One of the Midwest’s biggest cricket tournaments takes place this weekend – MichCA’s annual U.S. Corporate Cup (T-20 format), in which nine teams will compete this year: Altair, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Caterpillar, Chrysler, Daimler, Ford, General Motors, Henry Ford Health Systems, and NYX. The schedule for Saturday has been announced as follows:
9 am – 12:15 pm — Ford vs NYX at Belle Isle, Chrysler vs HFHS at Lyon Oaks, Altair vs GM at Bloomer;
12:30 pm – 3:45 pm — Ford vs BCBS at Belle Isle, DMF vs HFHS at Lyon Oaks, GM vs CAT at Bloomer;
4 pm -7:15 pm — BCBS vs NYX at Belle Isle, Chrysler vs DMF at Lyon Oaks, Altair vs CAT at Bloomer.
The semi-finals will be played on Sunday (times and grounds tba), with the final scheduled for 3 pm at Bloomer Park. Family activities are planned for the final, which will be web cast live.
Several familiar faces will be involved in the tournament, including MCA Joint Head Coach Shyam Mayasandra and MCA parent Neill Quinlan, both of whom will be playing for Chrysler, last year’s runners-up.