Quick Names Index
Family Trees
Photos & Websites
  Photo  Collections

Photos Scanned And Provided By: Mohamed Nathoo
P. O. Box 21795, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania
Phone Nos:
2120741 (Office); 2152150 (Res.); 0744-274-022 (Mobile)

to Mohamed Nathoo's Sports - National Level - Main Page
to Mohamed Nathoo's Main Page




During the 15 yrs. career (1972 to 1986) in the National Team, I had the opportunity of traveling extensively to other countries in East Africa and Central Africa for Cricket Tournaments. The most popular tournaments in East and Central Africa, which is played on National Level, is known as Quadrangular Tournament which is an annual event. The participating countries were Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia but in 1980 or 1981 Kenya became directly affiliated to world cricket body leaving only four countries as participating teams in the tournament. Besides playing in Quadrangular Tournaments, I had also chance to play on National Level against Nigeria National Team, clubs from India, M.C.C. "A" and Combine Minor Counties from England when they visited Dar-es-salaam.

During my career in the National Team I had the opportunity of leading the side as captain for 4yrs. (1977,1984-1986). In 1984, Tanzania won the East and Central Africa Cricket Championship after 16yrs under my captainship. In the same year, I was awarded National Player of the Year.

1977 - Ndola, Zambia - Tanzania National Team during the Quadrangular Tournament.

Standing L to R: Raza Virji(Umpire); Yusuf Somji; Juzer; Kutbudin Dossajee; Hatim Karimjee; Subash Rathod; Chandrakant Rawji; Jitu Patel; Ranjit Bhatia; Kazim Lakha and Umpire from Kenya.

Sitting L to R: Mohamed Gowa; Taher Amiji(V Capt.); Babu Chohan(Coach); Mohamed Nathoo(Captain); Raza Kara(Team Manager); Ramnik Valambia and Zulfiqar Yusufali.

1977 - Ndola, Zambia - Group photo of Tanzania and Zambia National Teams.


1977 - Ndola, Zambia - At the Quadrangular Tournament.

L to R: Raza Kara; Mukund Patel & Hitesh Patel(resident of Ndola) and Mohamed Nathoo


1977 - Lusaka, Zambia - Quadrangular Tournament Match between Kenya and Tanzania.

L to R: Mahmood Qureshi(Kenya-Captain); Raza Kara(Tanzania-Team Manager); Ashiq Hassan(Kenya-Team Manager) and Mohamed Nathoo(Tanzania-Captain).


1977 - Municipality Ground - Lusaka, Zambia - Toss of coin between Captains of Kenya and Tanzania.

L to R: Mohamed Nathoo(Tanzania-Captain) and Mahmood Qureshi(Kenya-Captain).


to Mohamed Nathoo's Sports - National Level - Main Page
to Mohamed Nathoo's Main Page

Last updated December  2007 Copyright Mahmood Fazal 2005 - All Rights Reserved Created By Husain Fazal