Rwanda Cricket Association (RCA) have announced the 14-member women’s squad, which will be travelling to Nigeria from 23rd – 30th Jan 2019, to play a series of 5 matches comprising of two 40-overs and three T20’s against the Nigeria National Female team.
All matches will be played on the turf pitch, Package “B” National Stadium in Abuja. The series will be used by both the countries to prepare for the upcoming ICC Women’s World Cup/T20 World Cup Africa Qualifiers from 3rd – 13th May 2019 in Zimbabwe.
The schedule of the matches will be announced shortly. However, both the Boards have announced their respective squads for the bi-lateral series.
Rwanda Women’s Squad: Henriette Ishimwe, Veronique Iriho, Marie Diane Bimenyimana, Immaculee Muhawenimana, Gisele Ishimwe, Sarah Uwera, Cathia Uwamahoro, Sifa Ingabire, Alice Ikuzwe, Flora Irakoze, Josiane Nyirankundineza, Diane Ishimwe Dusabemungu, Margueritte Vumiliya & Antoinette Uwimbabazi
Nigeria Women’s Squad: Grace Ephraim, Agatha Obulor, Abigail Igbobie, Fate Fyneface, Samantha Agazuma, Favour Esiegbe, Hannah Ayoka, Blessing Etim, Blessing Nwobodo, Joy Efosa, Blessing Frank, Taiwo Abdulquadri, Rachael Samson, Mary Desmond, Timi Seaman & Ogechi George