Facility development begins in South East as “PROJECT NETS” is launched to improve coaching across the zone.

The South-East representative on the N.C.F Mr. Chika Okoro has continued his passion for Cricket development in the zone with major practice facilities undergoing construction. Training facilities tagged "Project Nets", is aimed at establishing practice nets in all states across the zone to improve bating and bowling ... More

Anambra State completes first phase of the Peter Umeadi Foundation’s Cricket Wildfire Event.

The first stage of Cricket Wildfire in Anambra State through The Peter Umeadi Foundation’s Mini-Cricket Clinic for Primary schools was organized today at Bishop Crowther Seminary, Awka.   This stage was aimed at giving primary school teachers in-depth knowledge of the game and ways to guide kids in the most ... More

N.C.F announces provincial 44 man list to be invited to camp for the ICC U-19 Div. 2 Qualifiers

The following players are placed on standby for possible invitation to the NCF U19 Classics scheduled to hold at Benin, Edo State. The anticipated date of arrival is 4th March 2018 1.     Runsewe Sulaimon 2.     Ikeige Miracle 3.     Omolewa Oluwasegun 4.     Mahmud Abdulrauf 5.    ... More

Cricket wins again as PETS Foundation coaching clinic in Ekpoma, Edo State records huge success:

Ekpoma, Edo State became the latest beneficiary of the Cricket Wild Fire catch them young initiative powered by PETS FOUNDATION with a coaching clinic of over 300 primary school pupils from 6 primary schools introduced to the game of Cricket.   The Coaching clinic which took place on the 22nd of February at ... More

Day 1 reports and results as the N.C.F T-20 super league kicks up to a flyer in Lagos

The process for ensuring that the best players represent the Country come April started today 18th  February, 2018 with 33 players chosen across the country, who were divided into three  teams  (Alakija, Kalada, & Nwokedi) respectively.   Game 1: Team Kalada vs Team Alakija Team Kalada won the ... More

Integrity Force CC with one hand on the trophy after a narrow win against No-Limit CC in week 4 of Edo State League

MATCH 9: Integrity Force CC v No-Limit CC Integrity Force CC won the toss and elected to bat first and scored a total of 177 runs for the loss of 9 wickets in 39 overs Vincent Adewoye was top performer with 49 runs, Peter Aho with 48 runs and Efosa Joy 21 runs not out. Goodluck Oshodin was good with the ball with ... More

The 19th National Sports Festival has been officially withdrawn from Cross River state.

The decision was taken at the National Council on Sports meeting which ended on Thursday at the General Hassan Katsina House, Kaduna.   A voting process was thrown open on the floor of the meeting by the Chairman of the meeting and Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung, with state Commissioners ... More

More Grass-root Cricket development as Plateau State Cricket Association Organize coaching clinic in Jos

The Plateau Cricket Association has seized the initiative in the North Central Zone with over 300 kids from various schools introduced to the game of Cricket in Jos the State Capital. The coaching clinic which started on the 25th of January will climax on the 10th of February 2018. N.C.F North Central Regional Develop... More


  Background The Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) is a non-profit organization of the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, established to promote and develop the sport of cricket in Nigeria. The Board, which consist of representatives from Geo political zones and strategic partners, oversees the ... More

Top teams gear up for battle in Lagos and Ibadan as Zonal Elimination concludes across 5 zones:

The 10th edition of the National Men’s championship got on the way with the preliminary matches across the various zones in the country. South-south, South-west and North-west all resumed proceedings today 30th November 2017 with South-east and North-central to begin on the 1st of December. Teams represented from the ... More