Memories of Nezam Hafiz alive, well

Guyanese cricketer lost on 9/11 remembered for enduring commitment to game

Updated: September 27, 2012, 1:01 AM ET
By Peter Della Penna | For ESPN.com

Liberty Avenue in the Richmond Hill neighborhood of Queens is the heart of the Guyanese immigrant community in New York. Seemingly every 100 feet is another roti shop or restaurant serving goat curry and oxtail.

Just a few blocks away in South Ozone Park, in a residential area sandwiched between Aqueduct Racetrack and JFK International Airport, sits a white brick house with a salmon-colored porch. Over the entrance hangs a sign in gold lettering: "Nezam Hafiz Villa."

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