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Obuya, Singh half centuries help Kenya cruise.
May 16, 2017

Half centuries from Collins Obuya (59) and Gurdeep Singh (54) aided Kenya XI secure a morale boosting 111 run win over Malaysia at the Nairobi Jafferys cricket ground on Monday, May 15.

Kenya XI started their innings brightly, racing to 60 off nine overs before...

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Obuya's ton secured opening win against Oman
May 15, 2017

Collins Obuya’s 122 ball 111 powered Kenya XI to a three-wicket win in the opening encounter against the visiting Oman at Nairobi Jafferys on Sunday.

Obuya conjured a patient century when wickets tumbled around him while keeping the scoreboard ticking and the run rate...

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Trials for Nairobi under-19 boys team selection concludes
May 08, 2017

The trials for this year’s Nairobi under-19 boys concluded at Simba Union Club. As many as 94 players had registered for the trials from which a total of 25 players were identified for inclusion into the initial training squad which will be boosted by those selected after the Mombasa...

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Nairobi trials a success despite testing weather
May 06, 2017

The Cricket Kenya Nairobi under-19 trial was successfully held at Simba Union Club, Nairobi on 6th May, 2017 despite wet weather in Kenya’s capital. 82 talented juniors participated in day one of the two-day trial process that concludes tomorrow at the same venue.

All...

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Ambiyo stars as Flamingos seek to defend National Ladies Championship
Apr 24, 2017

Ruth Ambiyo starred with both bat and ball as the defending champions Rift Flamingos got their campaign to the best possible start beating last year’s runners up Chania Sharks by 9 wickets in a one-sided encounter at the Starehe Boys Centre last Sunday.

Ambiyo who notched up 24 not...

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The National ladies championships to bowl off this weekend in Nairobi
Apr 19, 2017

Cricket Kenya will hold the annual national ladies championship tournament from 23rd April to 7th May 2017 at Starehe Boys Centre in Nairobi. 
The championship tournament will features four teams, namely; - Chania Sharks, Nairobi Eves, Rift Hawks and Rift Flamingos. The 20-over...

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Arya Primary School Nairobi boys and girls team achieve the double.
Mar 16, 2017

Arya primary School boys and girls team completed a double by wining the Nairobi County West zone Mini Cricket Tournament in both categories.West Zone held its first Mini Cricket tournament of 2017 on Saturday 11/3/2017 at the Highridge Primary School.A total of 7 schools participated in the...

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Bowlers, Patel script Kenya’s win in low scoring encounter
Mar 11, 2017

The Kenyan bowling unit restricted hosts Nepal to 112 for 8 before skipper Rakep Patel played a useful knock of 34 not out to steer Kenya to a 5-wicket victory in a rain affected fifth round ICC World Cricket League Championship match in Kirtipur Nepal.

The rains meant that only 38 overs...

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Kenya ride on Gondaria century to squeeze past Baroda
Mar 07, 2017

Kenya recorded their second win on the tour of India by beating Baroda Cricket Association XI by a solitary run at the Reliance Cricket Stadium in Vadodara.

Dhiren Gondaria starred with the bat thumping 118 off 109 balls which included 8 boundaries and 7 maximums to set up Kenya’s...

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Kenya heads to India for build up matches.
Feb 23, 2017

Kenya men’s national cricket team will tour India to play four build up games against Baroda Select sides between February 28 and March 9.

The team leaves Nairobi on Monday, February 27 afternoon for India, and thereafter leave India for Nepal on March 9.

The...

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Cricket Kenya contracts four women coaches
Feb 07, 2017

Four female coaches have been drafted by Cricket Kenya into its developmental program on a full-time basis.

The four, who are all Kenyan women’s national team players will be attached to various cricket teams in Nairobi and Nakuru. They will also offer assistance to the...

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Cricket Kenya University league 2016/17 resumed after the festive break.
Feb 01, 2017

The Co-Operative University will host Kenyatta University for the Kenya University Sports Association- Nairobi Conference cricket league at the Sir Ali Muslim Club in Saturday February 4.

 

The 2016/2017 league resumed last weekend after the festive break at the Sir Ali...

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Kenya cricket legend Maurice Odumbe has been appointed as Cricket Kenya's batting consultant.
Jan 25, 2017

Kenya cricket legend Maurice Odumbe has been appointed as Cricket Kenya's batting consultant for a period of three months.

Odumbe, stands out as one of the best batman of his generation will be engaged with all the national teams including senior men and women's sides, the men's 'A' side...

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Kenya ladies to participate in the UAE International Women’s T20 Cup
Dec 08, 2016

Kenya ladies will make their maiden tour outside the African continent when they visit United Arab Emirates to take part in the UAE International Women’s T20 Cup in Sharjah and Ajman from 12th to 20th December, 2016.

 The seven-team tournament will...

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Kenya to host Hong Kong for ICC world Cricket League Championship 2015-17
Oct 26, 2016

Cricket Kenya will on 18th and 20th of November this year host Hong Kong in a 50 Overs match at the Nairobi Gymkhana.

Through joint efforts of the Kenyan Government, the International Cricket Council (ICC) was impressed with the assurance from the Government and the...

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Chekombero Pri School won Inaugural Vihiga County Primary Schools,Mini Cricket tournament
Sep 19, 2016

Kidundu Stadium in Mbale township, Vihiga County, was a beehive activity on Saturday 10th Sept 2016.
A well pruned grass cover of Kidundu Stadium was the venue for the tournament where 5 primary Schools namely,Chekombero Pri  School boys and Girls team,Emuhaya Pri School boys and and...

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Obanda produced a heroic closing over to bat Kenya to a one-wicket victory over South Western Districts in Africa Cup T20 2016.
Sep 17, 2016

Alex Obanda produced a heroic closing over to bat Kenya to a one-wicket victory over South Western Districts in the afternoon Pool B match of the Africa T20 Cup at the Oudtshoorn Recreation Ground on Saturday.

Kenya needed 18 runs to win off the final six balls after Dane Paterson...

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Klaasen 76 sets up win for Northerns in Pool B opening game against Kenya
Sep 16, 2016

Klaasen 76 sets up win for Northerns in Pool B opening game against Kenya

 

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Kenya to host Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Uganda in quadrangular series
Sep 14, 2016

Cricket Kenya will host national teams from Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Uganda in a quadrangular series which is scheduled to take place from September 19-30th in Nairobi.

The Saudi Arabian national team will be making its second visit to Kenya having played in Nairobi last...

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Kenya to participate in the Africa T20 tournament
Sep 14, 2016

The Kenya National Cricket team left the country on Wednesday for South Africa to participate in the third edition of the Africa Twenty20 tournament group B matches scheduled to be held at the Recreation ground in Oudtshoorn.

Kenya is pooled in group B alongside, the Northerns, Northern...

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Secondary School Combine ( Boys) and Ndeera Primary School ( Girls) won inaugural Muranga Mini Cricket tournament.
Aug 09, 2016

The first Muranga Mini Cricket tournament was played on Saturday 6th August 2016 at Kariguini Primary School in Muranga County.

10 Boys teams and 10 girls teams, namely Ndeera  Primary School, College Primary School, Kabati Central Primary School, Saba Saba Primary School...

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Muranga County to host inaugural mini-cricket tournament
Aug 03, 2016

Muranga County will take the lead to host its first ever Cricket Kenya mini-cricket tournament at Kariguini Primary School on Saturday 6th August, 2016.

The softball under-13 event will feature teams that have been training for the last two months under the tutorship of...

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Advertisement for Fitness, Strength and Conditioning Coach.
Aug 02, 2016

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We are seeking to recruit a fitness, strength and conditioning Coach initially on a two year contract who...

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Four players to benefit from Pakistan Cricket Academy Program.
Jul 28, 2016

Cricket Kenya has released the names of four players that have been selected to attend a three-week training program at the National Cricket Academy based in Lahore, Pakistan.

The selected players include promising youngster Pushpak Kerai, upcoming batsmen Rushabhvardhan Patel and...

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Arya Primary School won the Mombasa Mainland 2nd Mini Cricket Tournament 2016
Jul 25, 2016

Arya Primary School caused a major upset by beating  the defending Champions  of Mombasa Island zone, Agakhan Primary School in the finals of MOMBASA Island Zone boys Cricket tournament on Saturday 16th July 2016 at Coast Gymkhana .Makande Primary School beat Makupa primary School in...

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Introductory to cricket course for teachers set for Mombasa County
Jun 29, 2016

After successfully holding introductory to cricket courses for teachers in Nairobi, Cricket Kenya is set to conduct a similar course in Mombasa County on the 8th and 9th of July, 2016.

In this arrangement, the two zones in Mombasa; mainland and the island are set to...

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CK to unveil league geared towards improving the standards of ladies cricket
Jun 10, 2016

Cricket Kenya is setting up ladies cricket leagues in both Nakuru and Nairobi regions in 2016. The leagues are planned to run concurrently beginning the month of July through to August.

Nakuru’s league will feature six teams while the Nairobi championship will comprise of four...

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Cricket Kenya announces squad for the ICC WCLC against Papua New Guinea
May 06, 2016

Cricket Kenya has announced the Kenya National Men’s squad to participate in the third round of the ICC World Cricket League Championship matches against Papua New Guinea which will be held in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, from the 28th – 30th May,...

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Cricket Kenya unveils preparatory Australian tour ahead of PNG Matches
May 03, 2016

The Kenya men’s national cricket team will leave the country on Monday 16th May to play warm-up matches against representative sides in the Australian city of Darwin prior to taking part in the ICC World Cricket League Championship matches against Papua New Guinea in Port...

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Kenya Women's Team Registered double win on first day of ICC Women’s Qualifier - Africa Region
Apr 23, 2016

Kenya Women’s team started the ICC Women’s Qualifier – Africa with double win on a first day.

The first game of this event was played warm morning at the Country club which produced the high standard of cricket as this was a derby match...

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