ICC Level 1 coaches and umpires course ends in Lagos with huge success recorded

The International Cricket Council in collaboration with the Nigeria Cricket Federation successfully conducted the Level 1 training courses for coaches and Umpires. The training which took place from 6th to 10th May 2019 in Lagos had participants from other West Africa countries in attendance. A total of 50 participants ... More

Team Nigeria set for the ICC T-20 World Cup Africa finals in Uganda

The Senior Men's team A.K.A (Yellow Greens) is set for the ICC T-20 World Cup Africa Finals in Uganda. The team will arrive Uganda on Thursday 16th May 2019 after a pre-tournament series in Zimbabwe. The Yellow Greens will seek to battle for one of the 2 qualification slot against Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Botswana and ... More

Nigeria National Women’s team opens camp in Kaduna State

The Nigeria Cricket Federation has invited 17 Female members to camp in preparation for the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier in May 2019 in Zimbabwe. This is the first time in the history of the sport in Nigeria that Women’s cricket will attain this feat. A final 14 players list that will represent the country in the ... More

Kaduna State Successfully organised basic course for umpires and scorers

The Basic umpiring course organised by Kaduna Chapter of ACUSN came to a close with a lot of hope that the standard of umpiring will be at its peak not only at the national level, but also at state, secondary and primary levels. The topic touched basically on the following: 1. Who is an umpire ? 2 Qualities of a ... More

Nigeria U-19 Team arrives the country to a heroes welcome as they are received in Abuja By the Sports Minister

Nigeria U-19 Cricket team AKA Junior Yellow Greens arrived the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos on Monday 25th March to a Hero’s welcome by Fans, Cricket Enthusiasts, Media and more...     Following their exploits at the just concluded ICC U-19 World Cup Qualifier in Windhoek Namibia which ... More

History is Made as Nigeria Completes the Long Trek to the ICC U-19 world cup 2020

  NIGERIA’S LONG TREK TO THE ICC U-19 WORLD CUP 2020 BEGINS AND ENDS IN SOUTH AFRICA AS THE HOLD THEIR NERVE TO BEAT SIERRA LEONE IN THE FINAL MATCH   Fresh from the general rest day on the 22nd of March, the 2 west Africa giants squared up for a Clash of the Titans’ final match. A win for the Junior ... More

ACUSN Anambra State Chapter successfully conducts 1 day Seminar on Umpiring and online scoring

REPORT ON THE UMPIRING AND SCORING SEMINAR HELD AT BISHOP CROWTHER SEMINARY AWKA, ANAMBRA STATE ON 22ND MARCH 2019.   South East Nigeria cricket family experienced a sensational one day Umpiring and Online Scoring seminar. A brainchild of a collaboration between the South East Regional Development Office and the ... More

Nigeria on the verge of history as Tanzania is brushed aside to make it 4 wins from 4 matches

NIGERIA MAKES IT 4 WINS FROM 4 MATCHES AS TANZANIA IS BRUSHED ASIDE IN THE ONGOING ICC WORLD CUP AFRICA QUALIFIER IN NAMIBIA   On the calm Thursday morning of 21st March 2019, Nigeria returned back to the Wanderers Cricket Ground, Windhoek, where history was made with that infamous victory against the host ... More

Uganda Baby Cricket Cranes becomes 3rd casualty as Junior Yellow Greens Match on in Namibia

Uganda Baby Cricket Cranes becomes 3rd casualty as Junior Yellow Greens with thier latest alias "Giant Slayers", records historic Hat-trick wins in the ongoing ICC U-19 World Cup Africa Qualifier Division 1 in Namibia.   For the 3rd consecutive time in this tournament, Nigeria was put in to bat after Uganda won ... More

Giant Slayers Nigeria, beats Kenya to make it 2 wins from 2 matches

Lighting they say doesn't strike twice on the same spot, but that has been defiled by the exploits of the "Junior Yellow Greens" as Kenya is convincingly beaten by 58 runs in Match 2 of the ongoing ICC U-19 World Cup Africa Div.1 tournament. Kenya won the toss and elected to bowl first sending in Nigeria to bat. Nigeria ... More