Auty Cup and Summer Festival
Cricket Canada has announced the schedule for the Summer Festival of Cricket, to be played September 3-14 in the Toronto area.
The highlight will be the Auty Cup matches between Canada and USA, the oldest rivalry in international cricket; Bermuda will also send a team to compete against a Canadian High Performance squad.
The Festival starts with Bermuda playing three 50-over matches at Maple Leaf CC against the Canadian High Performance squad September 5, 7 and 8th. The senior Canadian team will warm up with two matches at Iceland/ Malton against a team made up of non-Canadian qualified cricketers who play in the Toronto area on September 5th and 6th.
The Auty Cup will be contested over three 50 over matches at the Iceland ground in Mississauga, September 12, 13 and 14th.
The full schedule is:-
05-Sep Bermuda v Canada HP MLCC
Canada XI v Overseas players Iceland/Malton
06-Sep Canada XI v Overseas players Iceland/Malton
07-Sep Bermuda v Canada HP MLCC/Mavis
08-Sep Bermuda v Canada HP MLCC/Mavis
12 Sep Canada v USA – Auty Cup Iceland/Malton
13 Sep Canada v USA – Auty Cup Iceland/Malton
14 Sep Canada v USA – Auty Cup Iceland/Malton