Atlantis Launches Early Orbit
By John L. AaronAppearing in the New York National Cricket League (NYNCL) for the first time, Atlantis Cricket Club (ACC-NY) got off its launch pad with a decisive three-wicket win over 2023 NYNCL champions Queens United Sports Club (QUSC) at Idlewild Cricket Ground in Rosedale, Queens, on May 19.... Read more
USA Cricket Men’s T20 National Championship Set For March 14th-17th In Texas
The T20 National Championship stands as a pivotal event not only for USA Cricket but also as a significant precursor to the upcoming T20 Cricket World Cup in June. This tournament serves as a vital platform for pinpointing and selecting top-tier talents to represent the nation on the global... Read more
Rain Dampens Spirit of the Game for Some
By John L. AaronWith seasonal cricket comes seasonal showers and hot, humid days. It was no different last Sunday as the Metropolitan Cricket League did everything possible to get in a round of matches across Brooklyn and Long Island in New York. Some bowling was wet, and some bats... 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
Bowlers Dominate Round 2 of the 2023 Season
By John L. Aaron Round 2Unlike the first round of matches in the 2023 MCL season when the batters dominated the bowlers, the bowlers dominated the second round of the New York Metropolitan Cricket League’s Clement “Busta” Lawrence Premier 40-Overs competition. SUBURBIA vs. SPICE ISLANDBehind the bowling and captaincy... Read more
Atlantis Yawns Behind Seth Maughn’s 7 for 24
All matches last Sunday were impacted by the weather forecast of an 80 percent chance of rain. The Lucas Sports Club vs. Atlantis Cricket Club – NY match-up was no exception. Idlewild Cricket Ground was affected by overnight rain; however, with some diligent groundwork, perseverance of the two assigned... Read more
Atlantis’ Seth Maughn Combines Hat-trick With 7 for 24 League Record, Amsterdam Misses Ton
Atlantis Cricket Club – NY vs. Lucas Sports ClubAtlantis Cricket Club – NY won by nine wickets.Putting Lucas in to bat first, Atlantis quickly dispatched the lot back to the bleachers at 50 all-out. The top scorer was Dorrel Evelyn, with 21 caught by Randall Wilson off the bowling... 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
Colin Sandy Reelected Atlantis President
Atlantis Cricket Club: NY held its 56th Annual General Meeting (AGM) and elections for club officers last Sunday via ZOOM. Colin Sandy was elected President for a second term unopposed. The AGM was well attended and saw Sandy, along with several incumbent members of the Executive Board, return unopposed... Read more
One Yard of Lighting and Wintz Strikes Atlantis
By John L. Aaron | ScorecardOn a 4-0 trot, Atlantis Cricket Club – NY’s winning streak was struck in its tracks by a Bhaskar Yadram bolt of lighting for Strikers Cricket Club at Roy Wilkins Park last Sunday. It was a Father’s Day flogging of Atlantis by the Richard... Read more