Cosmos Off To A ‘Flyer’ In Season Opener
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 42nd Anniversary – Match #1171):- Wow, it feels like life again! Catches falling, batsman blazing away, same old umpire frets. Cricket is actually playing, albeit, under a new covid19 normal. It is a marked contrast from the end of the 2019 season, and the doom, gloom... Read more
Nathan Henderson. Gone But Not Forgotten
By Sham Ali (Cosmos)Nathan Henderson, a cheerful, unwavering, man crammed many a contrasting lives into his 70 years, died on February 7, 2021 in New York. His long record of service to cricket gave him an identity and ultimately a deserving recognition in the New York Region, notably the... Read more
Wayne Bernhardt Stuger – A New York Cricket Legend Has Passed
By Sham Ali (Cosmos Cricket Club)With bated breath we waited after we heard the news that “Slugger” had taken ill. Instinctively, we are burdened with that feeling of breathless anticipation as we silently ask in an impassioned appeal to the Almighty that he would ‘stroke the winning run’ like... Read more
Ashmul Ali: A USA Cricket Hall Of Fame Inductee

When Ashmul Ali stroked his way to an epic 245 not out for Cosmos at Keele Reservoir while on tour to Canada in 1983

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Cosmos Took A Licking But Kept On Ticking
By Sham Ali (Celebrating 40th Anniversary – Match #1108):- In the last schedule game of the 2019 fixtures, Cosmos boys showed that they are not to be taken lightly as Kevin Balgobin, Alex Chunilall and Devon McCarthy stood tall against a reasonably formidable opponent and added that bit of... Read more
Cosmos Romp On Kevin Balgobin Blitz

If a cricket match is sometimes referred to as being won single-handedly by a player, then Kevin Balgobin can safely take that title

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Cosmos Fowled By An Umpire Where Rules Don’t Matter

Well, this is the United States of America and more notably New York where cricket is often viewed as a ‘waste of time’ or ‘not the real thing’ in some corners.

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Cosmos Sliced, Diced And Spiced

On another sweltering day in New York, Spice Island on their visit made a snack of Cosmos as they cantered to an emphatic 8-wicket victory

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Vandalism At The Cricket Field

For the third time this season the cricket pitch at Beach 58 and Beach 32 has been the target of vandalism

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Spice Island Seasoned Cosmos

The clash between two arch rivals at Marine Park last Sunday turned out to be a one-sided match with Spice Island having a taste of their solitary victory

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