Kenya Cricket News

Tikolo targets 2015 World Cup berth for Kenya

Tikolo targets 2015 World Cup berth for Kenya

vCricket - 220d ago

The Kenya cricket team left for Christchurch in New Zealand in a buoyant mood, seeking to qualify for the 2015 ICC World Cup.

ICC World Cup Qualifier: Smit steers Namibia to win over Kenya

ICC World Cup Qualifier: Smit steers Namibia to win over Kenya

vCricket - 220d ago

An all-round effort from 18-year-old JJ Smit saw Namibia record a nail-biting two wicket victory over Kenya on day four of the 2015 Cricket World Cup Qualifier in...

Kenya, PNG through to Super Six stage of World Cup qualifier

Kenya, PNG through to Super Six stage of World Cup qualifier

vCricket - 220d ago

An electrifying century from Kenya opener Irfan Karim saw Kenya shock the Netherlands by four wickets on a dramatic final day of the group stage of the 2015 Cricket...

Kenya loses ODI status following defeat by Scotland in World Cup qualifier

Kenya loses ODI status following defeat by Scotland in World Cup qualifier

vCricket - 220d ago

The national cricket team of Kenya has lost their one-day international (ODI) status following their three-wicket defeat by Scotland in their World Cup qualifier...

Aasif Karim: Kenya’s leading left-arm spinner during their ascent

Aasif Karim: Kenya’s leading left-arm spinner during their ascent

Cricket Country - 313d ago

Aasif Karim was born on December 15, 1963. He was a key player for Kenya in the late 1990s.

Jimmy Kamande: Kenyan medium pacer turned off-spinner

Jimmy Kamande: Kenyan medium pacer turned off-spinner

Cricket Country - 316d ago

Jimmy Kamande was a medium-pacer who later became an off-spinner for Kenya.

Kenya captain Collins Obuya resigns

Kenya captain Collins Obuya resigns

Cricket Country - 316d ago

Rakep Patel will replace Collins Obuya as Kenya's captain.

Afghanistan makes history by qualifying for 2015 Cricket World Cup after beating Kenya

Afghanistan makes history by qualifying for 2015 Cricket World Cup after beating Kenya

vCricket - 346d ago

Afghanistan has qualified for the 2015 Cricket World Cup after beating Kenya by seven wickets, writing another heartwarming chapter in the nation''s cricketing story.

Kenya cricket captain Obuya banned for assaulting teammate

Kenya cricket captain Obuya banned for assaulting teammate

vCricket - 346d ago

Kenya cricket captain Collins Obuya has been slapped with a two-match ban for assaulting his teammate Irfan Karim.

Afghanistan moves closer to `maiden` World Cup berth with ODI win over Kenya

Afghanistan moves closer to `maiden` World Cup berth with ODI win over Kenya

vCricket - 380d ago

Afghanistan has moved a place closer to achieving a 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup berth by beating Kenya by eight wickets in the first of two one-day internationals...

David Obuya: A wicketkeeper who journeyed through Kenya’s highs and lows in international cricket

David Obuya: A wicketkeeper who journeyed through Kenya’s highs and lows in international cricket

Cricket Country - 435d ago

David Obuya, born August 14, 1979, was a wicketkeeper and top-order batsman for Kenya. He hailed from a family of cricketers and was part of the highs and lows of...

Collins Obuya: Kenya’s star at the 2003 World Cup

Collins Obuya: Kenya’s star at the 2003 World Cup

Cricket Country - 454d ago

Collins Obuya, born on July 27, 1981, has been Kenya’s torchbearer during a tumultuous decade post the 2003 World Cup. That tournament saw him burst on to...

Kenya still hopeful of a good show in World Cricket League

Kenya still hopeful of a good show in World Cricket League

vCricket - 599d ago

Kenya is hanging on to hope it will be able to turn around the tide and clinch their first victory in the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cricket League...

Kenya names squad for World Cricket League

Kenya names squad for World Cricket League

vCricket - 602d ago

Kenya retained Collins Obuya as the captain of the 14-man team that will participate in the Pepsi ICC Africa World Cricket League Division 1 tournament in Uganda.

Ex-Kenya coach Hesson to take N. Zealand job

Ex-Kenya coach Hesson to take N. Zealand job

vCricket - 674d ago

Mike Hesson, who recently quit as Kenya's national cricket coach citing security concerns, was Friday appointed to take the reins of the New Zealand team.

ICC moves Kenya matches to Namibia

ICC moves Kenya matches to Namibia

vCricket - 674d ago

The International Cricket Council (ICC) have moved Kenya's Intercontinental Cup and one-day series against Namibia from Mombasa to Windhoek due to insecurity in...

Cricket Kenya picks first chairwoman

Cricket Kenya picks first chairwoman

vCricket - 674d ago

Cricket Kenya on Sunday unanimously elected Zehra Janmohammed as its new chairwoman, the first ever woman to head a national cricket board.

Mike Hesson resigns as Kenya cricket coach citing security concerns

Mike Hesson resigns as Kenya cricket coach citing security concerns

vCricket - 899d ago

Kenya cricket coach Mike Hesson has quit from his position citing security concerns as the reason behind his decision.

Kenyan Maasai warriors swap spears for cricket bats

Kenyan Maasai warriors swap spears for cricket bats

vCricket - 953d ago

Standing in front of the wicket, Kenyan cricketer and Maasai warrior Francis Meshame sports his traditional headdress and red robes but has swapped his shield and...

Twenty-two wickets fall in one day in Kenya

Twenty-two wickets fall in one day in Kenya

vCricket - 984d ago

Twenty-two wickets fell in just one day on Sunday as Kenya and Ireland clashed in a four-day ICC Intercontinental Cup game.