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World’s # 1,Chanderpaul launches American College Cricket Hall of Fame !

 At a Press Conference in New York City the world’s current # 1 ranked batsman, Shiv Chanderpaul,on Thursday announced the launch of the American College Cricket Hall of Fame on the 4th anniversary of his involvement in American College Cricket.  Chanderpaul made the announcement at the sparkling new Resorts World Casino in Queens,New...
Posted 14 Dec 2012 | Harvard,NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

Watch Harvard vs National Champ York College -Dec 8, Sat 7pm on TV Asia !

Cricket has been played at Harvard, off and on,for over 200 years and an official club was begun in 1862. Restarted in 2011, Harvard Cricket will this Sat play vs National Champions York College on TV ! its the Semi Finals of the American College Cricket North East Championship, for the Deryk...
Posted 08 Dec 2012 | CRICKET TV,Harvard,NEWS,York College (CUNY) | 0 Comments

Boston University Cricket 101 – the Khan connects !

Here’s a well-produced video that connects, and hits it out of the park – its part of what we do & is in our tagline: “Bringing back the Original American Game.” Watch this video on YouTube Last year we helped the National Baseball Halll of Fame celebrate their joint Exhibition...
Posted 01 Nov 2012 | Boston University,Harvard,NEWS | 0 Comments

124 years later,challenge accepted ! Harvard vs Yale !

 From the Harvard Crimson in 1887:  Recently the following challenge was sent to the Yale News by the Harvard Cricket Association:-  “Gentlemen: We wish, in the name of the Harvard University Cricket Association, to challenge, through your paper, Yale University to play a match game of cricket next spring, the...
Posted 18 Oct 2012 | Cornell University,Harvard,NEWS,Princeton University,UPenn | 0 Comments

Final four for North East Championship !

  Five new college teams put on their American College Cricket uniforms to establish a foundation for cricket in their schools. Passion and love for the game brought them from as far as Massachusetts and upstate NY, as well as nearby NJ.   A total of 10 teams battled on...

Harvard returns to cricket after 85 yrs, joins American College Cricket !

Harvard Cricket team,1885 by Lloyd Jodah  Cricket was being played on American universities campuses even in the 1700s and was known to be played at Harvard University in the early 1800s.  An official cricket club was established at Harvard by 1862 (University of Pennsylvania’s started in 1842). There is a report by...
Posted 06 Jun 2012 | Harvard,NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments