India U19, American College Cricket, USA Team- A Dream Lives On For Saurabh!

It was announced that former India World Cup U19 Saurabh Netravalkar was selected for the USA team to play in the West Indies Regional Super50 tournament. But when Saurabh came to Cornell University in Aug 2015 he didn’t expect to play cricket, and so didn’t even bring his cricket shoes....
Posted 14 Jan 2018 | Cornell University,NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

2017 College Players of the Year & Rohan Kanhai Award Winner !

Each year since after our first, 2009, we’ve selected the “College Players” of the Year. By 2010 Nationals, when we had 19 teams compete, we probably had at least 1,000 players around USA & Canada to choose from, and since we’ve gone well past that. Choosing the top players from...
Posted 09 Jan 2018 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

ECB Umpire Billy Taylor returns for his 5th American College Cricket Nationals

Over the years American College Cricket has utilized the services of some of the best certified umpires in the US such as Hubert Smythe, Steve Kalloo, Max Diah, Vijaya Prakash Mallela. It has given its umpires, just like its players, opportunities to officiate on professionally done worldwide web streams, on...
Posted 08 Jan 2018 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

South East All Stars Captain & Team Named for Jan 27 vs USA !

Last January in Houston, Texas the South West All Stars pulled off a victory vs our USA Team led by 94* by Rahul Rao (UT Arlington). Despite the defeat, it was a good game for USA as it gave the team the fight it needed to prepare them to play...
Posted 29 Dec 2017 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

Winning Coach Amir retained for USA vs Canada Series VI in Orlando !

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. Previously Amir has been...
Posted 12 Dec 2017 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

USA Team for USA vs Canada Series VI announced !

The heavily anticipated announcement of the USA team for the American College Cricket USA vs Canada Series VI has happened ! From about 1,000 players it’s a tad difficult to select 14, but the deed is done. The matches will take place at Poinciana Cricket Field, 5109 Allegheny Rd, Poinciana,...
Posted 10 Dec 2017 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

ACC All Star Weekend: USA vs Canada Jan 27 & 28 in Orlando !

In 1844 the 1st sporting event of any kind took place in New York City. It was a cricket match between USA & Canada. That event marked the 1st time young men from different countries battled on a Playing Field instead of a battlefield, a momentous accomplishment that is not...
Posted 25 Nov 2017 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

2018 National Championship Registration is On! Spring Break of All Spring Breaks!

The 2018 American College Cricket National Championship will be played March 14 to March 18, 2018. Twenty four college teams will compete at the Central Broward Regional Park and nearby fields in 5 days, 50 games of intense cricket action & fun to be National Champion and win the Shiv...
Posted 07 Nov 2017 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

Videos- Lloyd On Campus, checking out facilities for cricket !

This season American College Cricket Founder & President Lloyd Jodah has visited a few campuses around the Mid Atlantic & South West Championships: Drexel University, U of Pennsylvania, U of Houston Cougars & Texas A & M, to see facilities for cricket and sometimes meet with Club sports admins. American...
Posted 03 Nov 2017 | NEWS | 0 Comments

America’s First Cricket Star in 100 yrs,Adil Bhatti (MC Knights) to play for USA !

Back in 2010 Lloyd wrote an article about “America’s first Cricket Star in 100 years – Adil Bhatti” . Jan 2012 an updated version of it was published, upon his selection to the USA team. We’re reposting upon Adil’s getting back into the USA Team – Lloyd Jodah  In his first...
Posted 24 Jan 2012 | Montgomery College,NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

Happy Birthday – a Tribute to a Hero, my Dad !

My father was born on Feb 25 (coincidentally, Sir Donald Bradman died on Feb 25 many years later ). Few people know it, but 126 Regent Road is an illustrious address in World Cricket. This is where the Jodah Family lived from the early 1960’s,near to Test venue  Bourda Cricket Ground,...
Posted 20 Jun 2010 | NEWS,OTHER STUFF | 1 Comment

2017 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. He also founded Naeem Studios, a tech start up which he plans to take full...
Posted 08 Jan 2018 | Laurier,NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

5th Anniversary of our Hall of Fame launch by Chanderpaul ! 37 Inductees !

5 years ago, on Dec 13 the legendary Shiv Chanderpaul launched the American College Cricket Hall of Fame, whilst in NYC. The Hall was a natural step to honor college cricketers as the American College Cricket movement grew. Shiv himself was to be surprised 2 nights later when it was...
Posted 20 Dec 2017 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

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 !.Next Fall, dynamically led by...

Home & Away Champions, Top Teams & Players 2013 to 2017 !

The Home & Away season was begun in 2013. among the goals was to to give our teams more playing opportunities, and to better prepare them for Regionals & Nationals, whilst at the same time creating a season similar to College Football, College Basketball etc. Another purpose was to motivate...
Posted 06 Dec 2017 | NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments