Get ready for an exciting clash between the Zonic Tigers (ZCT) and the Challengers (CHG) in Match 10 of the Rwanda 50 Overs League 2023, set to unfold at Gahanga Cricket Ground in Kigali. This encounter marks the first meeting between these teams in the tournament. Zonic Tigers, having played four matches, emerged victorious in two encounters. In contrast, the Challengers have been in formidable form, winning all four of their previous games.
In their recent face-off against Kigali Cricket Club, the Zonic Tigers secured a tight victory, overcoming Kigali Cricket Club by four wickets. While Kigali Cricket Club posted 112 runs for the loss of five wickets in 27 overs, the Zonic Tigers chased down a revised target of 125 runs in 22 overs after rain interrupted play. Wilson Niyitanga’s resilient 56 runs and Martin Akayezu’s crucial two wickets were pivotal for the Tigers.
On the other hand, the Challengers displayed their dominance against IPRC Kigali in their recent outing. Scoring 235 runs for the loss of 10 wickets in 50 overs, the Challengers showcased their batting prowess with Robinson Obuya’s impressive 76 runs and Didier Ndikubwimana’s valuable 52 runs. Their bowling was equally potent, highlighted by Brian Masaba’s impactful four-wicket haul, restricting IPRC Kigali to 108 runs.