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

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

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

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

Heavy Rainfall ruins second match in Day 2 of the N.C.F T-20 super league in Lagos

Game 3: Team Kalada  vs Team Nwokedi Team Kalada won the Toss and elected to field sending in Team Nwokedi to bat first. Team Nwokedi scored a low total of 92 runs all out in 18 overs. Ayo Mene-Ejegi, Danladi Gim and Samson Simon got 2 wickets respectively.   In the second innings, a wicket off the first ... More

Day 1 reports and results as the N.C.F T-20 super league kicks up to a flyer in Lagos

The process for ensuring that the best players represent the Country come April started today 18th  February, 2018 with 33 players chosen across the country, who were divided into three  teams  (Alakija, Kalada, & Nwokedi) respectively.   Game 1: Team Kalada vs Team Alakija Team Kalada won the ... More

The 19th National Sports Festival has been officially withdrawn from Cross River state.

The decision was taken at the National Council on Sports meeting which ended on Thursday at the General Hassan Katsina House, Kaduna.   A voting process was thrown open on the floor of the meeting by the Chairman of the meeting and Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung, with state Commissioners ... More

33 players invited for the N.C.F T-20 super league in preparation for the ICC W T-20 Regional Qualifier in April

The Nigeria Cricket Federation is pleased to invite 33 players to compete in the N.C.F T-20 Super League, 2018. The High Performance program, which is structured to fit into the ICC Scorecard module, is a pointer to the National Senior Men’s team selection. The competition will afford selectors opportunity of getting ... More


  Background The Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) is a non-profit organization of the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, established to promote and develop the sport of cricket in Nigeria. The Board, which consist of representatives from Geo political zones and strategic partners, oversees the ... More