Curtain falls on the 2021 edition of the Kwibuka Women’s tourney

Curtain falls on the 2021 edition of the Kwibuka Women's Tournament in Rwanda. Kenya pulled off a surprise in the final match after dismissing tournament's favourite Namibia for just 69 runs all out in 15.5 overs. Namibia looked invincible throughout the tournament after winning all 5 matches prior to the final ... More

Nigeria Women qualifies for semi-final in the Kwibuka tournament

Nigeria Bounce back to claim final semi-final spot after beating Botswana in the last group games. After a disappointing start to the Kwibuka Tournament in Kigali, Rwanda, The Female Yellow Greens beat Botswana by 2 wickets in a Nerve Wrecking encounter to claim the final semi-final spot. Nigeria won the toss and ... More

N.C.F announce 25 names for the next phase of U-19 camp

The Nigeria Cricket Federation have announced a list of 25 players that will go into the next phase of Under -19 camp in preparation for the ICC World Cup Qualifier later this year. 36 players had earlier been invited to a one week camping in Abuja where trial matches were played and the list pruned to 20 with 5 players ... More

Female Yellow Greens set to bounce back in the Kwibuka tourney against Rwanda

Female Yellow Greens falls to superior powers in the ongoing Kwibuka Tournament in Rwanda as they lost their two opening fixtures to Namibia and Kenya. The Ladies will look to bounce back today when they play host Rwanda is a make or break encounter, having the ICC rankings in mind and also bragging rights. There ... More

Breaking: ICC announces 100% Cricket Future Leaders Program batches

                      ICC announces 100% Cricket Future Leaders Program batches 40 Women from 29 ICC member countries have been selected to be mentored as part of the ICC 100% Cricket Future Leaders programme designed to support emerging female talents in Cricket. The program which is part of the ICC long ... More

Press Release: NCF Invites 36 players to U-19 camp in Abuja

31ST MAY 2021 NIGERIA CRICKET FEDERATION INVITES 36 PLAYERS TO UNDER-19 CAMP   The Nigeria Cricket Federation wishes to inform the Cricket Family and general public that a total of 36 players have been invited to the National Under-19 camp in preparation for the International Cricket Council (ICC) ... More

Nigeria announce final Women’s’ squad list for Kwibuka tournament in Rwanda

NIGERIA ANNOUNCE FINAL WOMEN SQUAD FOR KWIBUKA TOURNAMENT IN RWANDA   The Nigeria Cricket Federation today 29th May 2021, announced the final Women’s list that will be participating at the Annual International Women’s Friendly tournament in Rwanda, also known as the Kwibuka tournament.   A total of 40 ... More

Restoration of Schools Cricket in Nigeria – Prof. AY Ukwenya

RESTORATION OF SCHOOL CRICKET IN NIGERIA: APPEAL FOR STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS FROM STAKEHOLDERS   Four years ago the Board of NCF masterminded the Five Strategic Imperatives as the basis for Transformative Growth of Cricket in Nigeria. A critical component of this is the acceleration of the growth of our cricket ... More

NCF successfully conducts Accelerated Growth Program in Abuja.

THE NIGERIA CRICKET FEDERATION SUCCESSFULLY CONDUCTED THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE ACCELERATED GROWTH PROGRAM IN ABUJA.     The Accelerated Growth Program which is a grassroots initiative by the Nigeria Cricket Federation seeks to introduce around 200,000 new kids into the sports annually. The 36 states of ... More

Women’s National Team open camp ends, players reduced to 22

The Nigeria Cricket Federation concludes the National Women’s Team open camp phase 1 to leave 22 players for the next phase. Earlier this month, 40 Female Cricketers were invited to camp in preparation for the International invitational Kwibuka tournament in Rwanda. The Kwibuka tournament is a yearly engagement to mark ... More