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”

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”

Ndovu shine their way into Maniwa Cup final

Sunshine Ndovu’s bowlers held their nerve in a thrilling run chase to clinch a one – run win over the S&S Acrovent Rhinos to book a final slot in the second edition of the Maniwa T20 Cup with a match to spare. Hiren Varaiya posted 36 runs from 25 balls as Sunshine Ndovu made 8/152Continue reading “Ndovu shine their way into Maniwa Cup final”

Rhinos and Simbas eye Maniwa Cup comeback

S&S Acrovent Rhinos believe they can bounce back from their opening loss when they clash against Sunshine Ndovus in their must-win Maniwa T20 Cup ‘Regular competition’ match at Nairobi Gymkhana this weekend, skipper Ram Murugesh has said. Rhinos, one of the four franchises taking part in the second edition of the event, went down byContinue reading “Rhinos and Simbas eye Maniwa Cup comeback”

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”

Obuya hopeful despite falling prey to Lions

Obuya Cricket Academy’s captain Collins Obuya stated that his team is looking at finishing out the League a match at a go admist grappling with a double loss against Stray Lions Cricket Club ‘A’ and their 8th of the season. Shem Ngoche consolidated his top ranked bowling spot in the ongoing 2021 Nairobi Provincial CricketContinue reading “Obuya hopeful despite falling prey to Lions”

Bullish Lions knock over Samaj to reign supreme

Stray Lions’ Cricket Club ‘A’ spin trio came to party on Sunday to decimate Shree Cutchi Leva Patel Samaj ‘A’s already slim batting order as the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) Super League table toppers extended their reign by a 6 – wicket win. Skipper Hiren Varaiya led the left arm brigade alongside Shem NgocheContinue reading “Bullish Lions knock over Samaj to reign supreme”

Ruaraka fans shocked by middle order crumble

Ruaraka Sports Club’s fans were treated to a familiar sight at home on Sunday when their first team Ruaraka Sports Club ‘A’ hosted leaders Stray Lions Sports Club ‘A’. After a strong foundation, wickets fell in a heap as one batsman after another perished. Chasing 267, it was deja vu as they went from 165Continue reading “Ruaraka fans shocked by middle order crumble”