Category: national team

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...

Canada play second practice match

Canada is playing a UWI Select XI again in Barbados today, after a comfortable victory in their first match. Canada made 292/5 from their 50 overs, thanks to 123 from 85 balls (with 10 sixes) from Hamza Tariq, who joined the squad today. Bhavindu Adhihetty contributed 90 to a 185...

Canada play UWI in warm-up tour

The Canadian Senior team is in Barbados for a week of training and games in preparation for the upcoming WCL Division 2 tournament. In their opening match against a University of West Indies XI, a strong bowling performance dismissed the University XI for 84, with two wickets each for Satsimranjit...

Canada level Auty Cup series

Canada evened up the Auty Cup series against the USA with a 5 wicket win. A 92 run partnership between Saad Bin Zafar and Pathirana took Canada to victory after losing 4 wickets in 4 balls. Canada won the toss and putting the USA in to bat bowled them out...

Canada lose first match of Auty Cup

Canada lost the opening match of the best of three Auty Cup series today. They were bowled out for a sub-par 141, and the USA overtook their total for the loss of five wickets with 10 overs to spare. Canada lost the toss and were put in to bat. Wijeyratne...

Auty Cup squad

Cricket Canada has announced the squad to represent Canada in the upcoming Auty Cup series – the matches between Canada and USA continue the oldest rivalry in international cricket.The Auty Cup will be contested over three 50 over matches at the Maple Leaf CC grounds, King City, September 12, 13...

High Performance XI plays Bermuda

Bermuda are in Canada to play a series of matches against a Canadain High Performance XI. September 5 saw Bermuda beat the HP XI by 2 runs on a revised D/L target. The match was reduced to 32 overs/ side, and Bermuda made 197/6, Rishiv Joshi taking three wickets. The...

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...