Category: tours and events

Canada leaves for Division 2 tournament

The Canadian senior men’s team leaves tonight for South Africa to start preparations for the Division 2 qualifier in Namibia. They will play practice matches against the University of Pretoria as part of the build-up before traveling to Namibia. They open the tournament on the 8th of February against Oman....

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...

U19s prepare for World Cup opener against Bangladesh

On Sunday the Canadian U19 team trained in perfect weather in preparation for their opening match of the tournament against a strong Bangladesh team on Monday. Bangladesh beat Namibia comfortably in their opener and will be a real test for the young Canadians. The ICC have provided a preview featuring...

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...

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...