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ACC Canadian Universities’ Team named !

The following players have been named to the 1st Canadian University team :   Khushroo Wadia     (York U)   Jai Patel                     (York U)     Hassan Mirza          (Ryerson) Rustam Bhatti         (York U) Farhan Khan            (Ryerson)  Hasan Choghtai       (York U)  Harsh Desai             (Ryerson) Arsalan Qadir          (York U)  Raza Rehman          (York U) Warren...
Posted 23 May 2012 | 2012,McGill,NEWS,Ryerson University,York University | 0 Comments

Ravin Moorthy is Cricket Canada’s new President ! Man of foresight !

by Lloyd Jodah I met Ravin Moorthy in 2008. Later, in early 2010 Ravin played a significant role in Toronto’s York University participating in the 2010 American College Cricket Spring Break Championship.  My goal was to stimulate the development of cricket at the University level in cricket – Ravin immediately...

McGill Cricket names team for Championship !

McGill University has played a remarkable role in sports in USA & Canada. First it was pivotal in the development of (American) football in 1874 Then in 1875 the first hockey game was played, involving mostly McGill students, who also devised the first hockey rules. In a connection to cricket, shortly after hockey...
Posted 10 Mar 2012 | 2012,McGill,Nationals,NEWS,Universities | 0 Comments

McGill University Cricket makes the CBC TV NEWS ! Heads for Northeast Championship !

Last year, guided by American College Cricket President Lloyd Jodah, McGill student Muhammed Tayyab Zafar began a hardball team, and applied for official status at the McGill Athletics Department, which was granted. Indoor practice was arranged, funding sought and visas applied for (for the Internatonal students). With new uniforms, the...
Posted 12 Sep 2011 | CRICKET TV,McGill,NEWS | 0 Comments

Ryerson U is Canadian Champion,defeating York University ! Sheridan & McGill in strong performances !

2011 Canucric Champions Ryerson University Cricket York University came just short of pulling off a double of being the first school to win the American College Cricket Spring Break Championship, and the Canadian Championship or a regional !   In their Semi Final against a strong Sheridan College, the game...
Posted 12 Sep 2011 | McGill,NEWS,Queen's University,Sheridan College,York University | 0 Comments

Sheridan College makes Semis ! Ryerson shocks York U in Canadian C’ship !

Bob Dechert, MP for Mississauga, Peter Fonseca, MPP for Mississauga East-Cooksville, Mayor of Mississauga, Hazel McCallion and Sheridan College President and CEO Dr. Robert W. Turner,at the groundbreaking for the new Mississauga Campus for Sheridan College. Hopefully there will be some money for a cricket field In the 2nd day...
Posted 08 Sep 2011 | McGill,NEWS,Sheridan College,York University | 0 Comments

Canadian Championship begins College Cricket season ! York U gets 2 wins !

Teams gathering for the Opening ceremony,McGill University in red, at King City From the beginning American College Cricket has included Canadian schools in order to assist the development of college cricket in Canada and the USA.   We oversaw the formation of clubs at 3 of the premiere Universities in Canada:...
Posted 07 Sep 2011 | McGill,NEWS,Queen's University,York University | 2 Comments

Great Catches,Great Fielding Photos, plus ! by Kristen Ashcom !

Many players, and others, say the fielding they’ve seen at the American College Cricket Championships have been among the best they’ve ever seen in any form of cricket anywhere in the world – and I feel the same way. Kristen Ashcom (Auburn) managed to capture a few of those moments in...
Posted 02 Apr 2011 | Auburn,McGill,NEWS | 1 Comment

McGill University joins American College Cricket !

Cricket was the original Canadian sport,so in 1867 the first Prime Minister of Canada declared cricket to be “Canada’s national game” and like the rest of Canada and the USA, McGill University has a long cricket history, as shown in the 1907 photo of a cricket game on campus. McGill...
Posted 06 Aug 2010 | McGill,NEWS | 2 Comments

Cricket Canada’s Ravin Moorthy joins ACC ADvisory Board

American College Cricket is pleased to announce the appointment of Ravin Moorthy to its Advisory Board.   The 1st Vice President of Cricket Canada, Ravin Moorthy is the High Performance Manager of Cricket Canada, and also has primary responsibilty for Player Database Development and Control, Website, Marketing and Branding.  Previously as 2nd Vice...
Posted 13 May 2010 | McGill,NEWS,York University | 3 Comments