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Nelson Odhiambo      

Full name Nelson Mandela Odhiambo

Born March 21, 1989, Nairobi, Kenya

Current age 25 years 33 days

Major teams Kenya, Eastern Aces, Kenya A, Kenya Under-19s, Kenya XI, Rift Valley Rhinos

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Relation Uncle - TM Odoyo

Nelson Mandela Odhiambo
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 8 6 0 56 29 9.33 121 46.28 0 0 3 0 1 0
T20Is 8 5 2 46 26 15.33 72 63.88 0 0 4 1 1 0
First-class 7 12 2 117 35* 11.70 338 34.61 0 0 11 0 2 0
List A 14 10 0 62 29 6.20 156 39.74 0 0 3 0 2 0
Twenty20 28 15 8 114 26 16.28 158 72.15 0 0 9 1 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 8 7 318 256 8 3/48 3/48 32.00 4.83 39.7 0 0 0
T20Is 8 7 108 127 5 2/33 2/33 25.40 7.05 21.6 0 0 0
First-class 7 13 808 456 12 3/93 4/125 38.00 3.38 67.3 0 0 0
List A 14 13 588 467 18 3/31 3/31 25.94 4.76 32.6 0 0 0
Twenty20 28 27 461 584 24 4/25 4/25 24.33 7.60 19.2 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Kenya v Netherlands at Nairobi (Gym), Feb 16, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v Kenya at Sharjah, Oct 4, 2013 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Kenya v Scotland at Nairobi (Gym), Feb 4, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I Canada v Kenya at Sharjah, Nov 26, 2013 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Kenya v Scotland at Nairobi (Gym), Jan 25-28, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Afghanistan v Kenya at Dubai (CA), Oct 6-8, 2013 scorecard
List A debut Kenya v Netherlands at Nairobi (Gym), Feb 16, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Kenya v Uganda at Mount Maunganui (2), Jan 19, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kenya v Uganda at Nairobi (Gym), Feb 2, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Canada v Kenya at Sharjah, Nov 26, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/46 Kenya v Uganda Mount Maunganui (2) 19 Jan 2014 LA
0/21 Kenya v Nepal Christchurch 11 Jan 2014 Other OD
1/32, 10* Kenya v Hong Kong Christchurch 10 Jan 2014 Other OD
0/12 Kenya v Canada Sharjah 26 Nov 2013 T20I # 346
0/16 Kenya v Denmark Dubai (CA) 18 Nov 2013 T20
- Kenya v Hong Kong Abu Dhabi 13 Nov 2013 Other T20
0/14 Kenya v Namibia Dubai (CA2) 12 Nov 2013 Other T20
0/19 Kenya v Sri Lanka A Colombo (CCC) 2 Nov 2013 T20
5, 0/18 Kenya v Sri Lanka A Colombo (CCC) 31 Oct 2013 T20
0, 1/16 Kenya v Sri Lanka A Colombo (NCC) 29 Oct 2013 T20
Profile

Named after the pre-eminent African leader of the 20th century, Nelson Mandela Odhiambo is a medium-fast seamer who represented Kenya Under-19s and Kenya A before cracking into the senior side during the Tri-series against Uganda and Scotland. His uncle, allrounder Thomas Odoyo, is one of the finest cricketers to have represented Kenya and Odhiambo had the honour of opening the bowling with him for the first time during the World Cricket League Division One tournament in Netherlands in July 2010. Though his bowling has already shown promise, Odhiambo is an unabashed tailender with a high score of 7 across all formats.
Liam Brickhill July 2010

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Jul 2, 2013

Rob Taylor bowled Nelson Odhiambo for 17, Scotland v Kenya, ICC World Cricket League Championship, Aberdeen, July 2, 2013

Rob Taylor bowled Nelson Odhiambo for 17

© ICC/Donald MacLeod

Jun 30, 2013

Nelson Odhiambo took 3 for 48, Scotland v Kenya, WCL Championship, Aberdeen, June 30, 2013

Nelson Odhiambo took 3 for 48

© ICC/Donald MacLeod

Mar 18, 2013

Nelson Odhiambo completes his action, Canada v Kenya, ICC Intercontinental Cup, Sharjah, 1st day, March 18, 2013

Nelson Odhiambo completes his action

© ICC/Zainab Malubhai

Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (CA) - Dec 10-13, 2013
Ireland won by 122 runs
Afghanistan v Kenya at Dubai (CA) - Oct 6-8, 2013
Afghanistan won by 8 wickets
U.A.E. v Namibia at Sharjah - Sep 22-23, 2013
U.A.E. won by 9 wickets
Ireland v Scotland at Dublin - Sep 11-14, 2013
Ireland won by an innings and 44 runs
Canada v Netherlands at King City (SW) - Aug 22-24, 2013
Canada won by 8 wickets
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