American College Cricket

India World Cup U19 & American College Cricket Player Selected for USA Team

Former India World Cup U19 Saurabh Netravalkar was selected for the USA team to play in the West Indies Regional Super50 tournament.
16 January 2018
 

2017 American College Cricket Newcomer of the Year

The American College Cricket Newcomer of 2017 is a final year student in a double degree program, Honours Bachelors of Bus Admin from Wilfre Laurier U, and Honours Bachelors of Math from U of Waterloo.
2 January 2018

Rohan Kanhai, the Original Master Blaster & "Bollywood" Action Hero !

Word was Santa didn’t come to poor homes but in 1935 there was proof that he did, even though it was a bit late : on December 26th 1935 he brought a gift to the Kanhai home in the village of Port Mourant in British Guiana (now Guyana), a baby boy named Rohan Kanhai.
26 December 2017

America's 1st cricket Star in 100 years Returns !

In his first year of American College Cricket Adil Bhatti (Montgomery College) was featured in the Front page story of the Sunday Washington Post, and also the New York Times, International Herald Tribune,Voice of America News, Sun Sentinel and his college and local media, after leading his team to winning the Shiv Chanderpaul Trophy at the 1st American College Cricket National Championship in March 2009
20 December 2017

Uni of South Florida to Become 1st College World Cup Champion?

American College Cricket began with 5 'teams' of pioneers following a man with a dream. Organized college cricket didn't exist in USA which was bizarre given the example and enormity of college sports in USA to the students with a cricket background who came to USA universities
15 December 2017

Winning Coach Amir Saddique Re-appointed for ACC USA Team

Amir Saddique has been retained as Coach of the American College Cricket USA team to play vs the Canadian College Cricket All Stars in Orlando Jan 27 & 28, 2018. Amir was the Coach for Series IV in Texas in Jan 2017 when USA won 3-0.
12 December 2017

Return of the Dragons...of Drexel U !

What a start Drexel University cricket had in American College Cricket ! Founded by Kabir Manocha Drexel Dragons played their first Mid Atlantic Championship in Fall 2013, wearing uniforms loaned by Lloyd, as to their surprise they were in the Semis televised by TV Asia.
8 December 2017

Which American or Canadian college will win the Shiv Chanderpaul Trophy in 2018 ?

The 2018 American College Cricket National Championship will be played March 14 to March 18, 2018. College teams from around USA & Canada will compete at the Central Broward Regional Park & Stadium and nearby fields in 5 days...
5 December 2017

American College Cricket USA vs Canada Series VI, Jan 27 & 28 !

In 1844 the 1st sporting event of any kind took place in New York City. It was a cricket match between USA & Canada.
30 November 2017

The American College Cricket 2017 Regional Championships End

The American College Cricket 2017 Regional Championships ended last weekend in Los Angeles.
28 November 2017

First-Timers Northern Illinois, Georgia Tech & Syracuse Ready For National Championship

Last year the new American College Cricket members did really well at the National Championship, providing more evidence of the talent existing in many colleges around the USA.
12 February 2014

ECB's Billy Taylor To Officiate At American College Championship

Setting another precedent for the game in the USA, joining the American College Cricket officiating crew this March will be England and Wales Cricket Board umpire Billy Taylor.
3 February 2014

American College Cricketers Of The Year

To be an American College Cricketer of the Year, on-field performance, overall conduct of a player as an ambassador of the game and American College Cricket, efforts that promote American College Cricket and leadership on and off the field are all aspects that are considered.
20 January 2014

Penn Win American College Cricket Ivy League Championship

Despite good play by Harvard, Princeton & Cornel, the University of Pennsylvania asserted the dominance they enjoyed back in the 1800s and early 1900s over the other Ivy League schools and are the American College Cricket Ivy League Champions.
1 January 2014

All American College First Team Named

An “All America” team is an honorary team from any college sport in the USA, composed of outstanding players – in other words, an all star team; & is referred to as “All Americans”. A squad of 16 was named by American College Cricket.
31 July 2013

American Cricket College 2014 Schedule Announced

The schedule for the 2014 American Cricket College competition has been unveiled with the tournament running from 12th to 16th March.
11 July 2013

Historic Venue For Ivy League Championship

The final stages of the American College Cricket Ivy League Championship will be hosted at the prestigious Philadelphia Cricket Club on 29th September 2013. The Final Four and Final will be played at the PCC while the two venues for matches played on 28th September have yet to be confirmed. Sponsors of the event include Coca Cola and Dish Network.
10 June 2013

Maryland (UMBC) Lift Shiv Chanderpaul Trophy

University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) have been crowned 2013 American College Cricket champions and have claimed the Shiv Chanderpaul Trophy. They were captained to victory by Rikin Parikh and this year's Championship was dedicated to the memory of Colin Michael Jodah, who passed away earlier this year.
5 June 2013

American College Cricket Announces Ivy League Championship

The University of Pennsylvania had one of the first official college sports teams in America, a cricket team which was begun in 1842. Princeton began an official one in 1857 & Harvard in 1868, but cricket was being played at Dartmouth and Ivy League universities in the 1700’s. Now more recognized for their academic excellence, the "Ivy League" played a major and pioneering role in early American sports.
9 May 2013