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The World is coming to play

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 804 total views,  67 views today y VINODE MAMCHAN With International Cricket Council (ICC) sanction out of the way, the world is coming to play at the 2022 US Open T20 tournament which is carded for December 5 to 13 at the Central Broward Regional Park in Fort Lauderdale. At the final hour the ICC has granted Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) sanction for the tournament which means that cricket boards all over the world have been notified and they will be granting their players No Objection Certificates (NOC) to come and play.…

Madabhushi praises Qureshi on US Open T20

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 805 total views,  67 views today Owner of the Tampa Tigers Prahalad Madabhushi has heaped praises on chairman of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi, calling him the greatest ever cricket administrator in the history of US cricket. Madabhushi will be leading the Tampa Tigers at the 2022 Edition of the US Open T20 and in an interview on MaqTv he stated that Qureshi as an administrator has done the most for the development of cricket in the United States. “Maq has been the best cricket administrator we have ever had in…

ICC sanctions US Open backed by USA Cricket

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 2,413 total views,  67 views today The anxiety leading up to the 14th edition of the US Open T20 tournament is no more as the International Cricket Council (ICC) has sanctioned the tournament with the backing of USA Cricket. Interim CEO of USA Cricket Vinay Bhimjiani wrote to chairman of CCUSA Mahammad Qureshi indicating that USA Cricket has sanctioned the tournament and a note will be sent to the ICC. The application for sanction was made to the ICC by CCUSA and the ICC in turn communicated with USA Cricket in order to…

Legends tournament goes worldwide

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 17,759 total views,  24 views today By VINODE MAMCHAN The Legends World Cup will be making the rounds around the world over the last few years. With the second edition of the tournament due to open on Friday at the Central Broward Regional Park, chairman of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi has released news that the tournament will not be played in the United States from next year for a while. The West Indies won the first edition in 2021 and will be coming up against USA, Canada and India looking…

CCUSA boss meets Bahamas cricket leader

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 19,362 total views NASSAU/BAHAMAS – Chairman of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi whilst on a family vacation came out of his cruise ship to pay a courtesy call on the president of the Bahamas Cricket Association Greg Taylor. Qureshi the long serving cricket administrator was driven around by Greg and taken to the country’s best cricket ground in the capital. Speaking about the visit the Fort Lauderdale businessman said: “I am happy that I got the chance to meet with Greg and was taken around by him. In conversations with…

Twelve teams finalized for US Open T20

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 28,694 total views A total of 12 teams will be taking part in this year’s US Open T20 Premier League tournament. This year promises to be the richest in the history of the league with over $150,000 in prize money and as a result a number of teams have been clamoring to get onboard. However, manager of the US Open T20 Asif Shams explained that only 12 could have been accommodated at this point. “We have been receiving requests to play from teams on a daily basis. We cannot possibly accommodate…

America needs Maq

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 75,215 total views,  60 views today PORT-OF-SPAIN/TRINIDAD – A call has been made for cricket administrator Mahammad Qureshi to be trusted into the leadership role of American cricket to get it out of the mess it finds itself in at the moment. Qureshi a cricket administrator for the past 30 years has done a great job in promoting cricket and players in the United States for the past decades. Executive member of the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) Stephen Ramkissoon says that he has studied what is going on in American…

Qureshi rolls back the years

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 108,757 total views,  60 views today By VINODE MAMCHANHOUSTON: USA – Chairman of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi showed that he still had class as a batsman as he cracked 75 for his team  East Broncos in the Masters Cricket USA league in Houston recently. Qureshi’s brilliant effort opening the batting saw his team reach 240 for eight off 45 overs and then restrict the opposing team Chairman’s XI to 222/8 also of 45 overs – giving Broncos victory by 18 runs. The right hander a former  youth player from Pakistan needed…

CCUSA chairman wishes all Eid Mubarak

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 104,045 total views,  60 views today BOCA RATON/FL – USA: Chairman of the Maq Group and Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi is wishing everyone Eid Mubarak at this auspicious time. In his Eid message the top businessman and cricket administrator reminded all to live together as one to battle any problems that may come their way. He said the world was shaken up by the Covid 19 and the reason it is now coming out of the pandemic is because people stuck together, held hands and battled on a united front.…

Qureshi questions third party involvement

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 29,446 total views BOCA RATON/FL – USA:  Chairman of Cricket Council USA(CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi is asking why there is third party involvement in running the affairs of cricket in America. Qureshi says that since ACE (American Cricket Enterprises) has come on board they have been running America’s cricket and this is not the right thing. He explained to News925 :”ACE has been awarded the rights to host and develop Major League cricket in the United States. It means that they control Major League which is a tournament and that is it, nothing…