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by ray
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Canadian Women's cricket
Replies: 18
Views: 10112

Re: Canadian Women's cricket

Durriya Shabbir appointed as Women’s Coordinator:
https://cricketcanada.org/news-single?nid=130

We'll see whether having a person specifically designated to the women's game makes a difference.
by ray
Wed Aug 26, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Canadian overseas pros
Replies: 7
Views: 3483

Re: Canadian overseas pros

USA's Minor League Cricket (starting 2021) has attracted at least a couple of Canadian national team members: https://www.cricbuzz.com/cricket-news/113912/minor-league-cricket-first-round-draft-attracts-21-internationals The squad announcement revealed players with previous international experience ...
by ray
Tue Aug 25, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Canada @ 2020 Challenge League A (2nd round)
Replies: 15
Views: 9026

Re: Canada @ 2020 Challenge League A (2nd round)

To no one's surprise, the 2nd round of the Challenge League A is postponed for a 2nd time: https://www.icc-cricket.com/media-releases/1775687 It is looking likely that Canada will play no international cricket in 2020. A re-scheduled Ch. League A prior to say June next year would leave Canada with o...
by ray
Sat Aug 22, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Canadians in CPL draft
Replies: 7
Views: 2696

Re: Canadians in CPL draft

Bin Zafar bowls a single over for 21 against the St. Kitts & Nevis. Kirton dropped from Jamaica after a 2nd failure.
by ray
Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: 2020 domestic cricket
Replies: 8
Views: 3602

Re: 2020 domestic cricket

"BC Cricket Championship" on the CricInfo scoreboard.
https://www.espncricinfo.com/series/198 ... nship-2020

Content must be very sparse at CI ! :lol:

Run with it, BC. Enjoy your moment.
by ray
Mon Aug 03, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Global T20 Canada 2020
Replies: 12
Views: 6270

Re: Global T20 Canada 2020

GT20 Canada makes the list of tournaments flagged by the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations for pay issues: https://www.espncricinfo.com/story/_/id/29586589/fica-finds-players-pay-issues-six-t20-leagues-including-bpl Global T20 Canada Bangladesh Premier League Abu Dhabi T10 Qatar T...
by ray
Fri Jul 10, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Cricket Canada AGM
Replies: 22
Views: 8526

Re: Cricket Canada AGM

Congratulations to the new CC Vice President. All the best to him. ;)
https://cricketcanada.org/news-single?nid=122
This adds more more credence to the transparency promised by the new board.
by ray
Fri Jul 10, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Meanwhile in Alberta
Replies: 5
Views: 5042

Re: Meanwhile in Alberta

In this interview with the newly elected board, one new member expressed the need to resolve disputes and stop wasting money on them. https://www.facebook.com/SportsTrendsCanada/videos/292268998591000/ (~37:00) Seems like a clear reference to Alberta. Hopefully, this issue is concluded swiftly to th...
by ray
Tue Jul 07, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Canadians in CPL draft
Replies: 7
Views: 2696

Re: Canadians in CPL draft

Pleased for bin Zafar.

Nick Kirton, the Canadian-qualified Barbadian, appears to be on the Jamaica Tallawahs squad. Another shot at professionalism for the inconsistent young man.
by ray
Wed Jul 01, 2020 4:02 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Interviews of CC Board, Players, etc.
Replies: 29
Views: 12596

Re: Interviews of CC Board, Players, etc.

First two paragraphs of new President's letter to Wickets magazine: I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the stakeholders who have put their faith in me to lead this prestigious organization . I assure the Canadian cricketing fraternity that maintaining the integrity of this office and...