beat Nigeria by 8 wickets to bowl off the second day of the competition at Entebbe Oval, spurred on by Gurdeep Bhagat’s all round bat and ball performance. Cricket Kenya’s Coach David Obuya says that Nigeria didn’t make thingsContinue reading “Gurdeep stars as Kenya outclass Nigeria”