Nigeria Earns First Win Over Zambia At The 25 Africa Men Senior Handball Championship

The Golden Arrows of Nigeria won their first match of the 25th Africa Men Senior Handball Championship with an emphatic 35-17 victory over Zambia in Egypt.
On the back of disappointing results against Tunisia and Cape Verde which ensured that Nigeria’s hope of reaching the quarter finals and a chance for a world championship ticket was dashed, the Coach Rafiu Salami’s side were in a business-like mood as they did everything right and won the first half 19-9.
Nigeria continued the onslaught in the second half against the Zambians who didn’t have an answer, to score 16 more goals to their opponent’s 8 goals which gaveĀ  the Golden Arrows a 35-17 victory.
With this win, Nigeria are favourably placed amongst the teams participating in championship.
The team will play Senegal in another placement match on Saturday at 11:30am.