Battle Royale at Nigeria Bankers Games


It will be battle royale this weekend as the on-going Nigeria Bankers Games has entered its crucial stage at the Yabatech Sports Complex, Yaba and the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Onikan, Lagos.

In the football event, battle for the semi-finals ticket will get tougher as Sterling Bank battles First Bank, while Fidelity Bank and Union Bank for the semi-finals in Group B on Saturday.

FCMB joined UBA in the semi-final after bashing EcoBank by three nil in Group A of the championship.

Action continues this weekend as tennis players take to the court at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Court, Onikan.

In the concluded events, First Bank claimed gold in men’s singles and doubles, while Fidelity Bank won gold in the female category of table tennis.

Fidelity Bank picked the gold medal in the men’s category, just as EcoBank were champions in the female category of the scrabble event. Union Bank also defended their title in chess, while FCMB stole the show in the female category.