The Standard – Kenya: Cricket: South African sides stifle Kenya’s run in T20 | The Standard

By Gilbert Wandera:


Sunday, September 16th 2018 at 00:11 GMT +3


National Cricket team lost their second match of the Africa T20 tournament after going down to Eastern Province by 79 runs at Police Park in East London, South Africa yesterday.

Eastern Province, who were put in to bat, scored 188 for the loss of seven wickets with Mathew Breetzke picking 69 runs from 49 balls, Edward Moore 54 runs from 31 balls, Mathew Christensen 30 runs from 16 balls and Lesiba Ngoepe 13 runs from 11 balls.

Nehemiah Odhimabo was the biggest wicket taker for Kenya as he finished with figures of 3 for 27 in three overs. Rakep Patel, Shem Ngoche and Kennedy Otieno picked a wicket each. In the second match against Border, Kenya went down by eight wickets after scoring 130 for six. Irfan Karim hit…

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