Richard Allen Tops Charts Again, while Atlantis Bounces Back Big
By John L. Aaron Westbury Sports Club vs. Island Wide Cricket ClubWestbury won by 392 runsThe Metropolitan Cricket League’s Brian Lara look-alike Richard Allen continued his rampage against the league’s bowlers as the fourth round of league matches got underway last Sunday in New York. Westbury hosted Island Wide... Read more
Centurions 3, Fivers 1 In Round 3
By John L. Aaron Villagers Cricket Club vs. Lucas Sports ClubLucas Shut Out from Entering the VillageWinning the toss and opting to bat first, Villagers posted 318 and lost eight wickets in the allotted 40 overs. The runs came from the bats of Michael Frew, 73 not out off... Read more
Allen and Letren Hit Tons, Ali Mohammad Grabs A Fiver
By John L. AaronThe New York Metropolitan Cricket League’s (MCL) 2023 season got off to a flying start with both bat and ball on Sunday, May 7, in the Boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens. The Clement “Busta” Lawrence Premier 40-Overs competition saw Lucas Cricket Club hosting Westbury Cricket Club... Read more
Westbury Buries Atlantis Down South
By John L. AaronIt was a takedown of sorts last Sunday at 88th Street and Seaview Avenue in Canarsie, Brooklyn, as Westbury Cricket Club pushed Atlantis Cricket Club – NY southwards on the Metropolitan League’s points table. With the resumption of the league’s Clement “Buster” Lawrence 40-Overs Premier League... Read more
Villagers Run Atlantis Out of The Village
By John L. AaronVillagers Sports Club, last Sunday, ran Atlantis Cricket Club – NY out of the Roy Sweeney T20 Challenge Cup, defeating the boys in green by six wickets. Coincidentally, the Roy Sweeney Cricket Oval was the scene of the onslaught as Villagers won the toss and invited... Read more
Sheffield Shell Shocks Atlantis
By John L. AaronThe Roy Sweeney Cricket Oval in Brooklyn, NY, was the less than epic battle center, as Sheffield Cricket Club empowered a shell-shocking over Atlantis Cricket Club – NY last Sunday, July 10, 2022. Sheffield featured its recently promoted ‘military commanders’ Trevon Griffith, Christopher Barnwell, and Asad... Read more
Atlantis Bees Swarm Staten Island
By John L. AaronIt was like a swarm of bees descending upon eleven men on a deserted island in the middle of nowhere, as Atlantis Cricket Club – NY stung a hapless Staten Island Cricket Club last Sunday at Idlewild Cricket Ground in Queens, NY in the New York... Read more
Atlantis’ 3-0 Quest Blocked by Sheffield
By John L. AaronOn a beautiful day made for cricket and several cricket fans at the ground, two former USA national players, Akeem Dodson and Prashanth Nair, faced off. They were part of the Sheffield Cricket Club vs. Atlantis Cricket Club – NY match-up last Sunday at 80th Street... Read more
Atlantis Refuses To Stay Idle
By John L. AaronQueens, NY – Atlantis Cricket Club – NY (ACC) refused to sit on its laurels and stay idle last Sunday at Idlewild Park Cricket Ground, taking out Queens United Sports Club (QUSC) by six wickets in the process. Coming off of its 2022 season opener win... Read more
Atlantis Goes East for a Westbury Win
By John L. AaronIn its first match of this year’s New York Metropolitan Cricket League’s Clement “Busta” Lawrence 40-Overs Premier League, Atlantis Cricket Club – NY traveled east and romped home to a five-wicket victory over Westbury Cricket Club at Westbury High School ground. Winning the toss and inviting... Read more