Cricket

Williamson, Broom sweep series for New Zealand

Fill-in batsman Neil Broom and skipper Kane Williamson produced a match-winning 179-run stand for New Zealand to crush Bangladesh in their final one-day match in Nelson yesterday.

CRICKET: Player sending-off to be introduced

Cricket is set to introduce sending-off for the first time next year, while the sizes of bats are to be limite…

Mombasa Sports Club take charge in Coast cricket league

Mombasa Sports Club maintained their grip in the Coast 50 overs cricket league after they won their fourth con…

DOWN BUT NOT OUT: Kenya Cricket team coach insists all is not lost in quest for ODI status

All is not lost for Kenya as they seek to regain the International Cricket Council (ICC) One Day International…

MISSED TARGET: Hong Kong dash Kenya's hopes of qualifying for cricket world cup

Kenya’s struggle with the bat continued as they fell to guests Hong Kong in an International Cricket Council…

SEEKING A DOUBLE: Kenya keen to beat Hong Kong again to stay in contention

After a successful day out in the first match of the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cricket League …

KENYA WINS: Hong Kong bowled out in first match

Kenya yesterday beat Hong Kong by three wickets in the first match of two International Cricket Council (ICC) …

SEEKING LOST GLORY:International cricket returns to Nairobi

As international cricket returns to Nairobi and Kenya seeks to reclaim its lost glory, national team coach Tho…

KENYA READY FOR HONG KONG: The home boys will be hoping to pull a good one over opponents

The men’s national cricket team is ready to tackle Hong Kong in 50-overs One Day Matches of the ICC World Cr…

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Cricket: Pakistan captain Misbah ponders his future

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq will contemplate his playing future prior to the third Test against Australia and is not ruling out retirement after leading Pakistan to an innings and 18-run defeat yesterday.

RAY OF HOPE FOR CRICKET: National women’s team ends 2016 season on a high

Just like the national women’s football team, Harambee Starlets, breathed some life into the otherwise dull Kenyan football, their sisters in cricket brought a twinkle of hope following their historic T20 conquest away in United Arab Emirates.

Cook named captain of ICC team of year

Alastair Cook was yesterday named captain of the International Cricket Council Test team of the year, despite speculation over his future as England skipper.

Cricket: Afridi condemns arrest of fan over shirt

Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi said yesterday the arrest of an Indian student for wearing a shirt bearing his name was “shameful”, but would not deter the subcontinent’s cricket-mad fans from supporting rival players.

CRICKET TEAM FETED: Triumphant girls talk of how they won Women’s Cup in UAE

The desire to change women’s cricket inspired the national team to victory at the just-concluded International Twenty20 Women’s Cup in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.

Kohli pleased by manner of India victories

More than the series win, it was the nature of the victories that pleased India captain Virat Kohli most, after his side completed a 4-0 triumph over England with another comprehensive victory in the final match on Tuesday.

KENYA TRIUMPHS: National women's cricket team in historic T20 Cup win in UAE

The heat could not stop them and neither could the desert storms prevent them from getting their major international trophy.

KENYA IN T20 FINAL: National women team beats Uganda, faces UAE today

The women’s national cricket team put up a spirited fight to beat arch-rivals Uganda by one wicket and book their place in the finals of the International Women’s T20 Cup in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Women cricket team reach semis

The women’s national cricket team bounced back from the six-wicket loss to hosts United Arab Emirates to beat Malaysia by 38 runs in the International Women’s Twenty20 Cup in Sharjah.