The state of cricket in the USA

America's first professional Twenty20 league is scheduled to start next year but cricket still faces an uphill battle.

    The International Cricket Council (ICC) is desperate for cricket to crack the US market, but it faces stiff competition from more popular American sports.

    Al Jazeera's Farrah Esmail reports from New York where the game is trying to gain popularity.


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