Nigeria will host the ICC World Twenty20 Africa Qualifier A at the prestigious Tafawa Balewa Square Cricket Oval in Lagos from the 14th to 21st April 2018.
Teams arrive from today with Nigeria facing Sierra Leone in the tournament opener on Saturday morning. Ghana will play The Gambia in the afternoon match.
The Gambia takes on Nigeria at 9 30 on Sunday morning while Sierra Leone will battle Ghana at 1 50pm.
The much awaited qualifier will see each team play each other twice. The top 2 teams will qualify for the ICC World Twenty20 Africa Qualifier to be held in 2019.
Ghana represented Africa in the last pathway to the World Cup. With 2 spots at the regional qualifier in 2019 up for grabs all four teams will feel they have a chance in this 20 over format.
More information on the tournament can be found here.
www.nigeriacricket.com.ng. (click on T20 Tour)
Saturday 14th April
9:30am: Nigeria vs Sierra Leone
1:50pm: Ghana vs The Gambia
Sunday 15th April
9:30am: Gambia vs Nigeria
1:50pm: Sierra Leone vs Ghana
Monday 16th April Reserve Day
Tuesday 17th April
9:30am: Gambia vs Sierra Leone
1:50pm Nigeria vs Ghana
Wednesday 18th April
9:30am: Gambia vs Ghana
1:50pm: Sierra Leone vs Nigeria
Thursday 19th Reserve Day
Friday 20th April
9:30am: Ghana vs Sierra Leone
1:50pm: Nigeria vs Gambia
Saturday 21st April
9:30am: Sierra Leone vs Gambia
1:50pm: Ghana vs Nigeria