R Silva for the Nation
” played for Canada from 1983 to 2006. A lot of Sri Lankan club cricketers and players from the West Indies come here to play. I observe that the West Indians particularly are not involved in the game very seriously here. During the late 80s, Canada had very good team.
This is a very large country and getting a team together is also very tough. There is lack of Test facilities as well. Those factors hindered Canada reaching the Test level. ”