Cosmos Cashed Out On Richmond Hill
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 43rd Anniversary – Match #1205):- In this the second round of the New York National Cricket League abbreviated T20 mini series Cosmos took on Richmond Hill last Sunday at Baisley ground on 150th Street. Richmond Hill won the toss and inserted Cosmos under cloudy conditions on... Read more
Double Dose for Cosmos
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 43rd Anniversary – Match #1196):- The second match of the double header against the front-runner Melbourne, who sits at the top of the table, was a totally different. They finally showed that they are on par with teams in their division, however, they suffered the consequences... Read more
Cosmos Clawed By Falcons
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 43rd Anniversary – Match #1195):- On a clear hot day and a bone dry outfield at Beach 32, Cosmos felt the scorching in a double header last Sunday against Falcons and Melbourne. Cosmos was back into their old habits in only the third over of the... Read more
Cosmos Succumbed To Galacticos
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 43rd Anniversary – Match #1194):- On a day when Cosmos produced one of their best performances with the bat this season, they chose to take the opposite route on the field. It was one of those ‘entertaining days’ (if you can call it that) under bright... Read more
Alex Chunilall Slams Ton For Cosmos
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 42nd Anniversary – Match #1177):- A vintage Alex Chunilall stroked his way to a maiden century against Bronx Cricket Club at Randall’s Island last Sunday. Chunilall, the boy protégé in Cosmos has shown glimpses of his ability from the beginning of the season, and he confirmed... Read more
Daniel Chunilall Performance Gave Cosmos Some Much Needed Steam
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 42nd Anniversary – Match #1175):- Cosmos boys rallied around Daniel Chunilall all-round performance last Sunday against New York Kings at Flushing Meadows Park, but his gallant effort was not enough to get them over the line. The Chunilall brothers, Daniel and Alex will be a dominant... Read more
Cosmos Still Looking To Find Their Footing
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 42nd Anniversary – Match #1174):- Last Sunday felt very much like the perfect day for cricket, one which we have not had in about a year as Cosmos took on NY Zalmi at Hicksville Elementary School. It was hot in the middle but quite comfortable under... Read more
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