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Obuya leads Kenya to win over Netherlands

Collins Obuya's unbeaten 75 helped Kenya to a five-wicket win over Netherlands in the only T20I of Kenya's tour to Namibia.

Obuya leads Kenya to win over Netherlands - Cricket News
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Collins Obuya's unbeaten 75 helped Kenya to a five-wicket win over Netherlands in the only T20I of Kenya's tour to Namibia.

Set a target of 173 to win, Kenya recovered from 18 for thanks to a 54-run stand between Alex Obanda and Obuya. Then Obuya added 83 runs off 44 balls with Rakep Patel to lead the side home with one over to spare.

Earlier, the Netherlands put 172 for five thanks to a rollicking opening stand between Stephan Myburgh and Michael Swart worth 97-runs. Netherlands reached 148 for 1 in the 15th over but thereafter innings never took off. Swart's innings of 89 (55b; 6x4, 5x6). Aga was the pick of the Kenya bowlers with figures of three for 24 off his four overs.