Cricket Canada is pleased announce the squad for the West Indies Super50 Cup. This development squad will be captained by Kanwarpal Tathgur (pictured) and coached by Amrinder Bhinder . The team is a balance between young Canadian players and over 23 players that have not been in the national system.
Nitish Kumar has kindly agreed to participate as a player mentor and will provide on and off ground mentoring support to young athletes. A number of athletes are unavailable for personal reasons.
Canada is in Group A of the West Indies Super50 Cup and will play a double round robin series of matches in St Kitts against Barbados, Combined Campuses and Colleges, Leeward Islands and Jamaica. The tournament begins on November 6, 2019 the Leeward Islands play Combined Campuses and Colleges at Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts. Canada’s first game is against the Leeward Islands at Warner Park on November 8.
Canada’s Group A Matches
November 8 Canada v Leeward Islands, Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
November 11 Canada v Barbados, Conaree Sports Cmoplex
November 14 Canada v Combined Campuses and Colleges, Conaree Sports Complex
November 16 Canada v Jamaica, Warner Park
November 18 Canada v Jamaica, Conaree Sports Complex
November 21 Canada v Leeward Islands, Warner Park
November 23 Canada v Barbados, Warner Park
November 25 Canada v Combined Campuses and Colleges, Conaree Sports Complex
The National T20 is underway at Maple Leaf CC, King City. Sixty of Canada's best cricketers are in attendance, split into four teams, each containing a mix of national team players and cricketers selected for the high performance squad based on their performances in the regional T20 competitions. The tournament gives selectors an opportunity to evaluate players in match situations against top-quality opposition.
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