Gambia will take on Rwanda in the sixth match of the East-West Africa Cup Qualifiers 2023 on Friday (December 8) at Willowmoore Park in Benoni. Both teams are placed in Group A in the tournament. They will be playing against each other for the first time.
Gambia have played a total of seven T20Is so far and have managed to win just a single game. They last played a T20I game on December 9, 2022, against Cameroon in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Sub Regional Africa Qualifier Group B. Gambia won this game by 11 runs after posting a total of 115 runs on the board.
Rwanda last featured in the T20 World Cup Africa Region Qualifier 2023 tournament and lost five out of six games to finish in the last position. They had a great run in the West Africa Trophy 2023 and finished as the runner-up. Rwanda had won four out of nine matches in the tournament.