United States of America

Record-Breaking Porterfield Downs USA

Ireland captain William Porterfield hit a record-breaking 127 not out as his side thrashed the United States of America by 75 runs on day six of the ICC World Twenty20 2014 Qualifier in the UAE.
20 November 2013

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

Harvard Among 7 First-Timers Battling For Chanderpaul Trophy

Playing in a National Championship is a major accomplishment, and college sports clubs get increased recognition by schools for doing so. Therefore every team playing for the Shiv Chanderpaul Trophy, the 2013 American College National Championship is already a winner, and a major step further along in the development of cricket in their college, the USA & Canada.
25 February 2013

Chanderpaul Inducted In College Cricket Hall Of Fame As Lara, Walsh, Adams, Lloyd Honoured

On Saturday night in NYC, a truly momentous occasion in the USA took place as Brian Lara and Shiv Chanderpaul, with three other cricket greats - Clive Lloyd, Courtney Walsh and Jimmy Adams - were celebrated for the incredible joy they have given us over the years at an awards party organized by Angels Caribbean Entertainment Co. and RH Entertainment. The legends were honoured for their careers and fans of the game were given the opportunity to get autographs and photos with their idols – it was a celebration of cricket stars, for the fans not just cricketers.
19 December 2012

UMBC, Montgomery College Through To Mid-Atlantic Semi-Finals

The fourth & fifth matches of the TV cricket season in the USA & Canada were the Semi Finals of the American College Cricket Mid Atlantic Championship: Virginia Tech vs University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC); and Montgomery College vs Long Island University-Brooklyn. The teams squared off at the British Officers Cricket Club in Evansburg, PA in picturesque autumn shades of gold, rust-brown & red – a truly unique setting for cricket which is so much a summer sport. The temperature, in brilliant sunshine, was in the 60?s as the college players took the field.
19 November 2012

American Cricket College Rankings Released

It's cricket season on TV in USA & Canada. Watch American College Cricket games every Saturday on TV Asia at 7 pm in the US & Canada. American College Cricket was the first to webstream domestic cricket in March 2010, then in October 2011 was the first to put the game on TV in the US & Canada, with TV Asia.
12 November 2012

Cricket Video - Dilshan Century Hands Sri Lanka Victory Over New Zealand - Cricket World TV

A cricket video for Cricket World TV about the latest cricket news as we look back at the third One-Day International between Sri Lanka and New Zealand in Pallekele. While the world's eyes were trained on America's choice of President and subsequent return to office of Barack Obama, these two sides - who have played series in USA in the past - played out a thrilling 33 overs per side match having, taking advantage of a break in the weather.
7 November 2012

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

Sandra Ibarra To Lead USYCA Summer Programmes In Maryland

Sandra Ibarra, a former member of the USA women's national squad and more recently the South West Region Women's Cricket Coordinator, has agreed to take a leadership role with USYCA. Sandra, an ICC Level I cricket coach, recently moved to the Baltimore area and will be coordinating the new community youth cricket programs starting this summer in Maryland.
31 January 2012

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

Bangladesh Gain ODI Status, Pakistan Reach Final

Hosts of the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011, Bangladesh, have secured One-Day International status for first time for its women’s side after Salma Khatun’s side beat USA in a low-scoring fixture. Meanwhile, Ireland defeated fellow European qualifier and ODI side Netherlands, to retain its ODI status – the result means that Netherlands has lost its ODI status for the women’s side. Bangladesh and Ireland will now face-off on Saturday in the 5th/6th play-off for the tournament at BKSP* 2.
24 November 2011

Women's World Cup Qualifier Gets Underway

Ahead of the 11-day qualifying tournament in Bangladesh, all ten captains of the competing teams pose with the Women's World Cup. From left to right they are: Stafanie Taylor (West Indies), Ema Kuribayashi (Japan), Doris Francis (USA), Mignon du Preez (South Africa), Salma Khutan (Bangladesh), Sana Mir (Pakistan), Dilani Manodara (Sri Lanka), Isobel Joyce (Ireland), Helmien Rambaldo (Netherlands), Sharne Meyers (Zimbabwe).
14 November 2011

First Televised Match In USA & Canada By American College Cricket

Saturday Oct 29 2011 in the annals of world cricket will be looked back on as one of the most important days - Rutgers University played NYU-Polytechnic on TV in USA and Canada. It was the first time domestic cricket was televised in the USA and Canada on a major channel, TV Asia. In addition, the enormity of college sports in the USA promises a whole new universe for world cricket.
2 November 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

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18 August 2011

Dhaka To Host Women's World Cup Qualifier

Ten teams will battle it out for the four remaining places at the 2013 ICC Women's World Cup in Dhaka from 14th to 25th November, the ICC has confirmed. Hosts Bangladesh will be joined by South Africa, Sri Lanka, Netherlands, Zimbabwe, USA, West Indies, Pakistan, Ireland and Japan as they bid to make the 2013 tournament in India.
17 August 2011

Canada To Host USA, Afghanistan, Trinidad & Tobago

Canada will host Afghanistan, Trinidad & Tobago and the United States of America (USA) for a round-robin Twenty20 tournament later this month and play a two-day game against USA. The 2011 Etihad Summer Festival will run from 11th August to 13th August before the Auty Cup two-day game between Canada and USA - international cricket's oldest rivals - will be played on 15th and 16th August.
4 August 2011

Squads Named For Under-19 World Cup Qualifier

The 14-man squads for the upcoming ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier in Ireland have been named. Host Ireland will be joined by teams from Afghanistan, Canada, Kenya, Namibia, Nepal, Papua New Guinea (PNG), Scotland, United States of America (USA) and Vanuatu.
6 July 2011