The five day 3rd.
Edition of the Prestigious The Hayer One Starfield
Youth League Cricket Tournament which was mainly
sponsored by the Hayer One and co-sponsored by Crown
Paints Kenya Limited, Executive Health Care
Solutions, MacCoffee, Muthaiga Travels and All Pack
Industries with about 450 participants, 35 teams
from Nairobi, Mombasa, Nakuru, Homa Bay and Uganda,
played on 7 different grounds in Nairobi ended in
style with grand finals on sunday at the Nairobi
Gymkhana in front of a big crowd seen after a long
time, reports Subhash Modi.
Results: Under 9 Winners: Buzz Pro Sports, Runner
up: Star Field 'A'
Under 11 Winner - Star Field 'A', Runner up:
Under 13 Winner - Buzz Pro Sports, Runner-up:
Star Field 'A'
Under 15 Winner - Swamibapa, Runner up:
Under 19 Winner - Ruaraka Sports Club, Runner
Up: Sikh Union Sports Club
Final Individual Performances:
Under 11 - Neel Doshi scores 50 not out in
the final. In the tournament he also got 6
Under 13 - Ewan Van Nierkirk scored 55 runs
in the final and scored 264 runs in the entire
Under 19 - Vaibhav Patil and Jasraj Kundi
both scored half centuries in the final with the
latter winning the tournaments MVP award as the
highest run scorer and second highest
Rahul Seedhar was the top batsman of the
Kalpesh Solanki the sporting supporter and
official of Nairobi Gymkhana and Sikh Union also
presented UK Pounds 50 to Jasraj Kundi for his
According to the Match Referee of the Finals
Subhash Modi, Starfield Sports Limited Management,
Staff and supporting Team especially Karan Kaul,
Veer Dave and Harsh Patel must be congratulated for
brilliant organisation and giving wonderful
cricketing opportunities to younger generation.
Coast Cricket Association under 19 Coached and
Managed by Vivek Mehta and Captained by Shukan Mehta
showed drastic improvement as the Coast Boys upset
the champions on day one of the tournament by
beating the Ruaraka Sports Club comfortably.
The superb ground work Starfield Sports have been
doing for the past couple of years will be the
platform for further development in cricket in
The entire tournament was officiated by 16
umpires - Subhash Modi, David Odhiambo, Isaac Oyieko,
Munir Khan, Dennis Angara, Asgar Kassam, Nicholas
Otieno, Maurice Omboyo, Bernard Odumbe, Joseph
Musango, Cleophas Udoyi, David Ololo, John Mariga,
Elvis Ouma, Eddie Musangwa and Joshua Oyieko.
Scorers for the finals were Margaret Banja and