16 Nov 2013

Sport: PNG beat Kenya at cricket World Twenty20

8:40 am on 16 November 2013

Papua New Guinea's cricketers have beaten Kenya by 4 wickets at the World Twenty20 qualifying event in the United Arab Emirates.

After winning the toss and electing to bat, the Barramundi's restricted their opponents to 176 for 5.

The Barramundi's are one of 16 countries competing in the UAE for one of six places at next year's tournament.

The team won both of their warm-up matches against Uganda and the tournament's top-ranked country, Ireland.