A sizeable Jamaican population in Lauderhill and a pre-Independence Day holiday crowd should be exploited to make the games a success
It wasn't quite the home-run derby that the Americans had been led to expect, but Daniel Vettori and Kumar Sangakkara hope cricket's Florida experiment will continue
The latest effort to sell the game to America is on. What's the mood at the top levels of USA Cricket?
If the game is ever to take off in America, Twenty20 is most likely the way to go
Daniel Vettori, the New Zealand captain, is determined to win the second Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka in Lauderhill so that his team can "finish a long season on a high note"
Nuwan Kulasekara found the perfect lines and lengths for the slow and low track that the USA has dished out, and ripped the heart out of New Zealand's batting
USA Cricket has dared to dream big. In a country where baseball is the game of the people, initiating the masses is going to be a massive task
The slow and low pitch didn't make for exciting cricket and New Zealand grafted hard to reach 120 for 7. It proved more than enough as Sri Lanka struggled to fold up for 91
It is tempting to look at these matches - two Twenty20 internationals between Sri Lanka and New Zealand, being played in the USA - as precisely the reason why tournaments like IPL prosper
A relaxed and refreshed Sri Lanka are looking forward to the new experience of playing in the United States this weekend, according to the batsman Mahela Jayawardene