Obanda fires ton as Kenya annihilate Italy

Alex Obanda was on familiar ground this morning, blasting Kenya’s first ton at the Uganda leg of the ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League B, aiding Kenya in being the first team to cross over the 300 – run milestone as they annihilated Italy by 134 runs. Obanda’s innings were characteristic of his usual fanfareContinue reading “Obanda fires ton as Kenya annihilate Italy”

Kenya buckle under Jersey despite Patel half ton

Rakep Patel’s half century was barely sufficient as Kenya slumped to a massive 96 – run loss at the hands of Jersey, in their second match of the ICC Cricket World Cup Challenge League B at Lugogo Cricket Oval. Kenya were bowled out for 179 runs with 9 overs to spare, largely due to Patel’sContinue reading “Kenya buckle under Jersey despite Patel half ton”

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”

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”

Sir Ali defy suspension odds to rise above mid-table contest

Ngara Sports Club ‘A’ continued their see-sawing League performance by copping a 71-run loss in their own backyard at the hands of Sir Ali Muslim Club ‘A’ in their return leg of the ongoing Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) 50 – over competition. Unperturbed by the absence of skipper Gurdeep Singh and his brother TarandeepContinue reading “Sir Ali defy suspension odds to rise above mid-table contest”

Karim leads Kenya to third series’ win

Irfan Karim led yet another batting masterpiece to help Kenya defeat Nigeria by 59 runs at Entebbe Oval, Uganda, in the ongoing Pearl of Africa T20 Series. At a time when Kenya were restricted to almost a run-a-ball, Karim squeezed out five boundaries and put away one maximum over fine leg to account for 58Continue reading “Karim leads Kenya to third series’ win”

Gurdeep stars as Kenya outclass Nigeria

Kenya made it two out of two in the Pearl of Africa T20I series when they beat Nigeria by 8 wickets to bowl off the second day of the competition at Entebbe Oval, spurred on by Gurdeep Bhagat’s all round bat and ball performance. Cricket Kenya’s Coach David Obuya says that Nigeria didn’t make thingsContinue reading “Gurdeep stars as Kenya outclass Nigeria”

Gymkhana fashion into 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. Arun Yadav, who plies his trade in the Mumbai Premier League will turn up against NgaraContinue reading “Gymkhana fashion into second leg with overseas players”