Blessing Etim sets tournament record as Nigeria dispatches Cameroon by 10 wickets
The Female Yellow Greens bounced back from their last defeat against Uganda to register a flawless performance against Cameroon.
Cameroon Women won the toss and elected to bat first scoring a total of 47 runs all out in 19.3 overs.
Nantia Kenfac scored 23 runs off 31 balls as the only double figure as best bating contribution from tea, Cameroon.
Blessing Etim set a tournament record by bowling 4 maiden overs, taking 4 wickets with no single extra and leaving her economy ratio at 0.00.
Miracle Imimole played her first game, finishing with 2 wickets, conceding 8 runs in 4 overs, supported by Mary Desmond with 2 wickets and conceding 12 runs in 3.3 overs.
In the second innings, opening pair of Abdulquadri Kehinde and Esther Sandy were sufficient to chase down the required total in what can be described as a perfect second innings. Both finished with 16 runs each off 18 and 22 balls respectively.
Blessing Etim was named player of the match making it the second time in the tournament.
Nigeria won by 10 wickets