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”

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”

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”

Kenya victorious in series opener with Karim’s top knock

Coach David Obuya backed Irfan Karim for a spirited performance that earned Kenya a 22 –run win against Uganda in their opening match of the Pearl of Africa T20 series at Entebbe Oval in Uganda after the first match was washed out. Irfan Karim was in blistering form for the visitors, warming up quicker thanContinue reading “Kenya victorious in series opener with Karim’s top knock”

Karim, Obanda stomp into Kampala with win over Uganda

Kenya bowled off the inaugural ‘Derby Series’ with a 78 – run win over Uganda courtesy of twin half centuries by Alex Obanda and Irfan Karim and a 4 – wicket haul for Nehemiah Odhiambo at the Kyambogo Criket Oval in Kampala, Uganda this evening. Sent in to bat, Alex Obanda immediately set off, firingContinue reading “Karim, Obanda stomp into Kampala with win over Uganda”

Preview of Kenya’s squad for Uganda/Nigeria series

The Cricket Kenya Normalization Committee – appointed Selection Committee narrowed down the squad that completed the residential camp in Nairobi to 18 players who travelled to Uganda on 2nd September to take part in a three – match One Day series against Uganda and an 8 – match T20I tri – series with Nigeria andContinue reading “Preview of Kenya’s squad for Uganda/Nigeria series”

Five decline invite as provisional side commence practice

The Kenya Men’s cricket provisional team reported to camp yesterday, 26th August ahead of the ‘Derby Trophy’ against Uganda and tri – series including Nigeria next month in Uganda. Of the 31 players who were extended invites to report to camp, five declined as the boys played their first practice match at Eastleigh High School.Continue reading “Five decline invite as provisional side commence practice”

Kenya selects interim squad ahead of Uganda tie

The Kenya Cricket Normalization Committtee – appointed Selection Committee has picked 31 players for residential training in preparation for the Kenya – Uganda bilateral series slated for 2nd – 17th September 2021. The players are supposed to report to camp on 26th August 2021. Kenya will play three 50 – over matches against Uganda onContinue reading “Kenya selects interim squad ahead of Uganda tie”

Karim consistent as Nairobi Jaffery beat Ngara

Irfan Karim recorded his third half century of the season to help Nairob Jaffery Sports Club beat Ngara Sports Club ‘B’ by a massive 91 runs in their Division I fixture of the 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over League at Ngara Sports Club over the weekend. The Kenya Men’s senior teamContinue reading “Karim consistent as Nairobi Jaffery beat Ngara”