Canada wins practice match in Pretoria

Canada took on a Northerns Academy team in their first practice match in Pretoria today. They made 250/9 from their 50 overs, led by 79 in 68 balls (six fours and a six) from Srimantha Wijeyeratne. They bowled out the opposition for 163, Cecil Pervez leading the way with three...

Under 19 team returns home

The Under 19 team returns home this week after a very successful tournament, where they placed 12th out of 16, the highest placement by an associate nation, nearly matching Canada’s best ever ranking of 11th in 2010. Cricket Canada congratulates the team, the coaching staff and management on representing cricket...

Senior team trains in Pretoria

The Canadian team is now in South Africa, and working hard to prepare for the WCL Divison 2 tournament. They have excellent training facilities in Pretoria with high quality turf pitches in the nets, and ideal weather. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

ICC Preview of WCL Division 2

There is all to play for in Namibia next month as the top two teams from ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Division 2 will qualify for the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 and will be just one-step away from England and Wales 2019. Canada captain Nitish Kumar said: “We...

U19s finish off World Cup with loss to Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe 272/8 (Madhevere 93, Myers 46) beat Canada 134 (Gill 60; Madhevere 4/24) by 138 runs Wesley Madhevere missed out on a hundred against Canada by seven runs, but set his team up to make a strong total of 272/8 on a tricky pitch, before taking four wickets to ensure...

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....

Under 19s lose to West Indies in Plate Semi-Final

West Indies 323/8 (Simmons 166, Athanaze 87; Gill 4/54) beat Canada 136 (Naress 61) by 187 runs A superb 166 from Keagan Simmons drove West Indies well past 300 in the first innings of their Plate Semi-Final against Canada, before an excellent team bowling performance ensured the North American side...

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...

Canada U19s lose to England

ICC report: England thrash Canada, break records on back of Banks, Jacks hundreds England 383/7 (Banks 120, Jacks 102, Davies 57; Jamkhandi 3/68, Pretorius 3/69) beat Canada 101 (Sisodiya 3/23) by 282 runs A superb team batting effort from England, led by hundreds from Will Jacks and Liam Banks, led...