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US Open T20 winner to pocket US$100,000

By VINODE MAMCHAN MARGATE/FL – USA: The winner of the 2022 US Open T20 tournament will walk away with a whopping US$100,000 in prize money.This revelation was made by Mahammad Qureshi the chairman of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA), the parent body for the popular US Open T20 tournament. The tournament which will be the 14th edition […]

Royal banned for pitch tampering

Left-arm spinner Jeavor Royal has been given a one-match ban by officials of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) for deliberately tampering with the pitch at the US Open T20 tournament that is currently ongoing at the Central Broward Regional Park in the USA. Royal was representing the Clarion County Eagles against Samp Army in round-robin play […]

Qureshi takes All Stars to victory

By VINODE MAMCHAN All rounder Zishawn Qureshi was at the top of his game as he returned a man of the match performance to lead the US All Stars to a comprehensive eight–wicket victory over the Punjab Blues in their third match of the US Open T20 tournament at the Central Broward Regional Park in […]

Jaggessar stars as US All Stars win

By VINODE MAMCHAN T&T off-spinner Jon Russ Jaggessar starred for his team the US All Stars as they easily won their opening match of the 2013 US Open T20 tournament at the Central Broward Regional Park in Fort Lauderdale. Jaggessar who played for the winning St. Kitts/Nevis Patriots took 3/12 as the Brampton Pacers made […]

US Open T20 fully sanctioned by ICC

The 2021 US Open T20 tournament has been fully sanctioned by the International Cricket Council (ICC) and USA Cricket (USAC). The official news came to hand yesterday when USAC published on their website that the tournament has been sanctioned. This is a massive relief for international players who would not have been able to participate […]

Competitive groups for US Open T20

By VINODE MAMCHAN Two very competitive groups have been formed for this year’s US Open T20 cricket tournament which bowls off on December 6 at the Central Broward Regional Park in Fort Lauderdale, USA. A total of 10 teams will be vying for US$100,000 in prizes and this time around there is an increased number […]

Borde US Open T20 could fit Pollard’s wish

By VINODE MAMCHAN At the end of a disappointing International Cricket Council (ICC) World T20 campaign in the United Arab Emirates, West Indies captain Kieron Pollard made a call for a second regional T20 tournament in addition to the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) T20 so that more players can be unearthed. His thinking was along […]

Bravo endorses US Open T20

By VINODE MAMCHAN West Indies star batsman Daren Bravo says that he is amazed by the great strides the US Open T20 tournament has made since his last appearance at the tournament in 2018. The left-hander who was one of the reserves on the West Indies T20 team that recently played at the International Cricket […]

Qureshi thanks US Open T20 stars Bravo, Gayle for their contribution

Chairman of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi has joined the chorus of praises for T20 legends Chris Gayle and Dwayne Bravo both of whom retired from international cricket Saturday as the West Indies bombed out of the International Cricket Council (ICC) World T20 at Abu Dhabi. Bravo played at the US Open T20 tournament […]

Qureshi warns US players of social media influence

By VINODE MAMCHAN Chairman of Cricket Council USA (CCUSA) Mahammad Qureshi has warned the United States cricketers to be aware of the pressures of social media and just believe in themselves and focus on their job at the World Cup qualifiers that is about to start in Antigua, West Indies. The United States will be […]