CCUSA to partner with Tobago

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 486 total views,  105 views today Cricket Council USA will partner with the Tobago House of Assembly and the Tobago Cricket Association to boost sport on the Caribbean Island. News coming to hand is that chairman of Cricket Council USA Mahammad Qureshi made a trip down to Tobago and met with Chief Secretary of the THA Farley Augustine and discussions centered around the construction of a new cricket ground which would aid the country’s cricketers by providing a world class cricket facility for them to work on their craft. Qureshi speaking to…

TTCB happy with Qureshi’s visit

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 7,316 total views,  105 views today PORT-OF-SPAIN/WI – The visit by chairman of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi to Trinidad and Tobago has been hailed a success by president of the T&T Cricket Board (TTCB) Azim Bassarath. Qureshi paid a one-week visit to the twin-island republic visiting the TTCB head offices in Couva where he met with Bassarath and a number of executive members. Speaking to News925 Bassarath said: “We were very happy to welcome the chairman of CCUSA Mahammad Qureshi. He spent a good time with us and got a…

US Visitor Impressed by Balmain Cricket Centre

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 15,197 total views,  105 views today SOUTH won the toss and decided to bat first in the Soca Kings-sponsored North/South Classic which started on Thursday (January 12) at the National Cricket Centre Ground in Balmain, Couva. The four-day match is being used as the final opportunity for the leading cricketers to address the national selectors for selection on the Red Force team to play in the CWI Regional 4-Day Tournament. In a short opening ceremony, special guest Mahammad “Maq” Qureshi, chairman of the Cricket Council USA, advised the players that the match…

US Open 2022 a tremendous success

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 28,399 total views,  57 views today The 2022 Edition of the US Open T20 tournament has been hailed a tremendous success by players and officials who participated. The 14th Edition was the longest in the tournament’s history spanning over nine days from December 5 to 13 at the Central Broward Regional Park in Fort Lauderdale. The tournament got the full backing of USA Cricket and was also sanctioned by the International Cricket Council.(ICC). This ensured that international players would have taken part and a total of 63 players from around the world participated.…

US Open MVP walks away with Orlando land

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 40,684 total views,  1 views today By VINODE MAMCHAN Shayan Jahangir was brilliant in the 2022 US Open T20 tournament and was presented with a gift of land by president of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi after he was named tournament MVP. The right hander was superb during the tournament and ended with the most runs. He was also skipper of the Stallions X team as his led them to the title with a crushing victory over Dallas All Stars. Jahangir was the leading run scorer at the tournament and scored…

Stallions X take 14th US Open title

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 35,837 total views By VINODE MAMCHAN The X-factor came in the form of skipper Shayan Jahangir as his led the Stallions X to the title at the coveted 14th edition of the US Open T20 tournament at the Central Broward Regional Park in Fort Lauderdale on Sunday. Jahangir was the leading run scorer at the tournament and scored a magnificent 79 not out in the finals that took his team to the title and the US$100,000 first prize. Batting first, Stallions X made a wonderful 201/4 off their 20 overs on a…

The World is coming to play

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 39,220 total views 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. This year…

Madabhushi praises Qureshi on US Open T20

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 18,846 total views,  1 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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 18,728 total views,  1 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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 20,023 total views,  1 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…