Kenya tour of Canada, 2009 / Commentary

Kenya in Canada ODI Series - 1st ODI

Canada v Kenya

Canada won by 9 wickets (with 202 balls remaining)

Welcome to King City for the first of the three ODI's. Its a bright sunny day, its a little damp out there so we have slight delay, stay with us this is Gary Grewal Toss: Canada has won the toss and they are going to field first Umpires are walking in and the Canada boys are right behind them

0.1

Osinde to Waters, no run, outside off and waters leaves it alone

0.2

Osinde to Waters, no run, he edges an over pitched ball all along the ground to first slip

0.3

Osinde to Waters, no run, Henry moves it away and beats the bat as Waters tries to defends it

0.4

Osinde to Waters, no run, pitches it up again, ill-timed square drive to Surkari at point

0.5

Osinde to Waters, no run, good length ball moving away, left alone

0.6

Osinde to Waters, no run, good length ball moving away, left alone again

End of over 1 (maiden) Kenya 0/0
SR Waters    0* (6b)      H Osinde    1-1-0-0
DO Obuya    0* (0b)     

1.1

Khurram Chohan to DO Obuya, no run, pitched it on length and moves it away

1.2

Khurram Chohan to DO Obuya, no run, lands just outside off stump, appeal for lbw but struck outside line

1.3

Khurram Chohan to DO Obuya, no run, pushed straight to mid wicket

1.4

Khurram Chohan to DO Obuya, 1 leg bye, pitched it on leg stump and steals a leg bye

1.5

Khurram Chohan to Waters, no run

1.6

Khurram Chohan to Waters, no run

End of over 2 (1 run, maiden) Kenya 1/0
SR Waters    0* (8b)      Khurram Chohan    1-1-0-0
DO Obuya    0* (4b)     

2.1

Osinde to DO Obuya, 1 run

2.2

Osinde to Waters, no run

2.3

Osinde to Waters, 1 wide

2.3

Osinde to Waters, 2 runs, pulls it to square leg , long chase for the fielder

2.4

Osinde to Waters, 1 wide, flashes at it outside off

2.4

Osinde to Waters, FOUR, full toss driven away through point and covers

2.5

Osinde to Waters, no run, right on the mark this time and a solid forward defense

2.6

Osinde to Waters, no run, leaves it alone

End of over 3 (9 runs) Kenya 10/0
SR Waters    6* (13b 1x4)      H Osinde    2-1-9-0
DO Obuya    1* (5b)     

3.1

Khurram Chohan to DO Obuya, 1 run, flicks it to fine leg

3.2

Khurram Chohan to Waters, no run, defends it to mid off

3.3

Khurram Chohan to Waters, no run, loud appeal for lbw, turned down for striking outside off

3.4

Khurram Chohan to Waters, FOUR, cuts it away, no stopping that one into the gap all along the ground

3.5

Khurram Chohan to Waters, no run, middle and leg flicks it to square leg

3.6

Khurram Chohan to Waters, no run, came in to him and defends it of the backfoot

End of over 4 (5 runs) Kenya 15/0
SR Waters    10* (18b 2x4)      Khurram Chohan    2-1-5-0
DO Obuya    2* (6b)     

4.1

Osinde to DO Obuya, no run, cuts it but doesn't middle and straigh to point

4.2

Osinde to DO Obuya, OUT, Given! struck just in line with the stumps would have clipped the top off

DO Obuya lbw b Osinde 2 (8m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

4.3

Osinde to Obanda, 1 run, drives it on the up

4.4

Osinde to Waters, 1 run, opens the face and guides it to third man

4.5

Osinde to Obanda, no run, defends it to point and sent back by waters for the quick single

4.6

Osinde to Obanda, FOUR, driven away over mid off, brilliant strike that went like a rocket

End of over 5 (6 runs) Kenya 21/1
AA Obanda    5* (3b 1x4)      H Osinde    3-1-15-1
SR Waters    11* (19b 2x4)     

5.1

Khurram Chohan to Waters, no run, defends it of the backfoot

5.2

Khurram Chohan to Waters, 1 run, cuts it to third man

5.3

Khurram Chohan to Obanda, no run, yorker! struck him flush on the toe given not out struck outside

5.4

Khurram Chohan to Obanda, OUT, Bowled Him ! yorker, goes through him and takes the leg stump

AA Obanda b Khurram Chohan 5 (7m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

5.5

Khurram Chohan to Tikolo, no run, driven to mid off

5.6

Khurram Chohan to Tikolo, OUT, Bowled Him, leaves it alone and the off stump goes for a walk, that cut in big

SO Tikolo b Khurram Chohan 0 (2m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

End of over 6 (1 run) Kenya 22/3
     Khurram Chohan    3-1-6-2
SR Waters    12* (21b 2x4)     

6.1

Osinde to Waters, 1 wide, left alone

6.1

Osinde to Waters, no run, leaves it alone again

6.2

Osinde to Waters, no run

6.3

Osinde to Waters, no run, left alone

6.4

Osinde to Waters, no run

6.5

Osinde to Waters, no run, left alone again

6.6

Osinde to Waters, no run, he leaves it alone, waters in damage control mode now

End of over 7 (1 run) Kenya 23/3
SR Waters    12* (27b 2x4)      H Osinde    4-1-16-1
MA Ouma    0* (0b)     

7.1

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, 1 run, hes off the mark

7.2

Khurram Chohan to Waters, 2 runs, opens the face and runs it wide off third man

7.3

Khurram Chohan to Waters, no run, puches it to mid off

7.4

Khurram Chohan to Waters, OUT, Bowled him, moves out beaten by the movement and thats the man in form back on his way

SR Waters b Khurram Chohan 14 (37m 30b 2x4 0x6) SR: 46.66

7.5

Khurram Chohan to CO Obuya, FOUR, flicks it away, beautiful timing

7.6

Khurram Chohan to CO Obuya, no run, cuts back in struck a little too high

End of over 8 (7 runs) Kenya 30/4
CO Obuya    4* (2b 1x4)      Khurram Chohan    4-1-13-3
MA Ouma    1* (1b)     

8.1

Osinde to Ouma, no run, beaten by pace and movement

8.2

Osinde to Ouma, no run, beauty ! moves away and fends at it as it beats the bat

8.3

Osinde to Ouma, 1 wide

8.3

Osinde to Ouma, no run, leaves it alone as it moves away

8.4

Osinde to Ouma, no run, leaves it alone

8.5

Osinde to Ouma, no run, plays at it and beaten, then leaves it alone after it beats the bat

8.6

Osinde to Ouma, FOUR, driven away nicely through mid off and covers

End of over 9 (5 runs) Kenya 35/4
MA Ouma    5* (7b 1x4)      H Osinde    5-1-21-1
CO Obuya    4* (2b 1x4)     

9.1

Khurram Chohan to CO Obuya, 1 run, opens the face to third man

9.2

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, defends it of the front foot

9.3

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, loud shout, going down the leg

9.4

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, defends it back

9.5

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, going down the leg

9.6

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, leaves it alone

Powerplay taken by Canada

End of over 10 (1 run) Kenya 36/4
MA Ouma    5* (12b 1x4)      Khurram Chohan    5-1-14-3
CO Obuya    5* (3b 1x4)     

10.1

Osinde to CO Obuya, 1 run, defends it of the backfoot and takes a quick single

10.2

Osinde to Ouma, no run

10.3

Osinde to Ouma, no run, defends it back

10.4

Osinde to Ouma, no run, punches it to covers

10.5

Osinde to Ouma, no run

10.6

Osinde to Ouma, no run, loud shout for lbw, struck a little to high

End of over 11 (1 run) Kenya 37/4
MA Ouma    5* (17b 1x4)      H Osinde    6-1-22-1
CO Obuya    6* (4b 1x4)     

11.1

Khurram Chohan to CO Obuya, OUT, Given him, thats his fourth wicket, he was long way forward but struck in line

CO Obuya lbw b Khurram Chohan 6 (16m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 120.00

11.2

Khurram Chohan to Odoyo, no run

11.3

Khurram Chohan to Odoyo, no run

11.4

Khurram Chohan to Odoyo, no run

11.5

Khurram Chohan to Odoyo, no run

11.6

Khurram Chohan to Odoyo, FOUR, edged down to fine leg

End of over 12 (4 runs) Kenya 41/5
TM Odoyo    4* (5b 1x4)      Khurram Chohan    6-1-18-4
MA Ouma    5* (17b 1x4)     

12.1

Osinde to Ouma, no run, leaves it alone

12.2

Osinde to Ouma, no run, defends it of the backfoot

12.3

Osinde to Ouma, FOUR, cuts it over point, no point chasing that

12.4

Osinde to Ouma, 2 runs, ; flicks it wide of fine leg

12.5

Osinde to Ouma, no run, defends it to point

12.6

Osinde to Ouma, no run, punches it to mid on

End of over 13 (6 runs) Kenya 47/5
MA Ouma    11* (23b 2x4)      H Osinde    7-1-28-1
TM Odoyo    4* (5b 1x4)     

13.1

Khurram Chohan to Odoyo, no run, punches it to mid off

13.2

Khurram Chohan to Odoyo, 1 run, single to fine leg as Osinde cuts it off and throws back a rocket

13.3

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, appeal for lbw a little too high

13.4

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, appeal for lbw doing too much

13.5

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, edged, didn't carry to the slips

13.6

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run

Harvir comes in to replace Osinde

End of over 14 (1 run) Kenya 48/5
MA Ouma    11* (27b 2x4)      Khurram Chohan    7-1-19-4
TM Odoyo    5* (7b 1x4)     

14.1

Baidwan to Odoyo, OUT, given him ! came back in a long way, Harvir moves it a lot on any track, he will be a handful on this gree ntop

TM Odoyo lbw b Baidwan 5 (12m 8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 62.50

14.2

Baidwan to Kamande, 1 run, thick outside edge wide of the slips

14.3

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, beats the bat

14.4

Baidwan to Ouma, no run

14.5

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, driven straight to mid off

14.6

Baidwan to Ouma, no run

End of over 15 (1 run) Kenya 49/6
MA Ouma    11* (31b 2x4)      HS Baidwan    1-0-1-1
JK Kamande    1* (1b)     

15.1

Khurram Chohan to Kamande, no run

15.2

Khurram Chohan to Kamande, no run, short ball, he rises with it cut it, get a bottom edge

15.3

Khurram Chohan to Kamande, 2 runs, opens the fasce of the bat; and runs it past point

15.4

Khurram Chohan to Kamande, no run, Yorker ! digs it out

15.5

Khurram Chohan to Kamande, 1 run, driven to mid off

15.6

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, Loud appeal as that one came back in

End of over 16 (3 runs) Kenya 52/6
MA Ouma    11* (32b 2x4)      Khurram Chohan    8-1-22-4
JK Kamande    4* (6b)     

16.1

Baidwan to Kamande, no run, defends it back

16.2

Baidwan to Kamande, no run, driven back

16.3

Baidwan to Kamande, no run, came back in not enough to trouble him though

16.4

Baidwan to Kamande, no run, defends it back

16.5

Baidwan to Kamande, 1 run, mid wicket cuts it off

16.6

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, beaten by that outswinger

End of over 17 (1 run) Kenya 53/6
MA Ouma    11* (33b 2x4)      HS Baidwan    2-0-2-1
JK Kamande    5* (11b)     

17.1

Rizwan Cheema to Kamande, no run, cuts it to point

17.2

Rizwan Cheema to Kamande, no run, defends it back

17.3

Rizwan Cheema to Kamande, no run, defends it back, nice inswingers from cheema

17.4

Rizwan Cheema to Kamande, no run

17.5

Rizwan Cheema to Kamande, 1 run, single to mid on

17.6

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run

End of over 18 (1 run) Kenya 54/6
MA Ouma    11* (34b 2x4)      Rizwan Cheema    1-0-1-0
JK Kamande    6* (16b)     

18.1

Baidwan to Kamande, no run, appeal for lbw, turned down

18.2

Baidwan to Kamande, OUT, Bowled him, he wanted to cut it, came back in and off stump goes carthwheeling

JK Kamande b Baidwan 6 (15m 18b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

18.3

Baidwan to Varaiya, no run, defends it back

18.4

Baidwan to Varaiya, 1 run, edged down to third man

18.5

Baidwan to Ouma, no run

18.6

Baidwan to Ouma, FOUR, driven uppishly between covers and mid off

End of over 19 (5 runs) Kenya 59/7
MA Ouma    15* (36b 3x4)      HS Baidwan    3-0-7-2
HA Varaiya    1* (2b)     

19.1

Khurram Chohan to Varaiya, no run, defends it back

19.2

Khurram Chohan to Varaiya, no run, driven to covers

19.3

Khurram Chohan to Varaiya, no run, defends it back

19.4

Khurram Chohan to Varaiya, no run, edged, fell just short of third slip

19.5

Khurram Chohan to Varaiya, no run, pushes it back

19.6

Khurram Chohan to Varaiya, 1 run, over pitched an attempted yorker, turned down to fine leg

End of over 20 (1 run) Kenya 60/7
HA Varaiya    2* (8b)      Khurram Chohan    9-1-23-4
MA Ouma    15* (36b 3x4)     

20.1

Baidwan to Varaiya, no run, fishes at it and misses it

20.2

Baidwan to Varaiya, no run, that looked very very close. going just down the leg

20.3

Baidwan to Varaiya, no run, leaves it alone

20.4

Baidwan to Varaiya, no run, edges it to gully

20.5

Baidwan to Varaiya, no run

20.6

Baidwan to Varaiya, no run

End of over 21 (maiden) Kenya 60/7
HA Varaiya    2* (14b)      HS Baidwan    4-1-7-2
MA Ouma    15* (36b 3x4)     

21.1

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, sharp outswinger, beaten

21.2

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, defends it on the up

21.3

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run, defend it back

21.4

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, no run

21.5

Khurram Chohan to Ouma, 3 runs, driven through the gap, long chase for mid on he pulls it up just inside the rope

21.6

Khurram Chohan to Varaiya, no run, defends it away, end of a brilliant spell from Chohan

End of over 22 (3 runs) Kenya 63/7
HA Varaiya    2* (15b)      Khurram Chohan    10-1-26-4
MA Ouma    18* (41b 3x4)     

22.1

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, came back in, got a little bit of bat on it

22.2

Baidwan to Ouma, FOUR, driven away, that one went like a rocket

22.3

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, mix up ! and a bad bad throw from Zubin

22.4

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, defends it back

22.5

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, leg cutter from Harvir, defended

22.6

Baidwan to Ouma, no run

End of over 23 (4 runs) Kenya 67/7
MA Ouma    22* (47b 4x4)      HS Baidwan    5-1-11-2
HA Varaiya    2* (15b)     

23.1

Rizwan Cheema to Varaiya, OUT, slower ball, Varaiya played early through it, lobs it up to Khurram at Mid off

HA Varaiya c Khurram Chohan b Rizwan Cheema 2 (20m 16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 12.50

23.2

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, no run, pushes it to covers

23.3

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, no run, driven on the up

23.4

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, no run, came back in to him, just got some bat on to it as it hits his pad

23.5

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, FOUR, driven on the up

23.6

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, 1 run, inside edge to square leg

Ouma is telling Odhiambo to watch out for the leg cutter

End of over 24 (5 runs) Kenya 72/8
NN Odhiambo    5* (5b 1x4)      Rizwan Cheema    2-0-6-1
MA Ouma    22* (47b 4x4)     

24.1

Baidwan to Odhiambo, no run, inswinger , thick inside edge to mid wicket

24.2

Baidwan to Odhiambo, 1 run, slower ball he didn't pick that but gets into the gap uppishly

24.3

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, outwinger this time, and beats his bat

24.4

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, punches it back off the backfoot

24.5

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, defends it back

24.6

Baidwan to Ouma, no run

End of over 25 (1 run) Kenya 73/8
MA Ouma    22* (51b 4x4)      HS Baidwan    6-1-12-2
NN Odhiambo    6* (7b 1x4)     

25.1

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, 2 runs, drives it away, good timming

25.2

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, no run, leaves it alone

25.3

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, no run, Dropped ! hit straight back at him and he puts it down

25.4

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, 1 run, punches down the ground

25.5

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, 1 run, driven to extra cover

25.6

Rizwan Cheema to Odhiambo, 2 runs, flicks it past square leg

End of over 26 (6 runs) Kenya 79/8
NN Odhiambo    11* (12b 1x4)      Rizwan Cheema    3-0-12-1
MA Ouma    23* (52b 4x4)     

26.1

Baidwan to Ouma, 2 runs, pitched it too far up, and driven straight back, cut off by long off

26.2

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, defends it back

26.3

Baidwan to Ouma, FOUR, flicks it away in the air no one at mid wicket

26.4

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, came back in, struck a little too high

26.5

Baidwan to Ouma, 1 run, steals a single from covers

26.6

Baidwan to Odhiambo, no run, slower ball, driven eto mid off

End of over 27 (7 runs) Kenya 86/8
NN Odhiambo    11* (13b 1x4)      HS Baidwan    7-1-19-2
MA Ouma    30* (57b 5x4)     

27.1

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run

27.2

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run

27.3

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run, driven to mid on

27.4

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run, straight back to cheema

27.5

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run, straight back to cheema again

27.6

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run, driven to mid off

Henry Osinde back into the attack

End of over 28 (maiden) Kenya 86/8
MA Ouma    30* (63b 5x4)      Rizwan Cheema    4-1-12-1
NN Odhiambo    11* (13b 1x4)     

28.1

Osinde to Odhiambo, no run

28.2

Osinde to Odhiambo, no run, play and a miss

28.3

Osinde to Odhiambo, 1 wide

28.3

Osinde to Odhiambo, FOUR, flicked away

28.4

Osinde to Odhiambo, 1 run, single to square leg

28.5

Osinde to Ouma, 1 wide, way down the leg

28.5

Osinde to Ouma, 1 run, driven to mid off

28.6

Osinde to Odhiambo, OUT, Bowled Him ! He has a swing at it and the only connection was ball to the stumps

NN Odhiambo b Osinde 16 (23m 18b 2x4 0x6) SR: 88.88

Match State: Drinks Batting Powerplay taken

End of over 29 (8 runs) Kenya 94/9
     H Osinde    8-1-36-2
MA Ouma    31* (64b 5x4)     

29.1

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, 1 run, full toss driven to long on

29.2

Rizwan Cheema to Ongondo, no run, yorked him, digs it out

29.3

Rizwan Cheema to Ongondo, 1 run, quick single taken, direct hit from point was not good enough

29.4

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run, driven hard but straight to covers

29.5

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, 1 leg bye, wanted a double but sent back

29.6

Rizwan Cheema to Ongondo, no run, defends it to point

End of over 30 (3 runs) Kenya 97/9
PJ Ongondo    1* (3b)      Rizwan Cheema    5-1-14-1
MA Ouma    32* (67b 5x4)     

30.1

Baidwan to Ouma, 1 run, driven to mid off

30.2

Baidwan to Ongondo, no run, hits it straight back to the bowler

30.3

Baidwan to Ongondo, no run, full toss just a little inside edge onto the pad

30.4

Baidwan to Ongondo, FOUR, edged and four down to third man

30.5

Baidwan to Ongondo, no run, leg cutter, beats the bat

30.6

Baidwan to Ongondo, no run, blocks it out

End of over 31 (5 runs) Kenya 102/9
PJ Ongondo    5* (8b 1x4)      HS Baidwan    8-1-24-2
MA Ouma    33* (68b 5x4)     

31.1

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run, driven straight to mid off

31.2

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run

31.3

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run, barely keeps that out

31.4

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run, driven straight to covers

31.5

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, no run, defends it back

31.6

Rizwan Cheema to Ouma, 1 run, single to covers

End of over 32 (1 run) Kenya 103/9
MA Ouma    34* (74b 5x4)      Rizwan Cheema    6-1-15-1
PJ Ongondo    5* (8b 1x4)     

32.1

Baidwan to Ouma, FOUR, came back in and just helped it on its way

32.2

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, l defends it on the up

32.3

Baidwan to Ouma, 1 run, driven to mid on

32.4

Baidwan to Ongondo, 1 run, sloppy work at point

32.5

Baidwan to Ouma, FOUR, he strays down the leg and Ouma helps it on its way again

32.6

Baidwan to Ouma, no run, beaten by the outswinger

End of over 33 (10 runs) Kenya 113/9
MA Ouma    43* (79b 7x4)      HS Baidwan    9-1-34-2
PJ Ongondo    6* (9b 1x4)     

33.1

Rizwan Cheema to Ongondo, OUT, short ball from cheema, he tried to cut a brilliant catch by Bagai while standing up

PJ Ongondo c †Bagai b Rizwan Cheema 6 (18m 10b 1x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

Match State: Innings Break So canada used the fresh wicket well, made the ball swing and as a result have wrapped kenya quick

This was Kenya's 6th lowest total

Series Results
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Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Canada v Kenya at King City (NW) - Aug 22, 2009
No result
Canada v Kenya at King City (NW) - Aug 21, 2009
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Canada v Kenya at King City (NW) - Aug 19, 2009
Canada won by 9 wickets (with 202 balls remaining)
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Aug 19, 2009

Khurram Chohan was the Man of the Match for taking 4 for 26, Canada v Kenya, 1st ODI, Toronto, August 19, 2009

Khurram Chohan was the Man of the Match for taking 4 for 26

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Aug 19, 2009

Khurram Chohan picked up 4 for 26, Canada v Kenya, 1st ODI, Toronto, August 19, 2009

Khurram Chohan picked up 4 for 26

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