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Collins Obuya named Kenya captain

Wed, 20 Jul 2011 11:39 AM
Collins Obuya named Kenya captain
All-rounder Collins Obuya was named as Kenya's new national cricket captain to replace Jimmy Kamande who was sacked after the disastrous 2011 World Cup campaign, Cricket Kenya said.


  • Wellington, Jan 23: 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 World Cup Qualifier Thursday. In the other three matches played, Papua New Guinea (PNG)..
  • Nairobi, Nov 9: Kenya cricket captain Collins Obuya has been slapped with a two-match ban for assaulting his teammate Irfan Karim. Obuya received the interdiction after the Cricket Kenya Disciplinary Board found him guilty for slapping teammate Irfan Karim on the last day..
  • Kenya are banking on the expertise of fielding coach Jonty Rhodes to revive their fortunes at the World Cup, key player Collins Obuya said on Thursday.
  • Kenya on Sunday named a provisional 30-man squad, including eight newcomers, for the World Cup in the Asian sub-continent from February 19 to April 2, 2011.
  • Kenya will make most of its preparations for next month's cricket World Cup qualifying tournament in South Africa between March 14 to April 1, Cricket Kenya chief Tom Tikolo said on Thursday.
  • Karachi, Dec 19 : Pakistan suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has been included in the 'A' team for the remaining two matches of the home one-day series against Kenya. Currently, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has banned Ajmal for an illegal bowling action that exceeded permissible limit of..
  • Karachi, Nov 25: Australian High Commissioner Peter Heyward has said that his country would send their top women and army cricketers by next year to Pakistan in a bid to revive international cricket in the Asian nation. The development has come five years after militants attacked the visiting Sri L..
  • Nairobi, Nov 11: Kenya will tour Pakistan to play five one-day matches as part of their build-up ahead of the ICC World Cricket League Division 2, planned for January 2015 in Windhoek, Namibia. Head coach Steve Tikolo said Monday that security concerns in Pakistan was the only stumbling block for t..
  • Dubai, April 10 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) Thursday paved way for Associate members to gain Test status with the introduction of the Test Challenge that will take place every four years between the lowest ranked Test team and the winner of the ICC Intercontinental..
  • Dubai, March 8: The International Cricket Council (ICC) Saturday joined millions of people across the globe in celebrating International Women’s Day. "International Women’s Day provides an important opportunity to reflect on the progress made in cricket in rec..
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