Cricket in America?

Soon Broward County in Florida will have stronger ties with the West Indies! Click on the photo below to go to the Cricket Council, USA site. They have many more photos of the stadium.

“LAUDERHILL, Fla. - The 5,000 blue stadium seats are in place. So are the special cameras embedded in the equipment to get close ups of the action. Then there is the exquisite field — emerald and manicured.

But this $70 million park wasn’t built for baseball, football or even soccer — it’s the first in the U.S. built for cricket.”

The Associated Press 2:27 pm, February 29, 2008

Full story on Gainesville Sun

Update: NPR - Cricket Cracks New York Public Schools