10 Results for month: 05/2021

Press Release: NCF Invites 36 players to U-19 camp in Abuja

31ST MAY 2021 NIGERIA CRICKET FEDERATION INVITES 36 PLAYERS TO UNDER-19 CAMP   The Nigeria Cricket Federation wishes to inform the Cricket Family and general public that a total of 36 players have been invited to the National Under-19 camp in preparation for the International Cricket Council (ICC) ... More

Nigeria announce final Women’s’ squad list for Kwibuka tournament in Rwanda

NIGERIA ANNOUNCE FINAL WOMEN SQUAD FOR KWIBUKA TOURNAMENT IN RWANDA   The Nigeria Cricket Federation today 29th May 2021, announced the final Women’s list that will be participating at the Annual International Women’s Friendly tournament in Rwanda, also known as the Kwibuka tournament.   A total of 40 ... More

Restoration of Schools Cricket in Nigeria – Prof. AY Ukwenya

RESTORATION OF SCHOOL CRICKET IN NIGERIA: APPEAL FOR STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS FROM STAKEHOLDERS   Four years ago the Board of NCF masterminded the Five Strategic Imperatives as the basis for Transformative Growth of Cricket in Nigeria. A critical component of this is the acceleration of the growth of our cricket ... More

NCF successfully conducts Accelerated Growth Program in Abuja.

THE NIGERIA CRICKET FEDERATION SUCCESSFULLY CONDUCTED THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE ACCELERATED GROWTH PROGRAM IN ABUJA.     The Accelerated Growth Program which is a grassroots initiative by the Nigeria Cricket Federation seeks to introduce around 200,000 new kids into the sports annually. The 36 states of ... More

Women’s National Team open camp ends, players reduced to 22

The Nigeria Cricket Federation concludes the National Women’s Team open camp phase 1 to leave 22 players for the next phase. Earlier this month, 40 Female Cricketers were invited to camp in preparation for the International invitational Kwibuka tournament in Rwanda. The Kwibuka tournament is a yearly engagement to mark ... More

Anambra, Ebonyi wins 2nd edition of South East Secondary School championship

Anambra State (Boys) and Ebonyi State (Girls) crowned champions of the second edition of the South East Secondary School Cricket Championship FOR OMEZUA OKORO EZI OKORO CUP. ANAMBRA (BOYS) BEATS IMO (BOYS) TO WIN THE 3RD SOUTH EAST SECONDARY SCHOOL CRICKET CHAMPIONSHIP FOR OMEZUA OKORO EZI OKORO CUP AS EBONYI (GIRLS) ... More

South East Umpire and Scorers Seminar Successfully conducted

The Association of Cricket Umpires and Scorers of Nigeria (ACUSN) successfully conducted a 3- day Umpire seminar in Owerri, Imo state, from 12th to 16th May 2021. The Seminar which was sponsored by Mr. Chika Okoro’s Well Energy Limited saw 25 participants from the 5 states in the South East in attendance. It ended with ... More

NCF Invites 40 Ladies to camp in Abuja.

NIGERIA CRICKET FEDERATION INVITES 40 LADIES TO CAMP IN ABUJA   The Nigeria Cricket Federation wishes to inform the entire Cricket family and the general public that a total of 40 ladies across the country have been invited to camp in preparation for the Kwibuka  Women’s Invitational tournament taking place ... More

Cricket Federation Board Dissolved, caretaker committee set-up

The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development (FMYSD) Dissolves all Federation Board. The Nigeria Cricket Federation wishes to inform all and sundry that the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Chief Sunday Dare, has dissolved the Board of 31 Federations and appointed ... More

Notice of Postponement….

NOTICE OF POSTPONEMENT..   The Nigeria Cricket Federation wishes to inform all invited players and State associations that the proposed camp for the National Under-19 slated for Abuja from the 3rd to 9th of May 2021, has been postponed.   The decision was due to logistics and other related issues. A ... More