54 Results for year: 2022

Dates announced for the National Under-17 Cricket championship 4th edition, 2023.

It's happening, dates have been announced. The National Under-17 Cricket Championship for Boys and Girls powered by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is the biggest grassroots Cricket tournament in Nigeria and by extension, West Africa. We are looking forward to its 4th Edition with excitement. Save the dates, the excitement is ... More

Christmas Message from all of us @ Nigeria Cricket Federation

Message from the President and all of us @ Nigeria Cricket Federation More

Massive grassroots development programs across the zones to close the 2022 calendar year

Field officers across the zones are ramping up activities to close the 2022 Cricket calendar year as more kids are introduced into the game. In Zamfara State, Field officer and Coach, Afolabi Tajudeen have also visited new schools and Local Governments to introduce the game to primary and secondary school ... More

Nigeria qualifies for the 2023 finals in Namibia after a brilliant outing in Kigali

The Nigeria national senior men’s team finished 2nd by Net Run Rate at the just concluded ICC T-20 World Cup Africa Sub Regional B’ Qualifier in Rwanda. The tournament which is the pathway qualification for the ICC T-20 world had 8 countries in participation to leave just 2 qualifying spot for the final qualifiers in ... More

NCF announces final 14 man squad for the ICC sub regional tourney in Rwanda

The Nigeria Cricket Federation has announced the final squad that will be flying her colors at the ICC T-20 World Cup Sub Regional Qualifier B' in Rwanda later this month. 20 players had been invited to camp late last month and after 2 weeks of drills and a series of trial matches, the final 14 players has been named. ... More

Massive grassroots involvement across the country

Dry Season in Nigeria is for Cricket as Leagues across the country are in full gear. Massive grassroots development across the country is currently ongoing with numbers reaching thousands from NCF Coaches, Field Officers and volunteers. The South-South have seen Edo State on the forefront with over 15 new schools ... More

N.C.F unveils Steve Tikolo as the new Head Coach and High Performance Manager

NIGERIA CRICKET FEDERATION UNVEILS STEVE TIKOLO FROM KENYA AS THE NEW HEAD COACH AND HIGH PERFORMANCE MANAGER. The Nigeria Cricket Federation is pleased to announce Steve Tikolo from Kenya as the new Head Coach and High Performance Manager. Tikolo who was unveiled at the Tafawa Balewa Square Cricket Oval in Lagos ... More

Curtain falls on the ICC U-19 Tournament in Abuja as Kenya, Nigeria and Sierra Leone qualifies for Division 1′

Kenya defeats Nigeria in the finals of the ICC Under-19 Men's Cricket World Cup Africa Division 2 Qualifier by 11 runs in a low scoring but nail biting finish. Sierra Leone was awarded the 3 and final qualification slot to Division 1 even though the game against Malawi was washed out due to rain. Kenya, Nigeria and ... More

Prosper Useni shines as Nigeria books semi final slot against Malawi

Nigeria overcame a nerve wrecking match against West Africa arch rivals  Sierra Leone when they booked their semi final ticket against Malawi during the final group B game in Abuja. Nigeria posted 184 runs all out in 47.5 overs in he first innings with superb bating performance from Selim Salau and Paul Pam who together ... More

ICC U-19 tournament gets on the way as Nigeria makes it 2 wins from 2 games

The International Cricket Council (ICC) Under-19 Men's World Cup Africa Division 2' Qualifiers kicks off on the high as only 6 teams could make it to the games. Opening day fixtures saw Nigeria defeat Rwanda by 10 wickets and Kenya also recorded a massive victory over Malawi to make a statement of intent. Rwanda slipped to ... More