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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

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

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

Nigeria’s Preparation

It was a wave of excitement across Nigeria when it was officially announced by the Board of the Nigeria Cricket Federation that the International Cricket Council has seeded the hosting right to Nigeria for the Africa Qualifier A. tournament which is expected to hold from 12th to 22nd April 2018, at the prestigious Tafawa ... More