The zonal elimination of the 19th National Sports festival had eliminated team Niger female Basketball after losing one match and winning one, the game had also came hard on team Niger male Basketball after losing 1 match and winning 3.
The zonal series had also eliminated team Niger Hockey after 2 draws and 1 win, the game had eliminated team Niger female volleyball after losing all their matches, similarly the series had eliminated team Niger male volleyball after losing 2 matches and winning 1. In Beach volleyball male and female team Niger were eliminated.
Meanwhile, team Niger had been eliminated in the male cricket competition after losing to plateau and Kwara by 107 to 63 and 99 to 56 respectively. Also in football team Niger had been eliminated by team Nasarawa in the final encounter.
In a happy mood, team Niger Handball had conquered and eliminated all participating team by winning 3 matches and 1 draw.
So far, Team Plateau will represent the zone in Male and female volleyball, male and female beach volleyball, male and female Basketball, male Hockey and female cricket, while team kwara will represent the zone in male cricket, team Niger will represent the zone in Handball, while team Nasarawa will represent the zone in football.