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Women’s Cricket: Pakistan in Lauderhill

International cricket will return to Lauderhill at the Central Broward Regional Park, which has the only International Cricket Council (ICC)-certified cricket stadium in the country, when the Pakistan women’s cricket team take on the U.S. national team in two T20 matches on Nov. 4. With the USA Cricket Association (USACA) currently under suspension by the […]

Crowdfunding Boosts Support for Women’s Cricket in the US

By Nadia T. Gruny Last week I launched a crowdfunding campaign on behalf of the Atlantis Cricket Club-NY women’s team heading to the 5th Annual Georgia Women’s Cricket Association T20 Tournament in Atlanta, Georgia. The response to our fundraising campaign has been very heartwarming. Within 3 days, we raised over $4,000 and to date, we […]

Atlantis Women’s XI Are Champions Again!

Atlanta, GA – The Atlantis Cricket Club – NY women’s team emerged title champions of the Georgia Women Cricket Association 5th Annual Atlanta Women’s T20 Tournament in Atlanta, GA. It is the club’s fourth championship title of the tournament in as many years. The finalists of the tournament match up were Atlantis and Cricket Council […]

WWCA Women Complete Trinidad & Tobago Tour

Miramar, Florida, October 31, 2014 – Fortune favored cricket this past weekend in Trinidad, permitting the Worldwide Cricket Academy (WWCA) and the Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) Under-19 women’s teams to complete the three scheduled matches. Thunderstorms roared through the entire week and threatened to stop play on the weekend but on Friday, the clouds parted […]

WWCA Women to Tour Trinidad & Tobago

Miramar, Florida, October 14, 2014 — The Worldwide Cricket Academy (WWCA) Elite Women’s Program is set to tour Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) from October 23 to 27, 2014. Through the support and collaboration of the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board, and the Trinidad and Tobago Women’s Cricket Association (TTWCA), WWCA will play two T20s and […]

Hacking Cricket Culture

In celebration of the United Nation’s International Day of the Girl (October 11) – the day that promotes girls’ human rights, highlights gender inequalities that remain between girls and boys, and addresses the various forms of discrimination and abuse suffered by girls around the world, USAWOMENSCRICKET.ORG kicks off the series: Hacking Cricket Culture. Over the […]

5 Best Mobile Apps For Your Cricket Team

Whether you’re a cricketer, coach, team manager, or fan, your entire cricket world is just a tap away on your smartphone device. Here is USAWOMENSCRICKET.ORG’s guide to the five best mobile apps for your cricket team. 1. Ubersense (free) Download: iOS Cricketers and other pro US athletes use Ubersense to improve their techniques through slow […]

Stephanie Power and Stafanie Taylor Conduct WWCA Women’s Camp in New York

Miramar, Florida, July 7 – The Worldwide Cricket Academy (WWCA) Elite Women’s Program hosted its second camp for women cricketers who attended the program’s open camp earlier in March led by Coach Robin Singh. Last weekend’s camp was led by the powerful duo of Stephanie Power, former West Indies Women Assistant Coach, and West Indies […]

West Indies’ Stafanie Taylor to Join WWCA Camp in New York

News Release Miramar, Florida, June 21 – The Worldwide Cricket Academy (WWCA) Elite Women’s Program is pleased to announce that West Indies Vice Captain, Stafanie Taylor, is set to work alongside Coach Stephanie Power at the WWCA Camp at Baisley Park in Queens, New York on June 28 and 29, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each […]

ICC Axes Americas Women’s Cricket – A Pepsi-Sponsored Program

[header_title title=”Women’s Cricket: A bird without wings” header_size=”h4″] I had just finished reading an article on Nelson Mandela, written by Dr. Richard Lapchick – the Chair of the DeVos Sports Business Management Program at the University of Central Florida and the social conscience of sport – when I was convinced that the actions of the […]