The Naija Invitation team opened their USA Invitational Sevens campaign on a good note with a 42-0 win against New Mexico U, We lost against a very good Phoenix side and narrowly lost 15-17 to Chicago Lions Black. We did well enough to qualify for the Cup quarter-finals Day 1 Results1. Naija
Invitation 42 vs 0 New Mexico U
2. Naija Invitation 5 vs 25 Phoenix
3. Naija Invitation 15 vs 17 Chicago Lions Black
We go again in a few hours against Rocky Mountain at 9:20 am USA time
Nigeria is looking forward to participating at the Africa Women’s Sevens 2019 which also doubles as 2020 Olympic qualifiers. The last time our Women participated in any international competition was in the year 2010 hosted in Ghana where they lost narrowly to Tunisia in the final to win Silver.