Cricket complex opens at Van Cortlandt Park

The largest cricket complex in the country is now open and it's right here in the Bronx. The cricket fields at Van Cortlandt Park underwent

The cricket fields underwent a $13 million renovation over the past three years.

The cricket fields underwent a $13 million renovation over the past three years. (5/10/13)

THE BRONX - The largest cricket complex in the country is now open and it's right here in the Bronx.

The cricket fields at Van Cortlandt Park underwent a $13 million renovation over the past three years. Many Bronx residents are avid players, and some city schools will now be incorporating it into after school programs.

Cricket is the second most popular sport in the world after soccer. It's similar to baseball in that it uses a bat, ball and innings, but there are no bases or gloves
 

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