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Cricket in Northern California

Cricket in Northern California

Anish Vasudevan

December 7, 2017

owler. Century. Wicket. These words are all part of the daily language of some MVHS students who spend their time playing cricket, instead of sports that are considered more typically American, such as basketball or football. One of these students is freshman Daniel Amirtharaj who has been playing cric...

The Other Ball Game: Students struggle to pursue their passion for cricket in America

The Other Ball Game: Students struggle to pursue their passion for cricket in America

Avni Prasad

April 8, 2015

even boys, ages 5 to 13, rally around in a circle just outside of the Cupertino library on March 14. “Wow,” they whisper to each other as they take turns stroking their hands along the shining new cricket bat in the center of the circle. Instead of Michael Jordan shoes, these boys o...

MVHS students offer perspectives on the Cricket World Cup

Aditya Pimplaskar

March 30, 2015

Around the world, millions tuned in to watch one of the largest sporting events on the world stage — The ICC Cricket World Cup. Though it is not popular in the United States, cricket holds a prestigious place in world sports. The final match of the 2015 World Cup was held on March 28 at 8:30 p.m. between...