Category: national team

U19s beat Papua New Guinea

Canada 265/8 (Gill 120) beat Papua New Guinea 185 (Atai 81; Pathmanathan 3/23, Jamkhandi 3/42) by 80 runs A superb century from Akash Gill helped Canada recover from 82/4 to post 265/8 – their highest ICC U19 CWC total – in their Plate Quarter-Final against Papua New Guinea before their...

U19s open World Cup with fighting loss against Bangladesh

Some disciplined bowling and batting in tricky conditions allowed Bangladesh to cruise home against a stubborn opposition. At the halfway stage, having restricted Bangladesh to 264/8, Canada appeared well in the game, a fact they acknowledged with passionate celebrations at the fall of each Bangladesh wicket, but they were left...

Canadian squad for World Cricket League Division 2 tournament

Canadian squad for World Cricket League Division 2 tournament

Cricket Canada is pleased to announce the squad selected for the upcoming World Cricket League Division 2 tournament (to be held in Namibia, 8-15 February 2018). The team will depart for South Africa on January 24-25 to prepare for the tournament. First Name Surname Designation Primary Seconday Nitish Kumar (captain) Batsman...

Canada U19s lose close match to Kenya U19s

Canada U19s lose close match to Kenya U19s

The Canadian U19 team lost narrowly to the Kenyan U19 team on Saturday in Sydney. The young Kenyans also are heading to the World Cup, and, like Canada, have been practicing in Australia before flying to New Zealand.  Canada made 208 in 49.3 overs, and the Kenyans passed the total...

Under 19s leave for World Cup

The Canadian U19 squad leave for Australia this evening (30th December) for a week of warm weather practice (with practice matches on January 3,4 and 6) before flying to Christchurch, New Zealand on 7th January. The team plays warm-up matches against Kenya (January 9) and Ireland (January 11). Their opening...

Canada plays final Barbados match

The senior men’s team finished up up their Barbados tour with a final 50-over match against the University of West Indies Selects. Canada, batting first, made 201, led by 77 from Adhihetty. In reply UWI overtook the Canadian total with two wickets and 2 overs to spare, steered home by...

Canadian XI plays UWI in 3rd match

After two comfortable wins the Canadian senior squad lost their third match against a University of West Indies Select XI today in Barbados. Canada bowled first and  UWI put up a good total of 239/3 in 47 overs (overs were reduced after a brief break due to rain). UWI were...