Uganda beats Kenya to clinch Global Qualifier spot

Uganda beat Kenya by 6 wickets (DLS method) in the final match of the ICC Africa T20 Regional Final to emerge top and book the lone spot to the 2022 ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Global Qualifier in May next year. With the win, Uganda ended the tournament with just the loss to Kenya inContinue reading “Uganda beats Kenya to clinch Global Qualifier spot”

Kenya snick Uganda in ICC Regional opener

Kenya snared a one – run win over arch nemesis and neighbours Uganda in their opening tie of the ICC Africa Men’s T20 Regional Final at the IPRC Kicukiro Oval in Kigali, Rwanda. Needing 162 runs for victory, Uganda started off in the most bizarre form, losing 4/4 in three overs courtesy of the speedsterContinue reading “Kenya snick Uganda in ICC Regional opener”

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”

Nsubuga out as Uganda name ‘Derby Trophy’ squad

The Uganda Cricket Association (UCA) has named a 20 – man strong team to face Kenya and Nigeria in upcoming limited overs’ bilateral and tri – series’ next month. The hosts will play three One Day matches against Kenya on 4th, 5th and 7th September in the inaugural Derby Trophy. Nigeria joins the two teamsContinue reading “Nsubuga out as Uganda name ‘Derby Trophy’ squad”