Today in Accra, Ghana, the Lady Chevrons scripted history by securing the inaugural gold medal in cricket at the African Games. Zimbabwe triumphed over South Africa by two wickets in a Super Over following a tied scoreline.

Initially batting, Zimbabwe posted 112-5 in their allotted 20 overs, with South Africa matching the score with 112-7 in their reply. In the ensuing Super Over, South Africa managed 2 runs, while Zimbabwe required 3 runs to win in 6 balls.

With a composed performance, the Lady Chevrons achieved 4/0, sealing the gold medal in a thrilling encounter.