Tim Chapman of Daily News Record wrote on July 5th about how, at the James Madison University campus in Harrisonburg, cricket forms a common connection between Indians and Pakistanis living in America.
Indo-Pakistani politics, not surprisingly, couldn't be further from the Hillside players' new lives in America.'
"That's been going on for ages," said Vinny Ravash, a 36-year-old Indian immigrant. "Over in the States, basically, that wall falls down."
Added Shafaqat Mehmood: "The basic thing is the governments are fighting with each other, not the people."
The people - many of them, anyway -- are playing cricket, making it a common bond for people from the Subcontinent who have moved to America.
Full article here.