11 Results for month: 03/2021

Host Edo State rose above the tides of Oyo State to qualify for Men’s final

2ND SEMI FINAL FIXTURES (50 overs) *Tuesday 30th March 2021* EDO STATE vs OYO STATE   Edo State who first exposed the deficiency in the Lagos State team during the pool A’ group games and managed to qualify only on Net Run Rate, faced an Oyo team who were flawless in qualifying from Pool B’ beating ... More

Kaduna State stun Lagos State to qualify for Men’s final

1st Semi – Final (29TH March 2021) KADUNA STATE vs LAGOS STATE Bitter rivalries were refreshed once again between 2 giants of the game in Nigeria. Lagos State having a psychological edge against Kaduna State, while Kaduna State looking to take back their pound of flesh for near misses at the title crown and narrow ... More

Men separated from the Boys as Championship enters semis

Lagos Tackles Kaduna in Men’s Championship Semis The on-going National Men’s Cricket Championship has entered a feverish pitch as Semi-Final Matches get underway with battle line drawn between Lagos and Kaduna on Monday in Benin. Both teams, boast of truckload of players with national caps under their belt and ... More

NCF National Men’s Championship begins

The NCF National Men’s Championship begins as zonal elimination games in the South and Western Zone concluded. The Championship which is the highest grade events will feature 8 state teams from across the country. The qualification format for the National Sports Festival with saw only the 1st placed team from the zonal ... More

N.C.F announce changes to dates for National Men’s Championship

Changes to dates of the National Men's Championship and Proposed dates for National Women's Championship... More

N.C.F engages fitness and conditioning coach, Seye Olympio.

EX NIGERIA INTERNATIONAL SEYE OLYMPIO, EMPLOYED AS FITNESS AND CONDITIONING COACH Seye Olympio, Former Nigeria International with an illustrious career of over 10 years with the Yellow Greens, have been engaged with the Federation on a full time bases as Fitness and Conditioning coach for the National Team. ... More

South-South Update: Akwa Ibom State begins mass coaching program

  Akwa Ibom State in the South-South have resumed mass coaching in Nursery, Primary and Secondary schools ahead of the Accelerated growth program initiated by the NCF.   Community Secondary Commercial School, Jevic Schools, Q.I.C group of schools and St. Michael Primary School all in Uyo, the state ... More

NCF begins distribution of grassroots starter kits across the country

The Nigeria Cricket Federation has commenced the distribution of grassroots starter kits to all the states in the country including the FCT. The starter kit which is a donation from Bankstown Community Australia, arrived the shores of the country in January 2021. As the Federation kick start the Accelerated Growth ... More

N.C.F finalize plans for National Men’s Championship 2021.

The Nigeria Cricket Federation is pleased to announce that the National Men’s Championship has been schedule to hold from the 24rd of March to the 5th of April 2021 in Benin City, Edo State. States selected to participate in this tournament is drawn from previous tournament and the same qualification/elimination ... More

South-South Female League Update: Week 2.

Ekpoma Supernova CC tops in Zone A, while Pathfinders CC sets the pace in Zone B Week 2 of the South-South Women’s League taking place in Benin City and Port Harcourt respectively has lived up to the hype and expectations of all. 4 matches each have been concluded by the 8 teams involved and the league is shaping up ... More