403 Results for author: Musa Musa

The trio of Sesan, Sylvester and Isaac returns from High Performance Academy in South Africa

As part of plans to continuously increase the technical knowledge and skill of our national team players, the Nigeria Cricket Federation in May sponsored and facilitated the trio of Sasan Adedeji, Sylvester and Isaac Okpe for high performance training at the Hollywood Dolphins Academy in Durban, South Africa.   ... More

Salome Sunday…A shining star on the brink of greatness in Nigeria Women’s Cricket

In confirmation of the embrace of Cricket by the Commonwealth of Nations and as part of the event to mark the ongoing Meeting of the Presidents in Rwanda, Salome Sunday, Nigeria female has been drafted to play in the Commonwealth Select XI The team will today play the Africa Select XI in a match that will make history ... More

Nigeria finished 5th at the Kwibuka Women’s tournament in Rwanda

The Nigeria Women’s senior team A.K.A Female Yellow Greens confirmed their position at 5th overall in the just concluded tournament when they beat Brazil for the second time in less than 1 week. The tournament began with 3 straight victories for Nigeria with Brazil, Germany and Botswana all falling to the sword in the ... More

Breaking….Nigeria wins Global ICC Development Award https://www.icc-cricket.com/video/2640463

NIGERIA WINS GLOBAL ICC DEVELOPMENT AWARD ICC Cricket 4 Good Social Impact Initiative of the Year – Nigeria Cricket Federation Nigeria have claimed the Cricket 4 Good Social Impact Initiative of the Year award for their cricket programmes as a tool for engaging and assisting in the development of internally ... More

NCF Release final list of players for the Kwibuka Women’s tournament in Rwanda

The Nigeria Cricket Federation is pleased to inform all and sundry that the National women’s team AKA ‘Female Yellow Greens’ will be participating at the 7th edition of the Kwibuka Women’s tournament in Rwanda. The Kwibuka tournament is a commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against The Tutsi people. Nigeria will ... More

Iyoba College is Champion of Patreli Secondary School Competition in Benin

The 4th edition of the Patreli secondary school girls competition held from Monday 16th to Friday 20th of May 2022, featured seven schools from Benin City and one school from Ekpoma in Edo state. The schools were seeded into two groups. Group A comprised of Ohonre Grammar School, Glorious Crown Group of Schools, ... More

4th Edition of the Templars Secondary School league ends in Benin

The 4th edition of the Templars secondary school boys cricket competition began on Monday 23rd of May 2022, featuring ten schools from Benin City and one school from Ekpoma in Edo state. Three new schools were added to the eight schools that featured in the last edition of the competition with over 170 participants in ... More

NCF Invites 18 senior Women to camp ahead of the Kwibuka tournament in Rwanda

Nigeria Cricket Federation will be holding the National Women’s camp to select players that will represent the nation in the 8th Kwibuka T20 Female Tournament slated to hold in Kigali, Rwanda from 9th to 20th of June 2022. Eight countries from Africa and across the world are expected to take part in this historic ... More

NCF releases list of 24 players selected for the Senior Men’s team

Nigeria Cricket Federation releases list of 24 players selected for the Senior Men's team ahead of the various international competitions slated for later this year... More

NCF Redeploys/appoints coaches into the various National Team positions

The Nigeria Cricket Federation has redeployed/appointed new coaches into the National team set up of the country in both Male and Female capacity. Following the resignation of Asanka Gurusinha, the Federation have reshuffled the coaching staff to engage an all round indigenous coaches to fill the various position. ... More