Ngoche leads Swamibapa’s pacy comeback

Nehemiah Ngoche put up a brilliant ‘performance of the season’  with the ball to help Swamibapa Sports Club ‘A’ bag their away match to Ngara Sports Club ‘A’ by five wickets and keep their League title hopes alive. Swamibapa are still secured at second place with a match in hand, advancing to Wednesday’s match withContinue reading “Ngoche leads Swamibapa’s pacy comeback”

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”

Uganda subdue Kenya to win Derby Trophy Series

The Uganda Cricket Cranes have won the inaugural Derby Trophy Series after beating Kenya by three wickets in the third and last One Day match at Kyambogo Cricket Oval to go out 2 – 1. Kenya displayed its batting prowess in the first match to win by 78 runs before Uganda outwitted them in theContinue reading “Uganda subdue Kenya to win Derby Trophy Series”

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”

Uganda tour a big blow to Clubs

The Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) League is set to continue this Sunday with Clubs in both Super and Division One tiers having to go ahead with their respective matches without their full-strength squads. With the Cricket Kenya Normalization Committee (CKNC) assembled team in Uganda for a series of matches against the hosts and Nigeria,Continue reading “Uganda tour a big blow to Clubs”

Kahar whacks ton to keep Swamibapa aloft Sir Ali

Rakesh Kahar emphatically marked his season’s debut with a century that helped Swamibapa Sports Club A’ overturn their two – match torrid run to stop short red hot Sir Ali Muslim Club ‘A’ by 52 runs over the weekend. The hosts were snuffed out of a fourth match winning streak with the 2021 Nairobi ProvincialContinue reading “Kahar whacks ton to keep Swamibapa aloft Sir Ali”

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”

Swamibapa face conundrum against rampaging Sir Ali

The Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) League spices up this weekend with red hot Sir Ali Muslim Club ‘A’ hosting Swamibapa Sports Club ‘A’ in the 50 – over competition. Swamibapa face a conundrum if they are to miss the services of skipper Rushab Patel, pacemen Nehemiah Ngoche and Peter Koech alongside dependable spinner JamesContinue reading “Swamibapa face conundrum against rampaging Sir Ali”