Group One will give new meaning to the description “Group of Death” when the round robin playoffs kickoff in the US Cricket Open Twenty20 showdown on Friday.
The countdown has begun for the star-studded US Cricket Open Twenty20 championship which has been expanded to 20 teams, featuring an increasingly long list of Test and international players.
It is becoming clear that a changing of the guard has emerged in the batting hierarchy of the United States team, given the performances in the last 18 months.
By Orin Davidson They were expected to walk away with at least the Division Five title prior to leaving for its Middle East tour. But the United States flattered to deceive towards the end, and in the nick of time justified its supporters’ faith with a gusty display in... Read more
By Orin Davidson Whether it is the senior or the junior team, there is a recurring theme with the national squads representing the United States in overseas competition. A combination of poor fitness and flawed strategy is robbing the country of the level of success you would expect from... Read more
By Orin Davidson Beset by a series of tactical blunders, the United States crashed out of the World Cup 20/20 qualifying competition, shattering hopes of a potential historic appearance in a prestigious Global championship. Given the talent available in the squad, the team management badly misused its resources and... Read more