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In Hoboken, New Jersey, seventh annual U.S.A. vs. Canada cricket match ends with a home victory

Unidentified Cricket Player, circa 1860
08/06/1860 to 08/07/1860
The seventh annual international cricket match between Canada and United States took place at the Fox Hill Ground in Hoboken, New Jersey.  The two day affair, played under a hot sun before more than five hundred spectators, ended with the United States team of players from New York and Philadelphia winning by five wickets. (By John Osborne) 
Source Citation: 
"Outdoor Sports; Cricket: The Great Match between the United States and Canada," New York Times, August 8, 1860. 

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