When The Lions Are Asleep The Cubs Will Play
(Celebrating 45th Anniversary – Match #1265 / 20240704):- It has been dubbed as the matchup for the ages. The challenge was real. The banter was aplenty on the Cosmos chat group and the age gap was as wide as the Atlantic ocean, but nothing skites can prevent this clash... Read more
Atlantis Finds Everest A Tough Climb
By John L. AaronMount Everest is the highest mountain on earth above sea level, with a peak that reaches up into the heavens at more than 29,000 feet, almost the flying height of some aircraft. Well, Atlantis Cricket Club-NY found Everest ACS Cricket Club nearly as high a climb... Read more
Cosmos Dance Where Eagles Dare
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 45th Anniversary – Match #1266 / 20240707):- Marine park was burnt and bone dry as the heat wave continues with temperature and humidity hovering in the upper nineties. It was good day to detour to the beach, but Cosmos boys had a match to play and... Read more
Cosmos and Yakusari in a Draw
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 45th Anniversary – Match #1264 / 20240630):- Under bright sunshine on a hot and very humid day Cosmos arrived at Roy Wilkins Park in Queens to host Yakusari. It has been almost a decade since we last played at Roy Wilkins when we were in the... Read more
Atlantis Anchors 557 at Port of More Runs
By John L. AaronIt may have been intended to mimic a reprisal of the role of Chris played by Yul Bryner in the 1960 classic “The Magnificent Seven,” except it was a Cyril Choy-led motley but courageous Port Mourant Cricket Club crew against Atlantis Cricket Club-NY on Sunday, July... Read more
Atlantis: Give Me Liberty or Give Me Rain
By John L. AaronThe words, “Give me liberty or give me death,” uttered by the Virginia revolutionist Patrick Henry almost 250 years ago, may not apply to the 40-overs encounter between Atlantis Cricket Club-NY and Liberty Richmond Hill Cricket Club fought this past Sunday at The Cage in Jamaica,... Read more
Atlantis Ventures Deep Into The Galaxy
By John L. AaronIn a fixture not scheduled to be played in the Milkyway, Atlantis Cricket Club-NY ventured closer than Earth is from the Andromeda Galaxy. Like light years away in the universe, Atlantis was able to get close enough to defeat Galaxy Cricket Club by six wickets. The... Read more
Cosmos Lost Alliance
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 45th Anniversary – Match #1262 / 20240623):- On a day that tested one’s endurance, Cosmos succumbed too easily to Alliance with a lackluster performance after Alliance won the toss and elected to bat. Alliance opening batsmen R. Balkarran and T. Gilbert got off to a flying... Read more
Cosmos Brushed off BellHills
By Sham Ali(Celebrating 45th Anniversary – Match #1260 / 20240616):- It is always an encouraging sign, for a team that is beginning to find its ‘footing’ to have a different player stepped up in a match and register a quality performance. That has been the story at the start... Read more
Atlantis Bounces Back In Elite Fashion
John L. AaronBouncing back after a seven-wicket loss to Majestic Cricket Club one weekend ago, the boys in yellow and green bounced back into the winning column with a 185-run victory over Elite Cricket Club at Idlewild Cricket Ground in Rosedale, Queens, NY. Winning the toss and electing to... Read more