American College Cricket

Anil Kumble And American College Cricket Parade T20 World Cup Trophy In NYC

In the USA, inexplicably people of cricket background have left cricket out of the social & cultural activies. But TV Asia & American College Cricket is changing that. For the 2nd year TV Asia heavily promoted American College Cricket on their float in the India Day Parade Sunday, " said American College Cricket President Lloyd Jodah.
21 August 2012

Princeton University Joins American College Cricket

From 2009 American College Cricket, and the significant media profile it has generated for the game, including on Facebook, is inspiring young cricketers all over the USA & Canada. The opportunity to compete against their peers is spurring students, who might have left the game, to be re-engaged.
8 August 2012

Texas A & M Defeat Houston Cougars For SW Title

The Texas A & M Aggies' batting was like the New England Patriots offence, a scoring juggernaut...the team put up two scores of over 200 runs, against strong teams : 208 vs Texas Tech Raiders and 207 vs the Houston Cougars ! to stretch their unbeaten streak in American College Cricket to 7 games, and take the South West title
15 February 2012

The 5 American College Cricket Players Of 2011 Named

The Five College Players of the Year for 2011 was recently announced by American College Cricket. The players were recognized for their on field and off the field efforts in American College Cricket this past year. Previous winners are not eligible to repeat. The 5 American College Cricket Players of 2011 are...
30 January 2012

Gordon Signs To Play In England For 2012 Season

After catching the eye of American College Cricket President Lloyd Jodah at a practice game, Adrian Gordon worked with Lloyd to start a cricket club at NYU- Polytechnic University, to play in the 2010 American College Cricket Spring Break Championship. Then in the first Northeast regional for American College Cricket Gordon led NYU-Poly to the Finals, he travelled to Washington DC to assist in staging the Mid Atlantic Championship.
19 December 2011

New American College Cricket Rankings Out

With the completion of six of the seven American College Cricket regional Championships, the Power Rankings of Universities' cricket clubs in the USA & Canada have changed dramatically since the national Championship in March 2011.
14 December 2011

More American College Cricket On TV

The 5 American College Cricket games broadcast so far in USA & Canada have been historic and groundbreaking - with 1 more to come for this Fall season - this Saturday at 7pm, York College vs NJIT. No other organisation has even come close to televising domestic cricket in the USA and Canada.
8 December 2011

Ryerson University Wins American College Cricket Northeast Title

In the 3rd TV game in American and Canadian history, Toronto’s Ryerson University took on the Polytechnic Institute of New York University (know as NYU-Polytechnic). The two teams faced off on TV Asia on Sat Nov 12, in the Finals of the American College Cricket Northeast Championship, and an opportunity to zoom up the rankings, maybe even to number 1 !
15 November 2011

2nd TV Game For American College Cricket - Ryerson V NJIT

The 2nd game of the American College Cricket season on TV Asia pitted the New Jersey Insititute of Technology (NJIT) against Ryerson University. Sure millions were getting hyped over the LSU vs Alabama game, the top 2 ranked teams in college football, but for some of us it was Gametime for college cricket!
8 November 2011

Purdue Win Indianapolis Mayor's Challenge To Open New Cricket Field

Last year the Purdue Boilermakers and the Indiana Hoosiers took their celebrated rivalry to a new sport, cricket, at the first American College Cricket Midwest Championship, unoffically refered to as the 'Big 10 Championship'.
4 October 2011

Top University Cricket Teams In The USA

College football usually generates as much conversation in the college football season as the games themselves. Now American College Cricket rankings is awaited with great interest, though amongst a much smaller groups, in Universities across the USA and Canada.
26 September 2011

Teams Set For American College Cricket Midwest Championship

Last year Ohio State University President E Gordon Gee did us the honor of attending the American College Cricket Midwest Championship involving many Big 10 schools. Purdue University took away the Gordon Gee Trophy,after an exciting Finals vs the OSU Buckeyes. No doubt Ohio State would like revenge against the Boilermakers.
22 September 2011

Indianapolis' Mayor Invites Purdue & Indiana U To Open Cricket Field

Just last year American College Cricket started a “hard ball” cricket club at Indiana University, and the guys led by then IU Cricket Club President Aoun Jafarey hurriedly prepared for their first hardball game together, in the 2010 American College Cricket Midwest Championship.
21 September 2011

NYPD Takes First Win At World Police & Fire Games

Last year NYPD Sergeant Mahaan Chandu asked American College Cricket President Lloyd Jodah to assist in organizing two friendly cricket matches, to facilitate the creation of a NYPD Cricket team. The result was NYPD Cricket’s first games vs an informal team called the 'Jodah American College Cricket XI'.
9 September 2011

Texas A & M University To Make Cricket Field On Campus

The Texas A & M Aggies Cricket team was disappointed at narrowly not making the final four at nationals - the 2011 American College Cricket Spring Break Championship; though undefeated they earned less points than the winner of their group and did not advance.
31 August 2011

Montgomery College - True Champions

In the couple of months in early 2009 that I spent trying to create teams for the first American College Cricket Spring Break Championship, Suchit Laheri called me a number of times. He wanted his college to participate in this new national Championship...
25 August 2011

Tendulkar Could Join Pantheon Of Edgbaston Legends

If Sachin Tendulkar scores his 100th international century at Edgbaston it will be fitting. Edgbaston has been the English county home of three of the greatest batsmen to ever play the game, Rohan Kanhai, Alvin Kallicharran and Brian Lara. Recently Shiv Chanderpaul, # 10 on the List of all time Tests runs scorers and endorser of American College Cricket, signed to play the key final games in the 2011 English County season for Warwickshire.
11 August 2011

American College Cricket Player Makes Superb Debut For Canada

York University’s Khushroo Wadia scored the most runs in the 2010 and 2011 American College Cricket Spring Break Championships ( 6 half centuries in 10 innings). This propelled him into the spotlight, and contributed to his selection to make his international debut for Canada at the ICC Americas T20 tournament being played at the Central Broward Regional Park Cricket Stadium in Florida.
26 July 2011

Baseball Hall Of Fame Pitches For Cricket

Cooperstown NY: Sunday, June 5th, 100 American Youth baseball teams in Cooperstown for the Coopertown Dreams Park event, and some of them were playing cricket on the lawns of the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The stumps were in place, and the American College Cricket players from Boston University, Carnegie Mellon University, University of Minnesota and NYU Polytechnic University were ready to play. The venue was the lawns of the National Baseball of Fame...
16 June 2011

Regional Conference Championships Set for American College Cricket

The dates of the 2011 American College Cricket Conference Championships, the regional tournaments, have been set for this Fall. Last year, in only its 2nd year, American College Cricket held 5 regional Conference Championships : the Midwest Championship which was won by Purdue University, the Northeast won by Rutgers, the Midatlantic won by North Carolina State, the Southeast won by Auburn and the West Coast won by USC. This year a 6th Conference, the Southwest will be added for Big 12 colleges, and played in Texas.
10 May 2011