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”

Cricket Kenya’s Lost Generations: The Asirigwas

It’s a sunny morning at the Nairobi Gymkhana as one of the Starfield Sports Limited Academy’s Cricket teams prepares to take on their Swamibapa Sports Club counterparts. I spot one of the Asirigwa brothers, (not sure which one between Brian and Protus) tagging along some of the Starfield players who have just wound up theirContinue reading “Cricket Kenya’s Lost Generations: The Asirigwas”

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”

Defiant Gymkhana bury Obuya in record total

Nairobi Gymkhana A have been the talk of the town in local cricket circles all weekend following twin two match suspensions handed to skipper Kavi Dosaja and Lucas Ndandason by the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Administration (NPCA) disciplinary committee. This followed an on field spat that ensued at Sir Ali Muslim Club last weekend when theContinue reading “Defiant Gymkhana bury Obuya in record total”

Patel talks Kanbis Cricket and subdued form as they take on Sikhs

Former skipper Rakep Patel reckons that the boys, especially the younger ones, need to learn how to stay on the wicket longer in order to unlock their full potential. The second round of matches in the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) League begins this weekend, with teams that had missed matches against Obuya Cricket AcademyContinue reading “Patel talks Kanbis Cricket and subdued form as they take on Sikhs”

Ngara’s batting finally clicks against Obuya

Ngara Sports Club ‘A’s batting finally fell into place as they chased a massive score on the back of good knocks from Manthan Joshi and Dhyey Patel to win against Obuya Cricket Academy (OCA) by six wickets at Lenana School on Sunday, in the absence of skipper Mehul Patel for the third week running. AskedContinue reading “Ngara’s batting finally clicks against Obuya”

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”

Obuya’s ton grants OCA maiden win

Obuya Cricket Academy (O.C.A.)made headway in the 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over League by recording their first win of the season over Shree Cutchi Leva Patel Samaj (SCLPS) ‘A’ by 52 runs over the weekend. Collins Obuya was brilliant on his own turf at Lenana School announcing his current form withContinue reading “Obuya’s ton grants OCA maiden win”

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”