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CricketCPLlogo2016 FACT:  Cricket was invented in England, but the first competitive International match was played
between the USA and Canada in 1844 in Manhattan, NYC.  Canada won.

►  For  cricket matches in Florida:  See  www.cplt20.com   

Florida T20 Cricket organization called CRICKBUSTER focusing on T20 Cricket here and around the world. HQ in Plantation, Florida. See www.crickbuster.com and sign up to get cricket invitations and emails. Call Crickbuster office [954] 526-5577. 

►   MIAMI  BRANCH  of South Florida  Cricket League  [305] 621-5800

►    South Florida Cricket Alliance [954] 805-2922   www.southfloridacricket.com

►  CRICKET MATCHES AROUND SOUTH FLORIDA from Palm Beach to Miami: Call organisers Vashi Kemlani [305] 338-7775 and Vinod Gulati [561] 445-4293.

THE CRICKET COUNCIL USA (CCUSA), a sports and entertainment management company based in Boca Raton, organises professional cricket matches, including MAQ20, in South Florida. They play primarily in Ft.Lauderdale at Florida‘s only Cricket Stadium in Central Broward Regional Park, LauderhillINFO for latest cricket event phone Jeff Miller [561] 361-1700

CRICKET PLAYERS WANTED    Brit Nick Phillips is the President of  the Space Coast Cricket Club in Titusville and plays in the Central Florida Cricket League.  He’s seeking English, Australian, New Zealand, South African players to get involved in Florida cricket.  “We are fortunate to have contacts in England and around the world that allow us to host teams from New Zealand,  the English Lord’s Taveners among many others, “ he told me. ”I know there are many Florida expats who would like to play again. We welcome anybody over 15 who loves cricket.”   Phone Nick for details [407] 709-3552.

► Got an email from Isaac Solson a Jewish man in Tampa, who played in London with the Israeli national team against a UK team and is Chairman of Cricket for Maccabiah USA.  He is not British and seeks specifically Jewish cricket players resident in Florida. For complete details contact him direct isolson592@gmail.com or call [813] 817-1595     [PK-Publisher]

►  SARASOTA CRICKET The Sarasota Cricket Club [mainly English players] has been established for years and is considered the leading English cricket team in Florida. Founded decades ago by cricket luminary Englishman Laurence Parry.  Reach him on [941] 232-9956 Every November they hold a major 3 day cricket tournament with teams flying in from the UK and all parts of Florida to play, with various related social evening and daytime events over that same weekend.  See website for current details. They will know of other English cricket teams around Florida.  Email your query to sarasotacricket@gmail.com     WEBSITE:  www.sarasotacricket.org

► WEST FLORIDA CRICKETThe Cape Coral Crusaders are a bunch of Brits and Anglophiles who hold cricket matches in the Naples area.  INFO and date of next match call Danny Jackson at  (239) 549-5900.

► ARE YOU A BRIT LIVING IN FLORIDA?  OR A UK BRIT WITH PROPERTY THERE?  LOOKING FOR A JOB IN FLORIDA?  Sign up for our eBritnews email—invitations to local British events and info relevant to expats.  Email your name and city to britishbusinessflorida@gmail.com  On subject line put:  Receive Florida eBritnews. 


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