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 […]

WWCA to Host Practice Games in New York

Stephanie Power to Lead the Charge Miramar, Florida, June 12, 2014 – The Worldwide Cricket Academy (WWCA) Elite Women’s Program will be hosting its second camp for women cricketers who attended the program’s Spring camp. The camp will be led by Stephanie Power, former West Indies Women Assistant Coach, and will consist of four practice […]

Atlantis Captures Third Successive Title

Atlanta, GA -The 4th Annual Atlanta Women’s T20 Cricket Championships, organized by the Georgia Women Cricket Association (GWCA) concluded last weekend here in Atlanta, Georgia, and for the third straight year the women of Atlantis Cricket Club – NY emerged victorious. Billed as the best opportunity for women cricketers in the USA to test their […]

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 […]

NY Tristate to Host Big Bash International T20 Tournament

New York Tristate Press Release New York Tristate cricket organization has announced that it will be hosting a Big Bash International Women’s T20 cricket tournament on Memorial Day weekend (May 23-26, 2014). One team each from Grenada, India, Canada, New York and New Jersey have submitted  their confirmation letters indicating that they will participate in […]

Atlantis Celebrates 47 Years and Women’s Cricket‏

New York based club is…more than just cricket! At its 2013 Awards Dinner recently, Atlantis Cricket Club – NY celebrated 47 years of cricketing in the New York metropolitan area, however the club also celebrated more than almost a half century of involvement in cricket.  It also celebrated women’s cricket. Atlantis is considered one of […]

Stafanie Taylor – The Ultimate Ambassador for Women’s Cricket

Effortless hitting. Beautiful cover drives here. A potent flick there. A tall six over mid-wicket and a flat, hard six over long on. Stafanie Taylor, or Stef, as she is more affectionately known, brought the curtains down on a recently concluded women’s T20 tournament in Atlanta, Georgia on Memorial Day weekend. For Atlantis Cricket Club, […]

USACA Sanctions Atlanta Women’s Annual T20 Cricket Tournament

GWCA Press Release The United States of America Cricket Association (USACA), the governing body for cricket in the US has given the green light to the Georgia Women Cricket Association (GWCA) to proceed with its 2013 women’s T20 tournament scheduled for Memorial Day Weekend May 25-26, 2013. The official sanction of the tournament was received […]

Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club Receive Cricket Equipment

On September 19, six Oracle employee volunteers introduced 21 kids of the Mid-Peninsula Boys & Girls Club to the game of cricket. Boys and girls aged 6-9 were invited to the fitness center located at the Oracle headquarters in Redwood Shores, California. The session was coordinated by Nadia Gruny, member of the USA Women’s National […]

Women Cricketers Grasp Training Opportunity

By John L. Aaron Responding to an invitation from well-known New York cricket coach Linden Fraser, West Indies women’s cricket coach Stephanie Power is currently in New York for a four week coaching stint for the area’s women cricketers. Now at the half way mark, the coaching sessions have attracted a group of committed women […]

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 […]