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by timmyj51
Mon Aug 19, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: WT20 Qualifier
Replies: 9
Views: 82

Re: WT20 Qualifier

Not really a big game against USA. Beat CI and Bermuda twice and they're through. Of course, weather can upset those plans. Surely, they should make up abandoned games on days off! With two teams qualifying should be a walkover for ICC International XI...Oops! I mean "Team USA" ;) ;) ...and Canada....
by timmyj51
Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Cricket in the 2028 Olympics (Los Angeles)?
Replies: 7
Views: 82

Re: Cricket in the 2028 Olympics (Los Angeles)?

The host country team AUTOMATICALLY gets in. Before anything, gotta persuade organizers to even let cricket
into their games (host organizers have a lot of discretion here). If they don't want it, NO cricket for anyone! :oops:
by timmyj51
Tue Aug 13, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Cricket in the 2028 Olympics (Los Angeles)?
Replies: 7
Views: 82

Re: Cricket in the 2028 Olympics (Los Angeles)?

Who cares about the yanks..let them play baseball.. :D Boston vs New York 'World Championship game' :D :D
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No Yanks on board, no cricket in LA Olympics..PERIOD! ;)
by timmyj51
Mon Aug 12, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Cricket in the 2028 Olympics (Los Angeles)?
Replies: 7
Views: 82

Re: Cricket in the 2028 Olympics (Los Angeles)?

We'll see. Rugby just finished its first Olympic games and I don't think it got much of a bounce, at least not here in the states. Long, challenging, road to get a game into the Olympics. Above all, ICC going to have to sell it to the LA organizers and they've shown no ability whatsoever to sell the...
by timmyj51
Sat Aug 10, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: A must read for CC admins
Replies: 1
Views: 29

Re: A must read for CC admins

Melville's been an American involved with cricket on many levels; as a promoter, historian (hes the author of the book The Tented Field: A History of Cricket in America) .The articles he periodically contribute to Dreamcricket express some of the more insiteful comments on the game in North America....
by timmyj51
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Global T20 Canada 2019
Replies: 84
Views: 10743

Re: Global T20 Canada 2019

Just bring two mainstream (non cricket) Canadians with you to the next match, mautan...if you have
two mainstream Canadian friends.
by timmyj51
Wed Aug 07, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Global T20 on verge of collapse?
Replies: 0
Views: 41

Global T20 on verge of collapse?

Peter Della Penna Cricinfo article exposing the "league's" dirty little secrets. Not only players this year
unpaid but those from last year. Rogers Centre deja vu????? :evil: :evil: :evil:
by timmyj51
Tue Aug 06, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Global T20 Canada 2019
Replies: 84
Views: 10743

Re: Global T20 Canada 2019

"50 mainstream Canucks in 50 years"? Maybe with Saini and his gang.
Timmyj wouldn't allow any ex-pat to attend any match unless they
bring two mainstream Canucks with them...you DO have two
mainstream Canuck friends, don't you, mautan. :? :?
by timmyj51
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Global T20 Canada 2019
Replies: 84
Views: 10743

Re: Global T20 Canada 2019

That's the spirit! Maybe CC should adopt as its motto one of these:

Talk tall; think small. 8-)
Think small! Let me show you how! 8-)
Don't blame me! I only think small! 8-)
by timmyj51
Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Cricket in Canada- general
Topic: Global T20 Canada 2019
Replies: 84
Views: 10743

Re: Global T20 Canada 2019

By all means "enjoy" your time at Brampton...with the other 2000. Keep
thinking small...just what the game needs.