Maurice Odumbe, Kenyan Cricketer (Kenya at 50)

This story features Kenya’s legendary cricketer Maurice Odumbe on his rise to being a top player to his downfall after he was accused of possible match-fixing and he was found guilty in August 2004. While commentators at the time believed that the suspension would end his career, Odumbe has stated that he plans to return to cricket once the suspension ends. Odumbe has played 61 ODI matches, scoring 1409 runs at 26.09 and taking 39 wickets at 46.33, and 17 first-class matches, scoring 894 runs at 34.34 and taking 40 wickets at 19.55.odumbe