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“My mother has been bedridden for over three years now. Always Best Care has taken wonderful care of her in these years. The management has a real desire to give care that is consistent with how they'd want their own family attended to. I appreciate the training they provide to the caregivers and the quick response to any of our concerns. It's been a great partnership.”

Peggy M.

“Always Best Care has been an excellent partner in assisting my mother with caring for my elderly father. They are amazingly responsive. I have a single point of contact number (for Melanie), and I get an almost immediate response from her irrespective of what day or time I call/text. I have reached out at 11pm or later; I have reached out on weekends; I have reached out during holidays. In each instance Melanie has responded either immediately or within 5 minutes. They work to build a partnership. I stopped by the office unannounced recently to discuss a coverage issue that had arisen over the holidays. A new caregiver called out twice. (I would like to note that the coverage issues that arose over the holidays were highly unusual and very much outside the norm for ABC.) Sanjay, Anthony, and Melanie took an unplanned 45 minutes to sit with me and discuss my concerns and to outline the plan they had been discussing that very day to ensure we had no further issues. I do not expect any organization to never have any difficulties. The scale by which I measure an organization is 1) Does the organization take ownership of the issue? and 2) Does the organization proactively work to address the issue? ABC scores high on both these vectors. I have recommended ABC both to a coworker and to a close friend. I will continue to recommend them.”

Craig J.

“Sanjay and his staff do amazing work. For your home care needs, give them a call and they will take care of you. Keep up the great work!”

Steven J.

“SanJay and his staff do a wonderful job explaining Senior Care. He was really helpful in Dementia information. He has a tremendous amount of resources to provide.”

Patrick O.

“An excellent service, always responsive & provide very compassionate care. Sanjay takes a personal interest in finding the best fit for each client & I've always experienced him treating clients like family. I work for Heartland Hospice and when families I'm working with need a trusted caregiver for this fragile time of life, they have always been there - available to meet in person and start care extremely fast.”

Jessica H.

“ABC is absolutely amazing! The staff is very caring and very friendly. always go above and beyond. They have great communication between Clients and Staff.”

Rebecca G.

“Always Best went above and beyond to help us navigate a family crisis, and we literally could not have done it without them. Everyone we worked with was caring, patient and responsive.”

Kelley F.

“Sanjay and ABCSS were outstanding to work with. Sanjay walked us through not only their options but gave me his personal observations and suggestions. Day 1 they were there for us and our father. Sanjay was there and spent time with Dad. Top notch service. Thank you.”

Michael H.

“I called on a Monday & had a care giver on Tuesday. The caregivers are always on time. Asking if there are any changes to the schedule. They fix her lunch every day and do the dishes. Amy is very attentive to my mother. She ensures she does her exercises like she is supposed to a d even does then with her. The care they give has greatly reduced my stress.”


“We called Sanjay to help us find an assisted living facility for our mom when her health took a sudden turn for the worse. His compassion and care for our parents in the past and actually for the whole family unit told us he would help us find the perfect place for her. Well he did - he sought out the perfect place which is amazing - Spring Arbor. Not only did he meet us at a couple of places on his time - he visited our mom at the rehab center she was at - again on his own time. He gives his all to the entire family unit and helps you through the entire process till the end. We will be forever grateful for his help and compassion throughout this stressful time in our lives. Knowing our mom is in such a warm loving environment as Spring Arbor gives us total peace of mind and for that we are eternally grateful!”

Janeen D.

“ABC are awesome people. They are just like their name... The best”


“Always Best Care Senior Services not only provides clients with personal care needs, but also with companionship. Our goal is to keep our clients safe and to give them the best care possible by meeting each clients needs specifically. I have recommended this company for new clients as well as for new caregivers. I have had a very pleasant experience working for this company. The office staff works great together to help with assessments and scheduling needs for each client. ABC staff and caregivers really go above and beyond to provide assistance to their clients.”

Caitlin P.

“this company is fantastic, love the people and the hours and they felxability they have to your life schedule”


“When we first started with Always Best Care, it was just to have somebody come visit mom once a week at assisted-living they care whatever needed to be done, going with her on errands and so on. They were great. Their support really became important, however, when mom fractured her pelvis. I texted Sanjay, the CEO and they were at the hospital with CMTs as soon as she got her room. That was important, because mom was not entirely aware that she had fractured her pelvis, would keep trying to get up, and the hospital had not yet resourced a sitter. They also provided in room sitter services for mom when she was in rehab, at a facility they helped us down-select to. Then, when she was released from rehab, they helped locate a micro-community that provided Mom with the extra support she needed, after discussing the issues we needed to work through via conference call when there was more than could be managed via txt or email. I live out of state, so we could not have done this without them. Sanjay and team really care about the patient, and were always available. They have my highest recommendation. -WRJ, Raleigh NC”


“I don't know what I would have done without Sanjay helping me and my family through one of the most difficult times of our lives. My mother was gravely ill and had been hospitalized for 8 months, totally bedridden. I needed to move my Dad to the area, needed to find a place where Mom could get the best in physical rehab and had no idea where to start. He sorted through the options, made visits with me, met my Dad and visited my Mom in the hospital while she was recovering. He went above and beyond and I can't thank him enough for guiding me through the maze of Senior care options and getting them to where they needed to be. I would never have been able to do it without him.”

Margaret S.

“Sanjay has been an absolute Godsend to work with in getting my grandmother transitioned happily to an independent living community. He has been ever so prompt and attentive to our needs and wants and through the very end has made sure to not only follow up but go above and beyond even after the ink had dried on the contracts. I am so grateful that he came so highly referred by a financial planner friend of mine and I will no doubt continue to sing his praises to anyone and everyone that I meet in need of a wonderful "senior living real estate agent" as I have so fondly dubbed him.”

Jennifer B.

“EXCELLENT, EXCELLENT, EXCELLENT! Finding a home for your elderly loved one is extremely emotional and daunting! Asking questions you never thought you would be asking. The hundreds of places you could visit. If this is you, I would highly recommend calling Sanjay Das. Sanjay, visited my home, and over the next few days had long conversations, with both my husband and myself to determine what we "thought"our loved one needs were. And after much consideration, and using all of his resources, Sanjay recommend several places. Together With Sanjay, we toured them all and in the end, we decided on something completely different then the very first community we viewed. Sanjay was able to change mid stream, and help us to understand what Mom's needs truly were. We started a whole new search with new criteria. Sanjay was knowledgeable, very soft spoken, kind and respectful. He was extremely patient and would give up until he found the perfect home for Mom. Thank you Sanjay. Dina Pahl”

Dina P.

“My mother recently moved into an Assisted Living facility in Cary. This has been a difficult journey for mom and our family, and I honestly don't know what we would have done without Sanjay Das. He has been with us every step of the way for the past four months. He arranged and accompanied us on visits to many area facilities, answered countless questions we had, was available to my mom and us literally 24/7, and helped us walk through the maze of details in getting mom settled. He has gone above and beyond the call of duty to a degree one rarely sees, and his kindness, efficiency, and professionalism are unparallelled. I am pretty picky about customer service and I don't normally rave about things, but I can't say enough good things about Sanjay and how important his help has been to us. He has actually kind of become our family's hero and I wholeheartedly recommend him.”

Kaye S.

“I want to thank Sanjay and Always Best Care for always going above and beyond to exceed expectations. I live out of state and had an emergency situation with my mother who needed immediate care with no notice. No other provider could rise to the occasion on short notice, but Sanjay was able to fill the need by providing 24 hour care that evening and consistently thereafter while my mother was recovering. He went above and beyond by treating my mother like one of his family, and made constant communication standard operating procedure. He also informed me of services that were beneficial to my mother which were beyond the scope of those offered by his firm. He delivers service with empathy and care that focuses first and always on the person in need and the person's family! I highly recommend Sanjay and Always Best Care for all elder care needs.”

Bob C.

“A neighbor across the street suggested I call "Always Best Care" after my husband fell. They were helpful when I needed hourly care for him at home. When I could not longer keep him at home, they helped me a lot looking for a facility. Sanjay and Cheryl went out of their way to help me. They stood by me through it ALL.”

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“Although I have not had the need, personally, to call ABC for care I don't doubt that that would be my first call should the need arise. I've had the privilege of having Sanjay as both my friend and colleague and so I have a lot of faith in his ability to provide both caring and service through ABC. For me, these are the two ingredients that I would expect and require. Recently, my neighbor was in need and so I recommended ABC and was able to observe how Sanjay responded. Even though he was just starting his business and was not yet able to place his care givers in the home he still spent a lot of time with my neighbor, offering guidance, caring, and comfort to assist them in getting the best care available. And that's just who he is. Fortunately, now he has his license and is fully equipped to provide care.”

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How does In-home Senior Care in Morrisville, NC work?

Home is where the heart is. While that saying can sound a tad cliche, it's especially true for many seniors living in America. When given a choice, older adults most often prefer to grow older at home. An AARP study found that three out of four adults over the age of 50 want to stay in their homes and communities as they age. When you begin to think about why, it makes sense. Home offers a sense of security, comfort, and familiarity.

The truth is, as we age, we begin to rely on others for help. When a family is too busy or lives too far away to fulfill this role, in-home senior care is often the best solution. Home care services allow seniors to enjoy personal independence while also receiving trustworthy assistance from a trained caregiver.

At Always Best Care, we offer a comprehensive range of home care services to help seniors stay healthy while they get the help they need to remain independent. As your senior loved one ages, giving them the gift of senior care is one of the best ways to show your love, even if you live far away.

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Aging in Place: The Preferred Choice for Most Seniors

While it's true that some seniors have complicated medical needs that prevent them from staying at home, aging in place is often the best arrangement for seniors and their families. With a trusted caregiver, seniors have the opportunity to live with a sense of dignity and do so as they see fit.

In-home care makes it possible for millions of seniors to age in place every year. Rather than moving to a unfamiliar assisted living community, seniors have the chance to stay at home where they feel the happiest and most comfortable.

Here are just a few of the reasons why older men and women prefer to age at home:


How much does a senior's home truly mean to them? A study published by the American Society on Aging found that more than half of seniors say their home's emotional value means more than how much their home is worth in monetary value. It stands to reason, that a senior's home is where they want to grow old. With the help of elderly care in Morrisville, NC, seniors don't have to age in a sterilized care facility. Instead, they can age gracefully in the place they want to be most: their home. In contrast, seniors who move to a long-term care facility must adapt to new environments, new people, and new systems that the facility implements. At this stage in life, this kind of drastic change can be more harmful than helpful.

Healthy Living
Healthy Living

Institutional care facilities like nursing homes often put large groups of people together to live in one location. On any given day, dozens of staff members and caregivers run in and out of these facilities. Being around so many new people in a relatively small living environment can be dangerous for a seniors' health and wellbeing. When you consider that thousands of seniors passed away in nursing homes during the COVID-19 pandemic, opting for in-home care is often a safer, healthier choice for seniors. Aging in place has been shown to improve seniors' quality of life, which helps boost physical health and also helps insulate them from viral and bacterial risks found in elderly living facilities.


For many seniors, the ability to live independently with assistance from a caregiver is a priceless option. With in-home care, seniors experience a higher level of independence and freedom - much more so than in other settings like an assisted living community. When a senior has the chance to age in place, they get to live life on their own terms, inside the house that they helped make into a home. More independence means more control over their personal lives, too, which leads to increased levels of fulfillment, happiness, and personal gratification. Over time, these positive feelings can manifest into a healthier, longer life.

Cost and Convenience
Cost and Convenience

More independence, a healthier life, and increased comfort are only a few benefits of aging in place. You have to take into consideration the role of cost and convenience. Simply put, it's usually easier to help seniors age in place than it is to move them into an institutional care facility. In-home care services from Always Best Care, for instance, can be less expensive than long-term solutions, which can cost upwards of six figures per year. To make matters worse, many residential care facilities are reluctant to accept long-term care insurance and other types of payment assistance.

With Always Best Care's home care services, seniors and their families have a greater level of control over their care plans. In-home care in Morrisville, NC gives seniors the chance to form a bond with a trusted caregiver and also receive unmatched care that is catered to their needs. In long-term care facilities, seniors and their loved ones have much less control over their care plan and have less of a say in who provides their care.

Empowers Seniors

Affordable Care Plans

In-home care is a valuable resource that empowers seniors to age in place on their own terms. However, a big concern for many families and their loved ones is how much in-home care costs. If you're worried that in-home care is too expensive, you may be pleasantly surprised to learn that it is one of the most affordable senior care arrangements available.

Typically, hiring an Always Best Care in-home caregiver for a few hours a week is more affordable than sending your loved one to a long-term care facility. This is true even for seniors with more complex care needs.

At Always Best Care, we will work closely with you and your family to develop a Care Plan that not only meets your care needs, but your budget requirements, too. Once we discover the level of care that you or your senior need, we develop an in-home care plan that you can afford.

In addition to our flexible care options, families should also consider the following resources to help offset potential home care costs:

Veteran's Benefits
Veteran's Benefits

Aid and Attendance benefits through military service can cover a portion of the costs associated with in-home care for veterans and their spouses.

Long-Term Care Insurance
Long-Term Care Insurance

Many senior care services like in-home care are included in long-term care insurance options. Research different long-term care solutions to find a plan that provides coverage for senior care.

Private Insurance
Private Insurance

Home care can be included as part of a senior's private insurance plan. Read over your loved one's insurance policy carefully or speak with their insurance provider to determine if in-home care is covered.

Life Insurance
Life Insurance

Depending on the life insurance plan, you may be able to apply your policy toward long-term care. You may be able to use long-term-care coverage to help pay for in-home elderly care.

Respite Care Morrisville, NC

During your Care Plan consultation with Always Best Care, your Care Coordinator will speak with you about in-home care costs and what options there may be to help meet your budget needs.

Compassionate Care. Trusted Caregivers

When you or your senior loved one needs assistance managing daily tasks at home, finding a qualified caregiver can be challenging. It takes a special kind of person to provide reliable care for your senior loved one. However, a caregiver's role involves more than meal preparation and medication reminders. Many seniors rely on their caregivers for companionship, too.

Our companion care services give seniors the chance to socialize in a safe environment and engage in activities at home. These important efforts boost morale and provide much-needed relief from repetitive daily routines. A one-on-one, engaging conversation can sharpen seniors' minds and give them something in which to be excited.

At Always Best Care, we only hire care providers that we would trust to care for our own loved ones. Our senior caregivers in Morrisville,NC understand how important it is to listen and communicate with their seniors. A seemingly small interaction, like a short hug goodbye, can make a major difference in a senior's day. Instead of battling against feelings of isolation, seniors begin to look forward to seeing their caregiver each week.

Understanding the nuances of senior care is just one of the reasons why our care providers are so great at their job.

Unlike some senior care companies, our caregivers must undergo extensive training before they work for Always Best Care. In addition, our caregivers receive ongoing training throughout the year. This training ensures that their standard of care matches up to the high standards we've come to expect. During this training, they will brush up on their communication skills, safety awareness, and symptom spotting. That way, your loved one receives the highest level of non-medical home care from day one.

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Taking the First Step with Always Best Care

The first step in getting quality in-home care starts with a personal consultation with an experienced Care Coordinator. This initial consultation is crucial for our team to learn more about you or your elderly loved one to discover the level of care required. Topics of this consultation typically include:

An assessment of your senior loved one


An in-depth discussion of the needs of your senior loved one to remain in their own home


Reviewing a detailed Care Plan that will meet your senior loved one's needs


Our caregivers are trained to spot changes that clients exhibit, like mental and physical decline. As your trusted senior care company, we will constantly assess and update your Care Plan to meet any new emotional, intellectual, physical, and emotional needs.

If you have never considered in-home care before, we understand that you and your family may have concerns about your Care Plan and its Care Coordinator. To help give you peace of mind, know that every team member and caregiver must undergo comprehensive training before being assigned to a Care Plan.

When you're ready, we encourage you to contact your local Always Best Care representative to set up a Care Consultation. Our Care Coordinators would be happy to meet with you in person to get to know you better, discuss your needs, and help put together a personalized Care Plan specific to your needs.

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Thousands of fans ‘bowl’ into Morrisville for 1st Major League Cricket tournament

Cheers and balls smacking against cricket bats will echo out of Church Street Park until Tuesday for the first-ever Major League Cricket tournament.Morrisville, a cricket hub, was selected as one of...

Cheers and balls smacking against cricket bats will echo out of Church Street Park until Tuesday for the first-ever Major League Cricket tournament.

Morrisville, a cricket hub, was selected as one of the two towns alongside Grand Prairie Stadium in Grand Prairie, Texas, to host the inaugural season’s matches.

The excitement can be felt in the home of every cricket fan in the town, especially those who made it happen.

Thinking about Morrisville becoming an international hub for the sport gives Jana Chellaperumal “goosebumps.”

“This is a dream come true,” he said. “This is a cricket tournament on a different level that the country has never seen yet.”

Chellaperumal is a former president of the Triangle Cricket League, which has about 60 teams and over 3,000 players in the area. The seed to get Major League Cricket and to put Morrisville on the map for the sport was planted about 10 years ago.

The town first hosted Minor League Cricket games in 2021, giving fans a taste of what would come.

“Hundreds of volunteers worked on the ground,” Chellaperumal said. “So, here we are enjoying the fruit.”

The economic impact the Major League Cricket games will have on the town is yet to be determined, said Rose Cornelius, president of the town’s Chamber of Commerce. Still, over 3,000 people from around the country are expected to be in Church Street Park, at 5800 Cricket Pitch Way, for the games between six founding national teams.

After the games were announced in early June, tickets sold fast, with five of the seven games sold out as of Friday morning.

Church Street Park was expanded for the games, getting more cricket pitch lanes, LED-lit practice pitches and nets, athlete seating, and safety nets. Food trucks will line the park, and CBS Sports and ESPN+ will stream the games in Morrisville and Texas, broadcasting them to thousands of fans.

“We’ve gone from being a park to now a world-class cricket facility in eight years, which is amazing,” Town Councilman Steve Rao said.

USA Cricket started eyeing Morrisville years ago to make more investments in areas with a large fan base, Rao said. Nearly half (46%) of the residents in Morrisville are of Southeast Asian descent.

Because of its large fan base, the bat-and-ball game of cricket — involving two teams, a total of 22 players, and a 22-yard field with wickets at each end — has grown in popularity over the years.

Similar to baseball, one team will bat while the other is on the field during the game. The teams switch during the long inning. The batting team will try to score the runs while the bowling team will try to stop them by fielding the ball.

Teams can score up to 200 points in the match, where the game’s object is to score more runs than your opponent in a certain amount of time. To score a run, players need to hit the ball with the cricket bat.

Most young cricketers have only seen their favorite players on TV or social media, but the games in Morrisville have brought the stars to the town.

Top players include Afghanistan T20 captain Rashid Khan, South African internationals Faf du Plessis, Quinton de Kock and David Miller, West Indians Kieron Pollard, Andre Russell, and Dwayne Bravo, and others from England, Australia, Zimbabwe, India and New Zealand.

Russell, a Jamaican cricketer for the Los Angeles Knight Riders, said in an Instagram post he didn’t know “such lovely ground was in North Carolina.”

The cricket field in Morrisville is one of three International Cricket Council-accredited fields in the country, making it eligible for the T20 Cricket World Cup, a goal for Morrisville leaders.

“We’re hoping that the ICC will choose us,” Mayor TJ Cawley said. “That would have 500 million people watching. We’re hoping that this league will continue to expand and in a couple years, it would be wonderful to have one of our own Major League teams.”

The town is home to the Minor League Cricket team, the Morrisville Raptors.

Tickets for the matches on Monday and Tuesday are still available starting at $12, according to the Major League Cricket website.

Friday night, the Seattle Orcas face off against the Texas Super Kings at 5:30 p.m.

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This story was originally published July 21, 2023, 10:49 AM.

‘A real honor:’ N.C.’s longest serving Asian American elected official reflects on legacy

MORRISVILLE, N.C. — One council member in Morrisville is the longest serving Asian American elected official in all of North Carolina. In 2011, Steve Rao became the first Indian-American elected official in Wake County and the Triangle.What You Need To Know “I would say about 47% of our population is South Asian, mostly from the nation of India,” Steve Rao, a Morrisville Town Council member, said.Living and working in the Town of Morrisville, Rao is surrounded by things that remind him...

MORRISVILLE, N.C. — One council member in Morrisville is the longest serving Asian American elected official in all of North Carolina. In 2011, Steve Rao became the first Indian-American elected official in Wake County and the Triangle.

What You Need To Know

“I would say about 47% of our population is South Asian, mostly from the nation of India,” Steve Rao, a Morrisville Town Council member, said.

Living and working in the Town of Morrisville, Rao is surrounded by things that remind him of his Indian roots.

“I can start my day with a South Indian breakfast. I can listen to South Asian radio station, radio Nyra. I can watch Cricket in Church Street Park, and I can end my day with a Bollywood performance at the Hindu Society of North Carolina,” Rao said. “So it's amazing that you can start your day with the influence of India and end your day, right?”

Twelve years ago, he was elected to serve on the Morrisville Town Council, a milestone for him personally, as well as for the community he represents.

“It began for me in 2011, when I became the first Asian Indian-American elected in Wake County,” Rao said. “Breaking down that first door to make sure that others can follow in the public work that I was able to do.”

Rao says holding a leadership position like this is something his parents never experienced when they first immigrated here from India. Now, with a large Indian-American population in Morrisville, he’s a voice for families that remind him of his own.

“My perspective as a son of immigrants, but seeing my own mother and father when they came from India, I kind of see the same young families come, leaving their own countries and not really understanding of culture and not understanding how government works, not understanding and having to learn and get acclimated and assimilate,” Rao said. “When my parents moved to West Virginia in the 1960s, there was just basically a few Indians in the whole city, in Charleston, maybe in the state. And there wasn't as many of the community leaders, the city council. But now in Morrisville, they're just very embracing.”

Rao says when elected officials truly reflect the areas they serve and advocate for diverse resources, their communities are more likely to thrive.

“We can translate some of our services in Hindi. We do have a number of different initiatives in terms of communicating with the different Indian communities, because there's many different states,” Rao said.

As for one of his favorite things about his job, he says it’s knowing that future leaders look at him and believe there’s a place for them in leadership too.

“I think, just making a difference. I'm proud to have been the first Asian [Indian] American elected, but as I've always said, ‘The best thing about being first is to know you're not the last.’ And it's been a real honor,” Rao said.

A new indoor go-kart track is now open in Morrisville


The Triangle has a new indoor go-kart track, with electric carts capable of going up to 40 miles per hour.

Driving the news: RushHour has opened its second indoor track in Morrisville at 1021 Wake Competition Center Lane.

Details: The 50,000-square-foot facility has a 2-story track, which the company claims is the first multilevel track in the state.

Hours: Monday-Thursday, noon to 9pm.

Major League Cricket is coming to Morrisville. How to go to the games this summer.

For the first time in the United States, the Major League Cricket professional franchise is hitting off its inaugural season this summer.And Morrisville is one of the two host destinations for the 1...

For the first time in the United States, the Major League Cricket professional franchise is hitting off its inaugural season this summer.

And Morrisville is one of the two host destinations for the 19 matches.

Major League Cricket announced its schedule of games split between two venues, Grand Prairie Stadium in Grand Prairie, Texas, and Church Street Park in Morrisville.

The league’s first season opens July 13 in Grand Prairie and the championship game is set for July 30. Matches in Morrisville begin July 20.

The new league is comprised of many of the world’s top cricketers competing on six teams, including the Seattle Orcas, MI New York, Washington Freedom, San Francisco Uniforms, Los Angeles Knight Riders and the Texas Super Kings.

Here’s the schedule and where you can get tickets.

In recent years, Morrisville has become a hot spot for cricket, a ball-and-bat game played between two teams of 11 players.

In 2018, the town hosted the first international cricket matches at Church Street Park as part of the ICC Americas Sub Regional T20 World Cup Qualifier. The tournament brought teams from Brazil, Panama, Canada, and across the country.

For the past two years, the town hosted the Minor League Cricket championship games at Church Street Park, also the Morrisville Raptors’ home field.

The town has committed to expanding the park, at 5800 Cricket Pitch Way, including increasing seating capacity to 3,500, additional parking, and new broadcast infrastructure.

Seven of the 19 matches this season will be played at Church Street Park.

The first game is on July 20 between the Washington Freedom and the Los Angeles Knight Riders at 5:30 p.m.

Here’s the full Morrisville schedule:

The league then heads back to Grand Prairie, for two eliminator matches, a challenger match, followed by the championship match on July 30.

More information about Major League Cricket and the players for each team can be found at majorleaguecricket.com.

Tickets for games in Morrisville start at $15, and fans are able to buy tickets to both individual games and a doubleheader.

Priority tickets can be found at majorleaguecricket.com/tickets. Fans can buy tickets for a group of 15 or more, by contacting [email protected] for information on special pricing.

Plans to expand Church Street Park are underway and the work is expected to be completed before the first MLC game on July 20.

Some of the new additions include new grandstand bleachers, safety netting, athlete seating, equipment storage areas, stairs, sidewalks, and other features.

The park hosts several athletic and recreational activities, including tennis and outdoor fitness. There are two picnic shelters with a capacity of 50 people each and concrete chess and checkerboards and cornhole boards.

More information about the park and other events hosted this summer can be found on the town’s website.

This story was originally published June 16, 2023, 12:40 PM.

Major League Cricket sells out another match in Morrisville

MORRISVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — Thousands of fans crowded into Church Street Park in Morrisville Monday evening for another sellout at a Major League Cricket match.The league, in its first season, has had full attendance in all of its games in both Texas and North Carolina.“These are the biggest games that’ll happen out here. 70-80 of the world’s best players in a very, very intimate setting, everyone close together, fans enjoying it. This is a dream come true for us,” said Sameer Mehta, the co-founder ...

MORRISVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — Thousands of fans crowded into Church Street Park in Morrisville Monday evening for another sellout at a Major League Cricket match.

The league, in its first season, has had full attendance in all of its games in both Texas and North Carolina.

“These are the biggest games that’ll happen out here. 70-80 of the world’s best players in a very, very intimate setting, everyone close together, fans enjoying it. This is a dream come true for us,” said Sameer Mehta, the co-founder of MLC.

People from across the country and world are in the Triangle for these matches. One fan held up a sign during Monday’s matchup saying they had come from Canada.

With the stands filled, dozens of fans even gathered outside the park, looking through a fence in hopes of catching even a glimpse of the action.

“Someone who loves the sport, has played the sport for a long time, this is phenomenal,” said Sanjay Pal.

Pal has lived in the Triangle since the 1990s, helping to grow cricket locally since then.

“Actually right next to this is the original field, which is called the Shiloh Cricket Field, which some of us helped build. And then I was fortunate enough to run the cricket league in the area for a couple of years in 2000-2001, and then it’s just taken off since then,” Pal said.

Cricket captures the hearts of many across different corners of the globe. Fans and organizers are hopeful the U.S. and Morrisville won’t be any different.

“This version of cricket we play takes about three to four hours a game, and you will see a lot of families, younger families come together. That’s kind of the next evolution of cricket from the traditional cricket that’s been there for hundreds of years,” said Pal.

“If we had a larger stadium we’d sell that out, if we had a stadium five times the size, we’d sell that out. The community out here is passionate about the sport, and they know a good product when they see one,” Mehta added.

MLC will have its final match in Morrisville Tuesday night before returning to Texas for the remainder of the season.


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