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”

Nsubuga back for Uganda’s Africa T20 clash

Prolific off – spinning all – rounder Frank Nsubuga makes it back to the squad after being dropped for the limited overs’ series against Kenya and Nigeria in September. Deus Muhumuza will continue as captain of the Uganda Cricket Cranes team that jets off on Wednesday night to Kigali, Rwanda for the 2021 ICC Men’sContinue reading “Nsubuga back for Uganda’s Africa T20 clash”

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”

Waiswa skittles Kenya to keep Derby series alive

Kenya turned out poorly in the second match of the ‘Derby Trophy’ One Day series, bundled out for just 85 runs in 29 overs to gift Uganda a nine – wicket series’ equalizing win. The visitors’ scorecard read like a code word puzzle as Uganda’s premier left arm quick made good his selection with 4/15Continue reading “Waiswa skittles Kenya to keep Derby series alive”

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”

Kenya names men’s squad for Uganda/Nigeria series’

The Kenya Cricket Normalization Committee appointed – Selection Committee has named an 18 – man squad to face hosts – Uganda and Nigeria in upcoming limited overs’ bilateral and tri – series’ next month. The team departs on Thursday, 2nd September to play three 50 – over matches against Uganda on 4th, 5th and 7thContinue reading “Kenya names men’s squad for Uganda/Nigeria series’”

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”

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”

Talati banking on top order to revive Gymkhana

Nairobi Gymkhana ‘A’ return home after three weeks away in the hopes that a home advantage will earn them a positive standing against Ruaraka Sports Club ‘A’ when the 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over League enters the seventh week. Gymkhana are on a torrid run with zero wins from their sixContinue reading “Talati banking on top order to revive Gymkhana”

Ruaraka target Obuyas as Cricket makes a return to Lenana

Ruaraka Sports Club ‘A’ will be looking to stretch their winning streak of three consecutive matches when they play away to Obuya Cricket Academy (O.C.A) in the 2021 Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over Super league match at Lenana School this weekend. The Thika Road – based side currently have 12 points fromContinue reading “Ruaraka target Obuyas as Cricket makes a return to Lenana”