The Edison Cricket Club was founded in 2001, and is one of the most reputed club in New Jersey, USA. The mission of ECC is to promote the game of cricket within the central New Jersey area and to provide a competitive environment for individuals to develop and improve their game. The club pursues this mission by organizing games and tournaments, participating in state and national competitions and educating the general public as to the sport. By creating this organization, EEC fosters cricket competition and enhances the surrounding community by enabling individuals who share the love for the game to come together and compete against one another.
The objectives of ECC include:
1 Promote, encourage and develop interest for the game of cricket within the Central New Jersey region;
2 Organize games and tournaments and participate in competitions at local, state and national levels;
3 Ensure that all games are conducted with the laws of cricket and the traditions and spirit of the game;
4 Outreach to the general public, as well as other organizations that promote cricket, to develop the game;
5 Educate the general public by distributing information about the sport;
6 Foster the development of youth cricket;
7 Work with reputable professionals to create cricket development programs
8 Liaise with local and state officials on matters pertaining to development of cricket for the club.
9 Finance development programs by contracting and working with reputable professional
Currently Edison Cricket Club have four different squads, namely ECC T20, ECC-CLNJ, ECC-NJSBCL, ECC-MCL. Mr. Shivprasad Parab is a Captain of ECC(MCL), Mr. Sriram Srinivasan is a Captain of ECC (CLNJ) and Mr.Srinivas Nathani is a Captain - ECC NJSBCL Team.
Mr. Sunil Gavaskar (Indian Test Cricketer) and Mr. Balwinder Sandhu (Indian Test Cricketer) are in Hall of Fame of Edison Cricket Club.