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Cricket: Nigeria To Host 2022 ICC U19 World Cup Qualifiers

Nigeria has been confirmed as hosts for the final qualifying round of the 2022 ICC U19 Cricket World Cup the Nigeria Cricket Federation announced on Wednesday. According to the NCF, the tournament...

Asanka Gurusinha: NCF Unveils Sri Lankan World Cup Winner As New Head Coach

The Nigeria Cricket Federation have formally unveiled Sri Lankan World Cup winner Asanka Gurusinha as the Head Coach and High Performance Manager of Cricket for Nigeria in a ceremony at the Media Center of the Moshood...

Cricket: Sri Lankan Asanka Gurusinha Becomes First-Ever Foreign Coach For Nigerian National Teams

The Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) has appointed Sri Lankan Asanka Gurusinha to oversee the country's national teams and would be unveiling him later in December in an event planned for Abuja. The...

NCF Announces 2nd Edition Of PwC National U17 Cricket Championship

The Nigeria Cricket Federation has announced the 2nd edition of the National U17 Cricket Championship for Boys and Girls, sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers. The tournament is scheduled to take place from 7-31 January 2021.

Cricket Will Rival Football In Nigeria – NCF VP Uyi Akpata (AUDIO)

The Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) will focus on creating much-needed infrastructure around the country to popularise the sport and facilitate the uptake of cricket nationwide NCF vice-president Uyi Akpata has told busybuddiesng.com.

Cricket: NCF Reveals A First For Women’s National Team

The Nigeria Cricket Federation will appoint a Cricket Services Manager for the women's national team for the first time ever and direct fifty per cent of revenues to funding women's cricket, a move which it says...

NCF Closes Lagos Camp As Coronavirus Forces Postponement Of Africa Cricket Championship

The Nigeria Cricket Federation has ended camping for the senior national team following the postponement of the African T20 Championship over coronavirus fears. The Africa Cricket Association announced that on advice from the Kenyan government, the event which had been...

Joshua Ayannaike Named National Team Captain

As preparation intensifies in Lagos ahead of the Africa Cricket Association's T20 Championship in Nairobi, Kenya from March 20 to 28, the Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) has announced batman and opening wicket keeper, Joshua Ayannaike, as the new captain...

Abuja Agog For Maiden Secondary School Soft Ball Cricket Championship

The maiden edition of the Abuja Secondary School Softball Championship is set to bowl off at the Cricket Oval, MKO Abiola Stadium, Package B’ Abuja on Saturday 22 February 2020. The event which is the brainchild of the Nigeria Cricket...

NCF Counts Gains Of Nigeria’s Historic ICC U19 Cricket World Cup Debut

The Board of the Nigeria Cricket Federation hosted players of Nigeria's Under 19 Cricket Team to a welcome reception in Lagos following their historic participation at the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup in South Africa.


FIBA Communique Provides Temporary Relief To Basketball Stakeholders

FIBA, the governing body of basketball, on Wednesday released a communique stating it had given the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) till 30 November 2017,...


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