Cricket


Collins Obuya of Stray Lions plays a shot with Swamibapa Wicketkeeper Maurice Ouma keeping a close watch. He scored  62 including two sixes and a four.  (Photo by Shutterspeed)

All batsmen dismissed 'caught' in historic match

16/10/17 - History was made on Sunday in the NPCA Super League match between defending champions Stray Lions and Swamibapa...  read more »

Batting will be one of the key areas of concern when Stray Lions and Swamibapa face off in a NPCA league match. (SNA. File Photo)

Can Swamibapa turn tables on Stray Lions?

13/10/17 - Swamibapa host Stray Lions at Nairobi Jafferys in a top NPCA Super League match on Sunday.Stray Lions outplayed...  read more »

David Obuya of Obuya Academy who scored 31 (not out) bats against Sir. Ali Muslim Sports Club. (Photo by Shutterspeed).

Obuya Academy win second match by beating Sir. Ali Muslim Club

09/10/17 - New kids on the block, Obuya Academy defeated fellow promoted side Sir Ali Muslim Club by eight wickets to achieve...  read more »

Shem Obado took four wickets against the Netherlands. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kenya beat Netherlands, revive qualification chances

08/10/17 - Kenya bounced back from their opening loss of their ICC World Cricket League Championship (WCLC) encounters with...  read more »

Nelson Odhiambo in a previous match against Malaysia. He picked one wicket against the Netherlands. (SNA. File Photo)

Netherlands beat Kenya by six wickets

07/10/17 - Kenya chances of qualifying to the ICC World Cup Qualifiers received a major blow on Friday when they went down...  read more »

Rakep Patel, the Kenya captain is aware of the formidable opposition but remains optimistic and looks for increased intensity. (SNA. File Photo)

Kenya aims for a top four finish in qualifier

05/10/17 - Kenya captain Rakep Patel is confident there is still a lot to play for when they face the Netherlands in  two...  read more »

Rakep Patel, the Kenya captain has identified collapse as a key area of improvement before facing the Netherlands. (SNA. File Photo)

Rakep: Kenya must address collapse

03/10/17 - Kenya must address their tendency to collapse before taking on Netherlands in an ICC World Cricket League Championship...  read more »

Simba Union's Tarandeep Singh bowls watched by Umpire Asgar Ali. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Stray Lions maul Sir Ali Muslim Club despite Malik's maiden century

02/10/17 - Hamza Malik’s maiden century in three seasons was not enough for Sir Ali Muslim Club who lost by 80 runs...  read more »

League leaders Kanbis are not worried about the absence of their national team players who are in South Africa. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Top contenders for NPCA League to miss national team players

30/09/17 - With top contenders Kanbis, Stray Lions and Swamibapa missing their top players ahead of this Sunday’s NPCA...  read more »

Narendra Kalyan bowls against Swamibapa. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Brilliant century by Rakep Patel steers Kanbis to a win over Swamibapa

25/09/17 - Rakep Patel struck a brilliant century before the bowlers dished out a disciplined show as Kanbis beat Swamibapa...  read more »

NPCA suspends Sikh Union skipper Gurdeep Singh

24/09/17 - Gurdeep Singh, the Sikh Union, Nairobi skipper and all-rounder Abdul Rehman will miss their club’s next two...  read more »

Stray Lions and Kanbis are two of the three unbeaten sides which are in action this weekend. (SNA. File Photo)

Unbeaten Kanbis and Swamibapa face off at Nairobi Jaffereys

23/09/17 - Unbeaten Kanbis and Swamibapa hope to continue their winning momentum when they face off in an NPCA Super league...  read more »

The World Cricket League Championship match between  Kenya and the Netherlands has been moved to East London, South Africa because of security concerns. (SNA. File Photo)

Kenya's WCL Championship matches moved to South Africa

18/09/17 - The long awaited two World Cricket League Championship matches between Kenya and the Netherlands has been moved...  read more »

Kanbis' Nahendra Patel bats against Shree Cutchi Leva Patel Samaj in an NPCA league match on Sunday. He scored half a century. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Karim scores a century on return to NPCA action

18/09/17 - National cricket team wicketkeeper Irfan Karim returned to the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) league...  read more »

The win by the young side consisting of only three players aged over 20 years earned Uganda a ticket to the ICC Women’s World T20 Global Qualifier. Photo Courtesy)

Uganda proceeds to ICC Women’s World T20 Global Qualifier

17/09/17 - After more than 14 years of waiting, an East African team will be represented at an International Cricket Council...  read more »

Sarah Bhakita bats against Namibia. She gave Queentor Aoko a fourth wicket stand that got the scores to 87 in 6.3 overs before being caught on 25 against Uganda. (Photo Courtesy ICC Cricket)

Classy batting by Nakisuuyi denies impressive Kenya a final berth

15/09/17 - The playoff match of the ongoing ICC Africa Women World Cup Qualifiers between Kenya and Uganda lived up to its...  read more »

Sarah Bhakita turned the innings around with match winning half century to lead Kenya to victory. (Photo Courtesy)

Bhakita comes to Kenya's rescue against Namibia

14/09/17 - It is not how you start but how you finish in Twenty 20 cricket. Kenya women team recovered from a dreadful start...  read more »

Poor batting came to haunt Kenya again in their match against Zimbabwe. They play Namibia next. (Photo Courtesy)

Zimbabwe punish poor batting by Kenya in ICC Women's Twenty20 qualifiers

12/09/17 - Another poor batting by the national women's cricket team saw them concede to Zimbabwe and stall their chance of...  read more »

Kenya blew their chances against Kwazulu Natal to miss the semi final of the Africa Twenty20 Cup. (SNA. File Photo).

Kwazulu Natal knock Kenya out of Africa Twenty20 Cup

11/09/17 - From 70 for 2 to 92 all-out. This was a summary of Kenya’s inning in their last group match of the 2017 Africa...  read more »

Poor batting by Kenya played into the hands of Uganda. (Photo Courtesy)

Uganda benefits from Kenya's reckless and unacceptable batting

11/09/17 - Kenya women cricket team captain Margaret Banja minced no words on Sunday as she dissected her side's performance...  read more »