Enrique Rupert
Enrique Rupert he/him
Sports Reporter, Phoenix

Enrique Rupert expect to graduate in December 2023 with a master’s degree in sport journalism. He is passionate about all sports, especially soccer, mixed martial arts and cricket.

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Cricket’s renaissance in United States, fueled by South Asian enthusiasm and infrastructure boom, extends to Arizona

PHOENIX – Cricket's history in the United States has experienced ups and downs, but it's currently going through a renaissance, aided by an influx of South Asians. With the rise of Major and Minor League Cricket and the construction of new stadiums, the sport's popularity is surging, particularly in Arizona.

Tracing back to the 1600s, cricket's roots in America run deep, with prominent figures like George Washington and Abraham Lincoln showing interest in the sport, setting the stage for its renaissance in the modern era. (File photo by Jerry Walker/Cronkite News)