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Six wickets! Half-ton Karim, Odhiambo lift Kenya past Uganda - 3 months ago, 13 Nov 16:55

By: Ayumba Ayodi

Middle order batsmen Irfan Karim and Nelson Odhiambo each cracked half century as Kenya recovered to beat Uganda by six wickets Tuesday in the ongoing World Cricket League Division Three championships in Oman.

Left hand batsman Karim knocked 59 runs off 118 balls while right hand Nelson, smashed 53 off 68 balls not out as Kenya reached Uganda’s target of 177 runs with 25 balls to spare.

The victory revived Kenya’s hopes of qualify for promotion to World Cricket League Group Two next year after starting their campaign badly, losing to Oman by five wickets on Friday before crashing to United States of America by a massive 158 runs on Monday.

MATHEMATICAL CHANCE

Kenya, coached by David Obuya, must now beat Singapore on Friday and Denmark on Sunday if they are to be promoted to Division Two. However, for Kenya to be promoted, USA and Oman must also lose their matches. ...
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