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”

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”

Ruaraka hit by holiday bug and Sikhs combo

The holiday bug seems to have bit harder along Thika Road, leaving Ruaraka Sports Club ‘A’ with at least four changes to their regular squad and a jaw clenching five wicket defeat at the hands of Sikh Union Sports Club ‘A’. Upset about the loss of the match that was reduced to 35 overs dueContinue reading “Ruaraka hit by holiday bug and Sikhs combo”

Sikh Union set for double duel as Gymkhana look to bounce back

The 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over League picks up gears this weekend with matches scheduled to stretch through to Monday, 11th October due to the Utamaduni Day holiday. As is the norm, the long holiday also means that teams are set to miss key players set to be out of townContinue reading “Sikh Union set for double duel as Gymkhana look to bounce back”

Ngara complete double drubbing over Sikh Union

Ngara Sports Club ‘A’ walked into Sikh Union Sports Club without their captain and two of their main all – rounders but when they came out, they had climbed up one spot on the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) Super League table after beating the hosts by 148 runs, ten more to their first legContinue reading “Ngara complete double drubbing over Sikh Union”

Par contest as Sikhs and Ngara miss key players

Ngara Sports Club ‘A’s vice – captain Harsh Patel is confident of his team’s abilities in the wake of losing two of their main all – rounders in the thick of a heated Nairobi Provincial Cricket League (NPCA) season. Tanzeel Sheikh will be out of action for the rest of the season as he embarksContinue reading “Par contest as Sikhs and Ngara miss key players”

Arinaitwe helps Ruaraka compound Kanbis’ misery

Ugandan international Zephaniah Arinaitwe was stellar in his new found role as a wicket keeper -batsman for Ruaraka Sports Club, making his second half century in a winning cause despite missing out on a ton by 19 runs. This made it the second time in three matches the fiery top order batsman was left strandedContinue reading “Arinaitwe helps Ruaraka compound Kanbis’ misery”

Sikhs slump as Swamibapa display batting prowess

Swamibapa Sports Club ‘A’ have shown that they are no slouch with the bat, their skipper Rushabhvardan Patel making good on his recent starts to lead Swamibapa Sports Club ‘A’ to an emphatic seven wicket win over Sikh Union Sports Club. Swamibapa are third on the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) Super League log withContinue reading “Sikhs slump as Swamibapa display batting prowess”

Gymkhana fashion up to the second leg with overseas players

Nairobi Gymkhana ‘A’ have had enough of languishing at the bottom of the table throughout the first round of the 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over League and have acquired the services of two professional players. The two will open their season campaign when they face off with Ngara Sports Club ‘A’Continue reading “Gymkhana fashion up to the second leg with overseas players”

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”