Monthly Archives: August 2014

Notes from Outside the System for August 27

Climb every mountain: Scaling Kilimanjaro for the good of Rwandan cricket, from Daily Maverick: “(The fundraiser for cricket facilities in Rwanda) will see two teams scale Kilimanjaro to play the world’s highest ever game of competitive cricket. … The expedition, which takes … Continue reading

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Notes from Outside the System for August 20

American Cricket Federation President, Jamie Harrison, has a go at USACA in his CricketEurope column: “The fiasco that unfolded this weekend at Lauderhill was the direct result of choices and systemic failures that have long come to typify the actions … Continue reading

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The Founders

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.  – Margaret Mead ** Cricket. It gets in your blood. It gets under your skin. It sinks its teeth … Continue reading

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Notes from Outside the System for August 13

In the world of Women’s Cricket, the big news this week is the upcoming India vs. England Test at the historic Wormsley Ground in England. Worthwhile reads on the match can be found at The Telegraph, Wisden India and The Cordon. (That … Continue reading

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ACF Champions League – Weekend Update – August 9 & 10

** Massachusetts State Cricket League vs Southern Connecticut Cricket Association Massachusetts won by five wickets Scorecard Recap via Terry Coffey “As Southern Connecticut Cricket Association played host to Massachusetts State Cricket League Saturday, each team was looking for a boost. Massachusetts … Continue reading

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Notes from Outside the System for August 6

Your friend and mine, Peter Della Penna from Cricinfo, has the latest from the USA: “The West Indies Cricket Board and the ICC have teamed up to recruit former USA Cricket Association member leagues in an effort to get them … Continue reading

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ACF Champions League – Weekend Update – August 2 & 3

Editor’s note: Along with several other USA based cricket bloggers, I have been writing match recaps for the brand new ACF (American Cricket Federation) Champions League. Going forward, I will be providing score updates on the matches from the previous … Continue reading

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