World Cup Qualifiers: Nigeria Beat Sierra Leone To Top Group B

Nigeria defeated Sierra Leone by 11 runs to top Group B at the ongoing International Cricket Council, ICC Under-19 World Cup, Africa Division Two Qualifiers in Abuja.

Nigeria won the toss and elected to bat in a match where the winners will emerge group leaders after two wins in two matches earlier by both sides.

Sierra Leone who finished Group B runners up will now clash with Kenya, who are winners of the two team Group A in the qualifiers’ semi-finals.

In the other semi-final, Nigeria who won the four team Group B will face Malawi, the other group’s runners-up.

The top three teams in the competition will secure tickets to the next qualifying phase.