Shem Ngoche

Country: Kenya
Born: June 06, 1989, Kenya
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Slow Left arm Orthodox
Playing role: Bowler

Shem Ngoche Bio

Shem Obado Ngoche is a young and talented left-arm spinner hailing from Kenya. He has emerged as a promising cricketer for the national team, with his accurate bowling and ability to perform in limited-overs matches. Ngoche is a member of a cricket-loving family, with five of his siblings having also represented Kenya in cricket, both in the men’s and women’s teams.

Born on November 7, 1991, in Nairobi, Kenya, Shem Ngoche developed a passion for cricket from a young age. Growing up in a cricket-playing family, he was influenced and motivated by his siblings, who were already making a mark in the sport. Ngoche’s dedication and natural talent quickly became evident, and he started making strides in his cricketing career.

Ngoche made his debut for Kenya in 2008 in a One-Day International (ODI) against Zimbabwe. Although he was only 16 years old at the time, his impressive skills as a left-arm spinner caught the attention of the selectors. Despite his young age, Ngoche showed maturity beyond his years, bringing accuracy and control to his bowling. His natural ability to understand the nuances of the game contributed to his success as a limited-overs bowler.

Standing at a diminutive height, Ngoche often operates around the wicket, using his left-arm spin to deceive batsmen. While he may not possess a wide repertoire of variations, his strength lies in his accuracy and ability to consistently hit the right lengths. Ngoche does not rely on excessive turn, instead focusing on bowling tight lines and exploiting any weaknesses in the opposition’s batting lineup.

Over the years, Ngoche has become a vital asset to the Kenyan national team, especially in limited-overs formats. His performances have helped Kenya achieve victories against prominent cricketing nations and given hope to the team’s fans. Ngoche’s inclusion in the side has brought a new dimension to the team’s bowling attack, adding depth and variety.

In addition to his international exploits, Ngoche has also made significant contributions at the domestic level. Representing Kenya’s domestic team, he has consistently showcased his skills and has played an instrumental role in their success. Ngoche’s performances have earned him accolades and admiration from fans and critics alike.

Off the field, Shem Ngoche remains a humble and hardworking individual. He remains grateful for the support of his family, who have played a crucial part in his cricketing journey. Ngoche’s siblings have been a source of inspiration for him, and their collective contributions to Kenyan cricket have created a strong legacy for the Ngoche family.

As Ngoche continues to refine his skills and gain experience, his role in the Kenyan cricket team is expected to grow further. With his accuracy and control, he has the potential to become one of the country’s most valued assets. As he carries the weight of expectations and the hopes of a nation, Shem Obado Ngoche remains determined to make a lasting impact on the sport and bring glory to Kenya on the global cricketing stage.

Shem Ngoche Career Stats

Shem Ngoche Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 81 49 17 425 41* 13.28 381 111.54 0 0 34 15 31 0
ODIs 14 12 3 68 28 7.55 119 57.14 0 0 3 2 0 0
FC 3 6 2 93 35 23.25 166 56.02 0 0 10 2 3 0
List A 57 44 12 454 66 14.18 617 73.58 0 2 32 14 14 0
T20s 124 66 23 530 41* 12.32 486 109.05 0 0 46 15 40 0

Shem Ngoche Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests - - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 81 79 1642 1641 96 4/14 4/14 17.09 5.99 17.1 3 0 0
ODIs 14 13 569 431 12 2/28 2/28 35.91 4.54 47.4 0 0 0
FC 3 5 407 150 9 3/11 4/39 16.66 2.21 45.2 0 0 0
List A 57 55 2734 1850 68 4/17 4/17 27.2 4.05 40.2 3 0 0
T20s 124 122 2488 2707 137 4/14 4/14 19.75 6.52 18.1 3 0 0

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