Accelerated Growth Program, Edo State in focus

The Edo State Cricket Association over the last 30 days have taken the Accelerated Growth Program on a much higher scale with a view to increase and expand the number of schools playing the game across the state. A program titled ‘’Edo State Cricket outreach’’ was embarked upon by the Edo State Cricket Association ... More

Ibom League 2021 begins in Uyo

Following the successful Umpires and Scorers seminar and the Inauguration of Akwa IBOM State chapter of ACUSN, the 2021 edition of Ibom Cricket league began on Saturday 17th July with top players from Rivers State league and a State executive members taking the bowl off ceremony. The Akwa Ibom State Commissioner for ... More

South-South Batch A’ Umpires Seminar conducted in Uyo

The South-South Batch A' Umpires and Scorers Seminar and Inauguration of Akwa Ibom State Chapter recorded huge success in Uyo, the State's Capital. The seminar which is the intermediate training and Module 2 of the Umpires and Scorers education is a Nationwide program that seeks to improve the quality, standard 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

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

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

South-South Female League begins, History made.

The South-South Female League is the Brian child of the Chairman, Edo State Cricket Association, South-South Representative on the Board of NCF and Vice President of Federation Mr Uyi Akpata. With his philanthropism, Passion and constitutional responsibility via PETS Foundation, Mr Akpata’s vision is to use available ... More

Cricket coaching challenge declared in Benin city

CRICKET COACHING CHALLENGE DECLARED IN BENIN CITY Iyoba College (Girls), Idia College (Girls), Army Day Secondary School (Mixed), Edokpolor Grammar School (Boys) and Edo Boys High School were all invaded with bats and balls by coaches of the State Cricket Association. It was an eventful day full of fun and ... More

Action resumes at the Edo State Cricket League 20/21 Season

WEEK THREE (3) REPORT. UNIBEN CC won the toss and elected to field. 1st Innings: Integrity Force CC scored 115 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in 20 overs. Uthe Ogbimi scored 45 runs not out and Osasu Obasogie scored 24 run respectively. Eghosa Aghedo of UNIBEN CC bowled 2 wickets in 4 overs for 17 runs. ... More