Category Archives: USA National Team

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 […]

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 […]

Report: ICC Americas’ Women’s Cricket

By Nadia T. Gruny ICC’s Decision and Gender Inequity: A US Perspective Click the image on the right to download the full report. The report was sent to authorities in ICC Americas in February 2014 along with questions and no response has been given to date. The support for the return of the ICC Americas […]

Team USA Women Cop Silver at ICC Americas Tournament

Rain spoils chance of grabbing gold from Canada The USA Women’s cricket team returned from the Cayman Islands with silver in tow, having been denied an opportunity to wrestle the gold medal from the wet hands of Canada, as a result of heavy rainfall on the final day of the ICC Americas 2012 Women’s T20 […]

USA Women in T20 Action Today

USA Women are back in action today against hosts, Cayman Islands five months after finishing 8th out of 10 in the Women World Cup Cricket Qualifier (WWCQ) in Bangladesh last November. The squad arrived in Cayman Islands on Wednesday, April 18 for the ICC Americas Division I Twenty Twenty Championship which begins today, Monday, April […]

Shebani Bhaskar’s Reflection

USA’s brightest hope, Shebani Bhaskar, made her international debut in Bangladesh at the Women’s World Cup Qualifier with poise and style. Unarguably USA’s biggest asset on tour, Bhaskar led the team to victory against Zimbabwe with a scintillating 72 runs and a match-winning direct-hit to the stumps from extra cover to the striker’s end. Her […]

13 Questions with Robin Singh

Robin Singh is no stranger to international cricket and coaching. For those who just woke up from a 15-year hibernation, Singh is the Trinidad & Tobago-born man who migrated to India at age 18 to study Economics. He is now a former India cricketer and world-famous coach for his works with India and Mumbai Indians, […]

ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier and Beyond

Pic (Above): Team USA celebrate a wicket against Netherlands. (Photo Courtesy ICC/Shouber Rahman) “USA Women’s Road to India World Cup” campaign came to a screeching halt after bowing out of the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier (WWCQ) with a 1-5 record to finish 8th out of 10 teams. For many onlookers, the performance was an […]

USA Loses to West Indies XI by 47 Runs in Friendly

After eight days of beautiful weather in Barbados, the heavens opened up on day nine – August 15, 2011. The heavy downpour started at 7:00 a.m. and continued till 10:00 a.m. Because of the conditions, some of the selected West Indies (W.I.) XI players made flight arrangements to return to their respective homes earlier.The diligent […]

USACA/ICC Americas Camp a Success for USA Women

The United States of America Cricket Association (USACA) in collaboration with ICC Americas facilitated a high-performance camp in Barbados over the period August 7-15 for the USA women cricketers. The camp is in preparation for the upcoming Women’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier (WCWCQ) in Bangladesh, from November 14-25, 2011. Thirteen women traveled to Barbados for […]

ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2011 Match Schedule

The International Cricket Council released the groups and match schedule for the Women’s World Cup Qualifier to be held in Bangladesh from November 14-25, 2011. USA is drawn into group A with three top 10-ranked ODI teams in the world: Group A: USA (Americas Champion) South Africa (#5) Sri Lanka (#7) Netherlands (#10) Zimbabwe (#11) […]

USA Defeated Barbados XI by 82 Runs in Practice Match

USA women defeated Barbados XI by 82 runs. The 9:30 a.m. match got off to a late start due to Barbados not being able to field a full team. Trinidad & Tobago national players Devika Singh, Britney Cooper (current West Indies player), and Allison Collins could have enjoyed a rest day from the current West Indies women’s regional […]