United States of America
With the 2015 International Cricket Council World Twenty20 Qualifiers around the corner, all the participating teams have officially announced their squads.
18 June 2015
The United States of America will begin their build-up to the 2015 ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier with an 18-day long tour of India for their Under-17 and Under-19 sides.
19 December 2014
Nepal beat Uganda by 62 runs to win ICC World Cricket League Division Three and both sides have earned promotion to ICC World Cricket League Division Two, which will be played in Namibia in January.
30 October 2014
The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and the United States of America Cricket Association (USACA) have announced a long-term joint partnership.
7 May 2014
They grew up as friends in Lynn, Massachusetts. Typical American boys, one played mainly lacrosse & ice hockey, the other football and baseball. Then about five years ago, Norris Guscott, the elder of the two friends visited England and was introduced to cricket.
4 January 2014
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
Uganda and the United States of America won their positional play-offs to finish in 13th and 15th place respectively at the ICC World Twenty20 2014 Qualifier.
26 November 2013
Afghanistan and Ireland qualified for the ICC World Twenty20 2014 in Bangladesh by topping their groups in the qualifier with wins over Kenya and Hong Kong respectively.
24 November 2013
Scotland beat Papua New Guinea to take their second win in the ICC World Twenty20 2014 Qualifier on a day which saw Afghanistan beat Denmark while four teams were frustrated by the weather.
21 November 2013
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
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
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
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 â€“ it was a celebration of cricket stars, for the fans not just cricketers.
19 December 2012
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 â€“ 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
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
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
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
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, 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
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