Cricket great Ricky Ponting appointed head coach of Washington Freedom

All-time cricketing great Ricky Ponting has today been unveiled as the new head coach of, Washington Freedom, ahead of the second season of Major League Cricket (MLC) in the United States. Ponting is considered by many to be one of world’s greatest ever players and is now one of the most sought-after off-field properties on […]

Cricket NSW (CNSW) hosts Washington Freedom

Cricket NSW (CNSW) will host a handful of stars from Major League Cricket (MLC) partner franchise, Washington Freedom, for a two-week player development camp. The high-performance experience offers another chance for Washington Freedom and CNSW to collaborate, serving as a key step in CNSW’s efforts to be a force in the global cricket ecosystem. Andries […]

Phillips impresses again in Test cricket

Washington Freedom all-rounder Phillips produced with both bat-and-ball for New Zealand Glenn Phillips has had a dream return to Test cricket, after he paired a four-wicket haul in the opening Test match against Bangladesh, with a match-winning 87 and 40 not out in a low-scoring thriller in the second. Phillips has long made clear his […]

Four Freedom players represent Australia

History was made as Matt Short, Tanveer Sangha, Ben Dwarshuis and Josh Philippe all turned out for Australia in the same match against India, whilst there were also fantastic performances from Dane Piedt and Glenn Phillips in international cricket. It was an historic day for Washington Freedom, as four of our squad members all played […]

Success for Sangha and Hosein

Tanveer Sangha tastes World Cup glory as travelling reserve, whilst Akeal Hosein wins the Super50 Cup in the Caribbean Australia dominates the latest round up of how our players are performing around the world, with Tanveer Sangha the standout, having been a part of the extended Australia squad that won the ODI World Cup. Sangha […]

Freedom round up: Phillips and Jansen progress to World Cup semi-finals

Both of Washington Freedom’s representatives at the World Cup successfully qualified for the final four, whilst there is success in domestic cricket for Moises Henriques, Akeal Hosein and Dane Piedt. It has been a successful World Cup for both Marco Jansen and Glenn Phillips, who each played vital roles for their nation in securing a […]

Jansen comes out on top against Phillips in World Cup showdown

Both of Washington Freedom’s World Cup representatives were on show when South Africa took on New Zealand. South Africa ran out comfortable winners against New Zealand, beating them by 190 runs and all but securing their place in the World Cup semi-finals. Marco Jansen, who played the entirety of Freedom’s inaugural Major League Cricket campaign, […]

Freedom around the world

Centuries for Moises Henriques and Matt Short back-up strong World Cup showings by Glenn Phillips and Marco Jansen It’s been another successful fortnight for Washington Freedom players around the globe, with the World Cup starting, the beginning of the Australian domestic season and also the start of the Super50 Cup in the Caribbean. Captain Moises […]