Patel, Karim help Kenya maul Nigeria

Irfan Karim stood tall with a gritty half ton, helping Kenya recover from a lull in the middle to beat Nigeria by 60 runs, leaving all to play for in the afternoon match against Uganda in the ongoing ICC Africa T20 Regional Final at the IPRC Oval, Kigali. The lanky wicket keeper finished unbeaten onContinue reading “Patel, Karim help Kenya maul Nigeria”

Spin attack helps Kenya decimate Tanzania

Kenya were twice lucky to beat Tanzania by seven wickets in their afternoon encounter at the Gahanga International Cricket Stadium to complete a perfect 2/2 swoop on day 2 of the ICC Africa T20 Regional Final. Skipper Shem Ngoche gave credit to his batters for the clean run chases in both feats on a dayContinue reading “Spin attack helps Kenya decimate Tanzania”

Patel back as Kenya names Africa Regional Final squad

The Government appointed Cricket Kenya Normalisation Committee’s Selectors’ Panel has announced the Kenyan squad to the 2021 Men’s T20 World Cup Africa Qualifier – Regional Final to be held in Kigali, Rwanda from 15th – 21st November 2021. Shem Ngoche will once again captain the team after a mixed – results campaign in Uganda lastContinue reading “Patel back as Kenya names Africa Regional Final squad”

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”

Sharma draws fourth ton to drum up national selection campaign

Pushkar Sharma, in his 7th match as Ruaraka Sports Club ‘A’s captain relived his heroics against SCLPS ‘A’ by recording his fourth ton of the season, his third as captain. Sharma completed his double against Shree Cutchi Leva Patel Samaj ‘A’ with 109 runs from 96 balls, 12 boundaries and two maximums therein, five weeksContinue reading “Sharma draws fourth ton to drum up national selection campaign”

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”

Patel bolsters Hawks to a fiery NCL tournament start

Rushabh Patel put on a man of the match 17 – ball 37 to help Eldoret Hawks cruise to a comfortable 4 – wicket win in their opening match of the Nairobi Cricket League T20 tournament currently underway at the Nairobi Gymkhana. Fresh from the Pearl of Africa T20 Series that wound up in UgandaContinue reading “Patel bolsters Hawks to a fiery NCL tournament start”