Match 9: Sierra Leone vs Rwanda

The ninth match of the NCF Women’s Invitational T20i featured Sierra Leone facing off against Rwanda. Sierra Leone won the toss and opted to bat, but their innings struggled to gain momentum as they were bowled out for a mere 43 runs in 16.4 overs. In the second innings, Rwanda wasted no time chasing down the target, scoring 44 runs for the loss of 2 wickets in just 5 overs, securing a comprehensive 8-wicket victory.

Nyirankundineza Josiane’s stellar performance earned her the Player of the Match award, highlighting her impact in Rwanda’s successful run chase.


Match 10: Nigeria vs Tanzania

In the tenth match, Nigeria squared off against Tanzania after the latter won the toss and elected to bat. Tanzania posted a challenging total of 147 runs for the loss of 4 wickets in their 20 overs, showcasing a formidable batting display. In response, Nigeria faced a tough challenge and fell short of the target, getting bowled out for 82 runs in 19.2 overs.


Tanzania emerged victorious by 65 runs, displaying a strong all-around performance. Sophia Frenk Jerome’s standout efforts earned her the Player of the Match award for her crucial contributions in Tanzania’s successful outing.


These back-to-back matches in the NCF Women’s Invitational T20I added more excitement and unpredictability to the tournament, showcasing the competitive spirit and talent of the participating teams.