Nitish Kumar has been tapped to lead Canada into the 2014 Under-19 Cricket World Cup in UAE. The Tournament which runs through February will be Canada's fourth visit to the tournament having previously played in 2002, 2004, and 2010. Future Canadian internationals Ashish Bagai, Umar Bhatti, Karun Jethi, Trevin Bastiampillai, Shaheed Keshvani, Durand Soraine, Bilal Qazi, Hiral Patel, Parth Desai, Ruvindu Gunasekera, Hamza Tariq, Nitish Kumar, Usman Limbada and Rustam Bhatti all have played in this tournament.
This year's squad feature's two players participating in the 2014 World Cup Qualifiers in New Zealand, as Nikhil Dutta joins Nitish Kumar on both the senior and juinior squads.
The team is coached by former Canadian captain and one of the all time greats, Ingleton Liburd.
Nitish Kumar – Captain (Ontario)
Arman Kapoor – Vice Captain (Ontario)
Sudeepta Aurka (Alberta)
Gurkaran Dhillon (British Columbia)
Nikhil Dutta (Ontario)
Amanpal Gillar (British Columbia)
Stephan Joseph (Ontario)
Anikit Joshi (Ontario)
Abraash Khan (Ontario)
Farhan Malik (Alberta)
Trevor Manoosingh (Manitoba)
Stephan Rajasingham (Ontario)
Yug Rao (Ontario)
Talha Sheikh (Ontario)
Keenen Tinto (Ontario)
Jogpal Dilgir (British Columbia)
Vidura Ratnayke (Ontario)
Vasu Shah (Manitoba)
Head Coach – Ingleton Liburd