Nigeria U-19 team sends shock waves across Windhoek as Host Namibia is beaten

  Nigeria U19 Cricket Team proved bookmakers wrong by defeating host Namibia in the opening game of the Africa Division 1. ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup Qualifiers played at the Wanderers Cricket Stadium in faraway Windhoek, Namibia today, Sunday March 17, 2019.   Nigeria won the toss and elected to bat in ... More

Nigeria U-19 Male Team set for ICC U-19 World Cup Africa Qualifier Div. 1 in Namibia

The Nigeria U-19 Male Cricket team (AKA Junior Yellow Greens) is poised to participate in the ICC U-19 World Cup Africa Qualifier Scheduled to take place in Namibia from the 15th – 24th March 2019.   The Junior Yellow Greens started their long trek since August 2018 in Potchefstroom, South Africa where they ... More

Nigeria Cricket Federation in 41 days and 40 Nights

         NIGERIA CRICKET FEDERATION IN 41 DAYS AND 40 NIGHTS  While the debate on which sport will queue behind the popular ones like Soccer and Athletics in the country; contesting for hearts of incessantly betrayed sports loyalist (and of course the lion’s share of government’s funding), Cricket a rather ... More

ICC World Cup Trophy successfully tours Nigeria

The ICC World Cup trophy landed in Nigeria on the 11th of February 2019 at the Nnadi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja and was received by the president of the Federation Prof.Yahaya Ukwenya. A dance troop from the Ministry of Arts and culture accompanied by Miss Tourism 2016 Miss Ogenna Ekwubiri, NCF board member, Staff ... More

ICC Commercial Strategy Development workshop in Lagos record huge gains.

The International Cricket Council Commercial Strategy and Development workshop ends with huge gains recorded. The seminar which was targeted towards creating a strategic pathway to the growth and development of the sport in Nigeria, took place at 4 points by Sheraton hotel in Lagos from 4th to 6th February 2018. &nbsp... More

Breaking…Nigeria Women’s National Team ranked 36th in the World T-20I

The Nigeria Female Cricket team has ranked 36 in the world T-20 international. According to the current publication by ICC on, Nigeria Female team ranked 36th out of the 50 countries on the World T-20 International radar.   In line with the brief of ICC, Nigeria women's National Cricket ... More

ICC set to organize a Commercial Strategy and development workshop in Lagos

The International Cricket Council (ICC) is set to organize a 2 days seminar in Lagos from Monday 4th to Wednesday 6th January 2019. The seminar which is tagged Commercial Strategy and development workshop is expected to train various sectors in the game on how to prepare a publicity strategy and fund raising to improve and ... More

Naija Kids Cricket hits Lagos State as over 200 new kids introduced to the game

The NCF/PWC Naija Kids Cricket took Lagos State by Storm on Saturday 26th January 2019 as the Tafawa Balewa Square Cricket Oval lit up with over 200 kids in attendance.   Mr. Uyi Akpata, Vice President of the Federation was on ground personally to witness the event and also delivered series of motivational talk ... More

Brocatel C.C emerge Champions of the Kano Soft Ball Cricket Championship

The Maiden Edition of the Kano Soft ball Cricket championship came to a climax on Sunday 26th January 2019 at the Sani Abacha Stadium. There had been 5 weekends of actions prior to the finals which saw Bracatel CC and Mangala CC emerging as finalist. The event for the day resumed with the Nigeria Cricket Federation  ... More

Rwanda National Women team tour to Nigeria gets underway in Abuja.

NIGERIA VS RWANDA 1ST LEG OF THE BILATERAL SERIES ABUJA 2019 DAY 1 REPORT   Rwanda National Women team tour to Nigeria gets underway in Abuja   Fyneface Fate to the rescue as Nigeria Grinds out a 4 wickets victory in Game 1   Nigeria starts on a high as they go 2 nil up against Rwanda in ... More