Government Secondary School, Afikpo wins 2nd Edition of South-East Secondary School Cricket Championship

Government Secondary School, Afikpo wins 2nd edition of South East Secondary School Cricket Championship for Omezua Okoro Ezi Okoro Cup.   Five secondary schools from 4 states in south east Nigeria came together in the Coal City (Enugu), Enugu state, Nigeria to slug it out in the 2nd edition of the South East ... 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

Port Harcourt T-20 League 2019 begins

PHCL T20 CLASSICS STARTS TOMORROW 13th APRIL, 2019 & TEAM UNIPORT PARADES A TEAM FOR THE 1st TIME... THE FIXTURES!!! Saturday 13/4/19: 1. BENVIC vs K11 2. PANTHERS vs UNIPORT Sunday 14/4/19: 3. K11 vs PANTHERS 4. UNIPORT vs BENVIC Friday 19/4/19: 5. PANTHERS vs BENVIC 6. K11 vs UNIPORT Saturday ... More

Edo State Gold Medal U-15 Team from National Youth Games Ilorin 2018, Tours Kenya

Edo State sets the pace in grass root development in Nigeria as the U-15 Gold medal team from the national Youth Games 2018 tours Kenya. Led by the Gold hearted Chairman of the State Association Mr. Uyi Akpata, Cricket in Edo state have become the most popular sport and favorite among schools, parents, kinds and the ... More

N.C.F conducts Elementary Coaching course for School games masters and mistresses in FCT

The Nigeria Cricket Federation over the weekend of 5th and 6th April 2019, conducted an elementary coaching course for School Games Masters and Mistresses in the FCT. The Initiative which was conceived and initiated by the Secretariat of the federation was geared towards activating and promoting grassroots Development in ... More

Rivers State U-17 Male Team Hosts Bayelsa U-17 Male Team to friendly match in Port Harcourt

The Port Harcourt 2018/2019 ODI League may have concluded in the state but Cricket activities still thrive as Rivers State U-17 male team hosted Bayelsa State U-17 team to a friendly match at the Uniport Cricket Oval on Saturday 30th March 2019. As the memory of Former Nigeria International and Coach of Bayelsa State Mr. ... More

Edo State makes history as the first indigenous Female League in Nigeria and West Africa is Launched

The Maiden edition of the Edo State Female League was Launched over the weekend of 23rd March 2019 at the Edo Boys High School Cricket Oval, the traditional home of the sport in Edo State. The Maiden edition which is the first indigenous Female league in Nigeria and the whole of North West-Africa is one of the numerous ... More

Crusaders CC goes one step closer to the title in the Edo State Cricket league 2019

  MATCH 17 (WEEK 10) CRUSADERS CC vs INVICTUS CC   Crusaders CC won the Toss and elected to bat scoring a total of 176 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in 25 overs. In the second innings, Invictus CC could only manage a total of 108 runs all out in 17.2 overs   Aghedo Eghosa was named Man ... More

Cricket event successfully features in the Edo Boys High School, Benin City inter-house sports competition

EDO BOYS HIGH SCHOOL INTER HOUSE SPORTS (CRICKET EVENT) REPORT.   The 2019 Inter House Sports of Edo Boys High School, Benin City was eventful and historic. The program which was chaired by Mr. Uyi Akpata, the Vice President of Nigeria Cricket Federation/ Chairman of Edo State Cricket Association was loaded with ... More