Nigeria emerge as champions of ICC U-19 Division 2 World cup qualifier in South Africa

Nigeria conquers division 2 of the ICC U-19 world cup qualifier to lift the trophy after blowing away Sierra Leone with a 137 runs victory in the much anticipated Final. Nigeria's long trek to the U-19 world cup 2020 gets a huge boost as they establish qualification to division one (1) in the just concluded  tournament ... More

Nigeria to play in Group D of the Africa T-20 championship in South Africa

Nigeria to play in the Group D of the Africa T20 cup The Senior National Cricket team of Nigeria is to play in the Group D of the Africa T20 cup which will take place from 14th to 16th September 2018 in South Africa.   In a draw that was done on Tuesday 7th August in South Africa, Nigeria is to play with ... More

Nigeria’s Long Trek To The ICC U-19 World Cup 2019 Begins

NIGERIA’S LONG TREK TO THE ICC U-19 WORLD CUP 2019 BEGINS Nigeria U-19 team leaves the shores of the country to seek qualification. Lugogo and Kyambogo, Uganda to host the junior “Yellow Greens” in pre-tournament Nigeria to battle ten other countries for a qualification ticket to Division 1   ... More

Reconstruction work resumes at the Abuja Cricket oval with re-grassing and drainage construction

The Nigeria Cricket Federation under the leadership of Prof. Yahaya Ukwenya have taken yet another giant stride in the growth and development of the sport in Nigeria.  The re-construction of the  two (2) Abuja National Stadium Cricket ovals went into full swing in a bid to upgrade the pitches to ICC world standard. ... More

ICC Development Officer, Justine Ligyalingi concludes tour of Nigeria.

ICC Development Officer, Justine Ligyalingi has concluded tour of Nigeria. The familiarization visit of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Development Officer, Justine Ligyalingi to Nigeria has ended in Nigeria. The event was anchored on meetings with the officials of Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) and inspection ... More

NCF Release Final 14 Man Squad for U-19 Tournament in Potchefstroom South Africa

The Nigeria Cricket Federation is pleased to announce to the public that a final 14 man squad have been announced for the ICC U-19 Africa Division 2 Qualifier in South Africa. The tournament is expected to take place in Prochefstrom from 17th – 29th August 2018. Among the Notable names that have made the squad include ... More

ICC Development Officer Mr Justine Ligyalingi to visit Nigeria

ICC Newly appointed development Officer. Mr. Justine Ligyalingi is to visit Nigeria. He is on tour of the member nations and due to arrive Abuja on Friday 20th July. While in Abuja he is to hold meeting with the NCF Officials and also inspect facilities. He is to leave Abuja for Lagos on Sunday for another inspection ... More

NCF Announces 14 Man squad and 2 stand-by players for South Africa U-19 Championship

The Nigeria Cricket Federation is pleased to announce to the public that a final 14 man squad and 2 stand-by have been announced for the ICC U-19 Africa Division 2 Qualifier in South Africa. The tournament is expected to take place in Prochefstrom from 17th – 29th August 2018. Among the Notable names that have made ... More

The NCF President Prof. Yahaya Ukwenya successfully attends the ICC Annual AGM 2018 in Ireland

The President of the Federation Prof. Yahaya Ukwenya successfully attended the ICC Annual Conference which took place from Friday June 29th Tuesday 4th July in Dublin, Ireland. All ICC member nations were in attendance. Key areas of discussions include, Growth and development of the Sport in # world Countries, Nigeria and ... More

Confirmation of new date for the ICC U-19 Div 2 Qualifiers in Potcherstroom, South Africa

The ICC U-19 Division  2 Qualifier is scheduled to hold in  Potcherstroom, North West, South Africa from 19th - 28th August 2018 instead of the earlier dates communicated  which was 16th  to 26th  August 2018. Ten countries namely Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Swaziland, ... More