Rhinos and Simbas eye Maniwa Cup comeback

S&S Acrovent Rhinos believe they can bounce back from their opening loss when they clash against Sunshine Ndovus in their must-win Maniwa T20 Cup ‘Regular competition’ match at Nairobi Gymkhana this weekend, skipper Ram Murugesh has said. Rhinos, one of the four franchises taking part in the second edition of the event, went down byContinue reading “Rhinos and Simbas eye Maniwa Cup comeback”

Lions peg back hasty Kanbis

Stray Lions Cricket Club ‘A’ may have bagged the 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over Super League last weekend with a match to play but that did not stop them from asserting a run – away three wicket win over runners up Kanbis Sports Club ‘A’ this week. Opting to bat, skipperContinue reading “Lions peg back hasty Kanbis”

Singh ton buries Swamis

Skipper Gurdeep Singh capped a fantastic season with his best batting figures, scoring a ton to further solidify his top order placement in the Senior Men’s national team after opening in the recently concluded Kampala series’. Sent in to bat by Swamibapa Sports Club ‘A’ in their final match of the season, Singh returned toContinue reading “Singh ton buries Swamis”

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”

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”

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”

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”

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”

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”