The 19th National Sports Festival has been officially withdrawn from Cross River state.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

More Grass-root Cricket development as Plateau State Cricket Association Organize coaching clinic in Jos

The Plateau Cricket Association has seized the initiative in the North Central Zone with over 300 kids from various schools introduced to the game of Cricket in Jos the State Capital. The coaching clinic which started on the 25th of January will climax on the 10th of February 2018. N.C.F North Central Regional Develop... More

JOB VACANCY: N.C.F ADVERTISE FOR THE POST OF GENERAL MANAGER AND DATA/FINANCE OFFICER

  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

Top teams gear up for battle in Lagos and Ibadan as Zonal Elimination concludes across 5 zones:

The 10th edition of the National Men’s championship got on the way with the preliminary matches across the various zones in the country. South-south, South-west and North-west all resumed proceedings today 30th November 2017 with South-east and North-central to begin on the 1st of December. Teams represented from the ... More

National Women Championship prelims concluded as 6 teams qualify from 5 zones for the finals in Abuja

NATIONAL WOMEN CHAMOIONSHIP PRELIMINARY STAGE COMPLETE REPORT The 7th edition of the NCF National women championship preliminary stage rounded up across 5 zones on the country and 6 teams have emerged for the finals in Abuja. Teams that featured in the zones     North Central                        ... More

NCF National women championship prelims to be played across 5 zones

The 7th edition of the N.C.F National women's championship preliminary stage will be held across 5 zones of the country to present 6 teams that will be taking part in the finals in Abuja. Each zone will present a team with FCT as host gaining automatic qualification to make it 6 teams in the finals. Date: 10th - 12th ... More

Programs and events scheduled for December 2017

DECEMBER: CAP Course (2 Modules)   Abuja                  -        2nd & 3rd i. COMMUNITY CRICKET  ii. EFFECTIVE MEETING Level One (1) Coaching Course                    -        9th & 10th All Rounder’s Academy (Abuja)                 ... More

N.C.F To Organize National Male and Female championship with dates proposed

The Nigeria Cricket Federation is pleased to announce that the dates for the National Male and Female Championships have been proposed for NOVEMBER: National Women’s Cricket Championship(Prelims)  -2nd to 5th                                 i.            South ... More

National Youth Games 2017 Successfully Conducted in Illorin Kwara State

                                    NATIONAL YOUTH GAMES ILORIN 2017 REPORT   The Nigeria Cricket Federation joined other Federations to participate in the National Youth Games organized by the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, which was held from the 7th to 17th of September 2017 ... More