N.C.F in the last 242 days driven by passion, purpose and commitment

When the new board of the Nigeria Cricket Federation was inaugurated in October 2021, there were mixed reactions from various sectors and angles of the game though mainly clouded with joy and excitement, there were some people who chose to take the back seat to observe and watch how things unfolded before expressing any ... More

ACUSN Conducts 1 day Umpires and Scorers training in Lagos

As part of plans to increase the knowledge and overall capacity of Umpires in Nigeria, The Association of Cricket Umpires and Scorers of Nigeria ACUSN, conducted a 1 day training exercise during the rest day of the just concluded NCF Women’s T20I tournament in Lagos. Areas of study include Match referee and ... More

ESR championship tagged Prof. Jide Bademosi cup set for 3rd edition in Ibadan

South West Under-19 Cricket championship tagged ‘’Prof. Jide Bademosi Cup’’ is set for the 3rd edition from 2nd to 5th March 2022 in Ibadan. The tournament which was conceived 4 years ago was targeted primarily at supporting the overall cricket development in the South West and to honor and celebrate Professor Jide ... More

South West, fail to qualify from the group stage in both Boys and Girls categories of the PwC U-17 Championship 3rd edition finals

The 3rd edition of the National Under-17 Cricket Championship powered by PricewaterhouseCoopers PwC, looked from the beginning that it is going to be the best yet to be organized and enjoyed by fans and lovers of the game. A total of 31 States featured Boys and 25 States for girls across the 6 geo-political zones of the ... More

Lagos State Cricket Association set to organise maiden T-20 tournament

Finally a sigh of relief as Cricket returns to Lagos State after a while considered too long by many. The announcement of the Lagos T-20 tournament was received with great excitement by the entire Cricket family as teams scramble for registration. The maiden edition of the tournament which is put together by the Lagos ... More

Oyo State ACUSN successfully conducts Umpire seminar module 2′

As a follow up to the maiden seminar for umpires and scorers in Oyo State, the State Chapter of the Association of Cricket Umpires and Scorers in Nigeria (ACUSN) held its second seminar in as many years. This seminar was originally billed for 2020 but the global pandemic truncated the plans. However, the Module 2 of the ... 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 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

Exciting results as National u-17 zonal qualification for Girls’ end in success

The zonal qualification series of the National Under-17 Cricket Championship powered by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), ended successfully across 5 zones in the country. The series which had new States participating for the first time witnessed high level of competition and upsets as new champions emerged from the zone. ... More

Oluwaseun Garuba Distributes Palliative to young players in Lagos

As Muslims celebrates the Eid-el Kabir across the nation, the Lagos state Junior Cricket team also shared in the celebration irrespective of their religious faith and orientation. Though Covid-19 Pandemic continues to bite hard in the country, some people have continue to show that there is hope in Humanity and one of such ... More