39 Results for month: 02/2018

N.C.F shortlist 22 players for second phase camping in preparation for the ICC Sub-Regional tournament in April

The Nigeria Cricket Federation have completed the first phase of the National Male camp in preparation for the ICC T-20 Sub-Regional Qualifier scheduled to hold from the 16th – 22nd April 2018 in Lagos. Earlier this month, 33 players from across the country were invited to camp for a high performance T-20 super league ... More

Benvic CC wins the 2017/2018 ODI championship Shield in Port Harcourt league with one game to spare

Panthers CC vs Benvic CC (24th February 2018) Benvic CC won the toss and elected to bat first scoring a total of 110 runs all out in 22.5 overs. Henry Oko-Jaja 18 runs and Adokiye Reuben 17 runs not out were the only double figures for Benvic CC. Doumotimi Erelayefa of Panthers CC was the star performer with ... More

Cricket Wildfire Spreads to North-West as Katsina State introduce the game to new schools:

The Catch them young program in the North West zone of the country went into full gear as several schools have been targeted in Katsina state with the sole aim of introducing a minimum of 500 kids to the game of Cricket over the next couple of months. Schools that have been identified include: Government Secondary ... More

More Grassroot Delevelopment in the North-Central zone as cricket is introduced to Piri Primary School Abaji, Abuja

The Regional Development Officer for the North Central zone Mr. Peter Yakubu have further expanded the development program in Abuja as Piri Primary school Abuja, is introduced to the game of Cricket. The Games master and other teachers were also part of the program with the school management pledging their support to ... More

Facility development begins in South East as “PROJECT NETS” is launched to improve coaching across the zone.

The South-East representative on the N.C.F Mr. Chika Okoro has continued his passion for Cricket development in the zone with major practice facilities undergoing construction. Training facilities tagged "Project Nets", is aimed at establishing practice nets in all states across the zone to improve bating and bowling ... More

Day 5 results and reports from N.C.F T-20 Super league in Lagos as Team Kalada still searches for 1st victory

Day 5 - Game 7 Team Kalada vs Team Alakija Team Kalada still searching for their first victory in the tournamanet. Team Alakija won the toss and chose to bat first scoring a total of 152 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 20 overs. Onikoyi Ademola had a good knock of 47 runs off 20 balls, strongly supported by ... More

Anambra State completes first phase of the Peter Umeadi Foundation’s Cricket Wildfire Event.

The first stage of Cricket Wildfire in Anambra State through The Peter Umeadi Foundation’s Mini-Cricket Clinic for Primary schools was organized today at Bishop Crowther Seminary, Awka.   This stage was aimed at giving primary school teachers in-depth knowledge of the game and ways to guide kids in the most ... More

Day 4 results and reports from the N.C.F T-20 Super League in Lagos

Day 4 - Game 4 Team Kalada vs Team Alakija Team Alakija won the toss and elected to bat first scoring a meager total of 83 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 15 overs. Ayo Mene-Ejegi was the star performer with the ball with a bowling statistics of 3 wickets for 15 runs in 3 overs. Vinvent Adewoye with 22 runs and ... More

N.C.F announces provincial 44 man list to be invited to camp for the ICC U-19 Div. 2 Qualifiers

The following players are placed on standby for possible invitation to the NCF U19 Classics scheduled to hold at Benin, Edo State. The anticipated date of arrival is 4th March 2018 1.     Runsewe Sulaimon 2.     Ikeige Miracle 3.     Omolewa Oluwasegun 4.     Mahmud Abdulrauf 5.    ... More

Cricket wins again as PETS Foundation coaching clinic in Ekpoma, Edo State records huge success:

Ekpoma, Edo State became the latest beneficiary of the Cricket Wild Fire catch them young initiative powered by PETS FOUNDATION with a coaching clinic of over 300 primary school pupils from 6 primary schools introduced to the game of Cricket.   The Coaching clinic which took place on the 22nd of February at ... More