22 Results for month: 04/2018

Match Day 3: Gambia vs Sierra Leone, Nigeria vs Ghana.

In the first match between Gambia and Sierra Leone. Gambia won the toss and elected to bat. This match was very important for the teams as both teams needed a win in the tournament having lost two previous matches to Nigeria and Ghana. Gambia started their batting badly losing a wicket in the first ball of the innings ... More

Game Day 2. Gambia vs Nigeria. Ghana vs Sierra Leone 

Game Day 2. Match 1. Nigeria vs Gambia 1st Innings Update: On the second day of ICC world Twenty20 Africa ‘A’ Qualifier 2018, April 15 2018, Nigeria and Gambia played the first match which started by 9:30 am. Nigeria won the toss and elected to bat.  At the end of the first innings, Nigeria batted 176 runs for ... More

Game Day1. Nigeria vs Sierra Leone and Ghana vs Gambia

The ICC world Twenty20 Africa ‘A’ Qualifier 2018 kicked off today at Tafawa Balewa Cricket Pitch, Lagos, Nigeria as Nigeria opened the championship taking on Sierra leone in the 20 overs bash. Sierra Leone won the toss and elected to field as Nigeria batted 165 runs for the loss of 6 wickets.  See below the statistics ... More

ICC World Twenty20 Africa Qualifier ‘A’ Technical Meeting Sets Ground Rules As Teams Gear Up for the D Day.

Nigeria and Nigerians are filled with excitement looking forward to the Cricket fiesta in Tafawa Balewa Square Cricket Oval Lagos, Nigeria - venue of the ICC Twenty20 Africa ‘A’ Qualifier tournament. The pavilion and playing area have been completely transformed to be at par with international standards, while pitch ... More

West Africa All Set For World T20 Qualifier

ICC MEDIA RELEASE                                                                                                          Lagos, 13 April 2018 WEST AFRICA ALL SET FOR WORLD T20 QUALIFIER Pathway to ICC World ... More

Ex-Protea Pace Bowler, Makhaya Ntini Facilitates NCF Fast Bowlers’ Academy in Lagos, Nigeria

In a bid to hone young pace bowlers, the Nigeria Cricket Federation organized a 1 Day Fast Bowling Program on 12th April, 2018, facilitated by South Africa Ex-International, Makhaya Ntini.   Players invited from across the country include: Jimoh Abdulraman  (Kaduna). Afani Abdulhamid  (Kaduna). Racheed ... More

ICC World T-20 Africa ‘A’ Qualifier, Teams Arrival and Match Schedules

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 ... More

University Of Nigeria Cricket team emerge as champions of the 8th South-East Cricket Championship for Chuma Anosike Cup

  The 8th South East Cricket Championship for Chuma Anosike Cup kicked off on Thursday April 5th at Government Secondary School, Owerri Imo State after teams arrived on the 4th for the most anticipated Cricket fiesta. The five states in the South East namely, Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu and Imo states participated ... More

Practice Schedule

                                           TBS Outfield                   TBS Nets 13/04    9am – 10 30am              Sierra Leone                       Ghana 10 30 am – 12am           Ghana                    ... More

About Tournament Host, “Nigeria”

Nigeria is often referred to as the "Giant of Africa", owing to its large population and economy. With approximately 186 million inhabitants, Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous country in the world. The country is viewed as a multinational state as it is inhabited by over ... More