By Lloyd Jodah The name Singapore has its ancient origins in Sanskrit, with “Singa” derived from the Sanskrit word for “Lion,” whilst “pore” might come from “pura” meaning “city” or “fortress.” The USA team took on the “Lion-city” cricket team, in its effort to get to the next stage... Read more
By John Aaron Team USA with a 2-0 record going into the third match series of the ICC’s World Cricket League Division 5 tournament, won the toss and elected to bat against Jersey, to whom it had lost in 2008. Whether it was the hazy and humid conditions that... Read more
By Joe Mahabir Better Hope (New York) defeated Floodlights A from Guyana by an exciting three-wicket margin in the 2010 Florida Cup Masters 20-over softball tournament on Sunday at the Fort Lauderdale Cricket Stadium, Florida. Notably, this championship encounter was considered the match of the tournament and it was... Read more
On a morning where the temperature was in the 50’s USA Team won the toss against Bahrain and decided to bat. The rhododendrons might not yet be blooming in Nepal but an early springtime had come for the USA batting in their previous game, and they hoped to continue... Read more
ICUSA’s Winter Cricket League Tournament resumed last Saturday with three more matches. The highlight of the evening was the excellent performance of the teenaged youth team “Stripes”, whose current winning momentum earned them two wins. This had a positive impact on the team’s moral and self-confidence, which propelled them... Read more

USA Gain Easy Win Over Fiji

News February 20, 2010 0

USA achieved a crushing 285-run win over Fiji on Saturday to secure a perfect start to its Pepsi ICC World Cricket League Division 5 campaign. Batting first it made an impressive 353-8 off 50 overs, with skipper Steve Massiah (74 not out), Rashard Marshall (61) and Lennox Cush (50)... Read more
With the holidays now past and the winter season dwindling down, the eyes of cricket lovers are trained on the 2010 cricket season. It has been nearly five months since cricketers and cricket spectators have been to the cricket parks around the New York area. They are all now... Read more
The USA today defeated Scotland by six wickets in the opening match of the ICC 2010 World Twenty20 Qualifying Tournament at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, in the UAE. It was a win that USA cricket needed badly as part of its effort to reestablish its place in... Read more
Press Release American College Cricket President Lloyd Jodah announced that 2008 ICC and Wisden Cricketer of the Year Shiv Chanderpaul would be the Head Coach of the 2010 American College Tournament. The current Guyana and West Indies Test player Shivnarine Chanderpaul endowed the Chanderpaul Championship Trophy for the American... Read more
Queens Village achieved what some thought was beyond their grasps in 2009 – win a Triple Crown in the West Indian Softball Association. They did it with little or no expectation, at least not from their competitors. The only Triple Crown talk in 2009 came from the much heralded... Read more