Alex Obanda

Country: Kenya
Born: December 25, 1987, Nairobi, Kenya
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Medium fast
Playing role: Opening Batter

Alex Obanda Bio

Alex Auma Obanda is a Kenyan cricket player who is renowned for his exceptional batting skills. His ability to dominate and strike through the off side has made him a force to be reckoned with in the world of cricket. From a young age, Obanda displayed immense potential, earning him recognition as one of the most promising young batsmen in the sport.

Born and raised in Kenya, Obanda’s journey in cricket began at a tender age. At just 14 years old, he represented his country at the Under-17 level, showcasing his talent and determination on the field. His outstanding performances did not go unnoticed, and it was clear that he had a bright future ahead.

In 2007, Obanda’s career reached new heights when he played a pivotal role in Kenya’s participation in Zimbabwe’s Logan Cup. He amassed an impressive 386 runs at an average of 38.60, including a remarkable maiden first-class hundred. This outstanding achievement solidified his place as a rising star in Kenyan cricket and earned him well-deserved accolades.

Obanda’s exceptional performances led to his selection for the Africa XI in the Afro-Asia Cup in June. Although he faced challenges in two encounters against India A in August, experiencing three ducks in four innings, he remained resilient and determined to prove his worth. This determination paid off, as he was rewarded with a place in the full Kenyan national team for the Twenty20 World Championship.

Throughout his career, Obanda’s batting skills have been recognized and appreciated by fans and experts alike. His ability to strike through the off side with tremendous power and accuracy has often left spectators in awe. Furthermore, his consistent performances have proven his prowess as a reliable batsman for his team.

Off the field, Obanda is known for his humility and dedication to the sport. He remains grounded despite his achievements and acknowledges the importance of continuous improvement. Obanda believes in the value of hard work and persistently strives to refine his skills and develop new techniques to enhance his performance.

As he continues to excel in his cricket career, Obanda serves as an inspiration to young aspiring cricketers in Kenya and across the globe. His journey from representing his country at a young age to becoming a key player in international tournaments showcases the possibilities that arise through talent, determination, and unwavering dedication.

With every match, Alex Auma Obanda continues to leave an indelible mark on Kenyan cricket. As a promising young batsman with a prolific run-scoring ability, he is a testament to the talent and potential that exists within his country’s cricketing landscape. Undoubtedly, Obanda’s contributions to the sport will continue to shape the future of Kenyan cricket and elevate its standing on the global stage.

Alex Obanda Career Stats

Alex Obanda Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 51 47 4 797 103* 18.53 670 118.95 1 1 100 25 7 0
ODIs 49 45 2 1306 96* 30.37 1764 74.03 0 9 127 39 15 0
FC 17 33 1 856 114 26.75 1726 49.59 1 4 110 2 8 0
List A 100 94 4 2436 115 27.06 - - 2 14 - - 32 0
T20s 94 88 6 1678 103* 20.46 1375 122.03 1 4 191 62 25 0

Alex Obanda Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 49 - - - - - - - - - - - -
FC 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 100 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 94 - - - - - - - - - - - -

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