Indianapolis aims to become top center for cricket
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Midwestern city best known for its basketball and auto racing is gearing up for a proper game of cricket -- the ball-and-bat sport most Americans know only from British films or by surfing through international sports channels.
Indianapolis is spending $6 million to equip one of its parks with a premier cricket field, known as a pitch, and space for Gaelic football, rugby, hurling and other sports mainly popular overseas.
Mayor Greg Ballard hopes his World Sports ...
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