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”

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!”

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”

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”

Ruaraka hit by holiday bug and Sikhs combo

The holiday bug seems to have bit harder along Thika Road, leaving Ruaraka Sports Club ‘A’ with at least four changes to their regular squad and a jaw clenching five wicket defeat at the hands of Sikh Union Sports Club ‘A’. Upset about the loss of the match that was reduced to 35 overs dueContinue reading “Ruaraka hit by holiday bug and Sikhs combo”

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”

Kanbis nuke Sir Ali to retain coveted third place

Rakep Patel relishes a spike in confidence on top scoring with an 89 – ball 77 to help Kanbis Sports Club to a 115 – run win over Sir Ali Muslim Club in the top tier of the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) League. With the win, Kanbis manage to pick their 8th win ofContinue reading “Kanbis nuke Sir Ali to retain coveted third place”

Odhiambo confident as Sir Ali jostle for Kanbis’ third place

The 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association 50 – over League picks up a notch as the thirteenth week of matches welcomes a heated encounter when Sir Ali Muslim Club play host to Kanbis Sports Club in the Super League competition. Sir Ali’s seaming all – rounder Eugene Odhiambo opines that they can beat their opponentsContinue reading “Odhiambo confident as Sir Ali jostle for Kanbis’ third place”

Arinaitwe helps Ruaraka compound Kanbis’ misery

Ugandan international Zephaniah Arinaitwe was stellar in his new found role as a wicket keeper -batsman for Ruaraka Sports Club, making his second half century in a winning cause despite missing out on a ton by 19 runs. This made it the second time in three matches the fiery top order batsman was left strandedContinue reading “Arinaitwe helps Ruaraka compound Kanbis’ misery”