Canada to tour West Indies ahead of U19 CWC

Thu, Dec 10, 2009 5:44 PM


Canada to tour West Indies ahead of U19 CWC
Canada U19s will travel to St. Kitts later this month to take on West Indies U19s and St. Kitts U23s in warm-up matches and also attend a training camp ahead of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup in New Zealand in January 2010.

Cricket Operation Officer, Ingleton Liburd, said on Cricket Canada website: "We have a very close relationship with the West Indies Cricket Board and are very happy that we were able to organize these matches. A Full Member opposition will be great practice for our boys ahead of the tournament."

The side led by captain, Rustum Bhatti, will then depart for a training camp in Auckland in January before heading to Christchurch for the warm-up matches and the start of the tournament.

Canada has been placed in Group C of the tournament along with hosts New Zealand, Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe.

The full squad is as given below:

Rustam Bhatti (captain)
Maninder Aulakh
Sudeepta Aurka
Parth Desai
Darius D'Souza
Kyle Edgehill
Ruvindu Gunasekara
Hardik Kotak
Nitish Kumar
Usman Limbada
Zain Mahmood
Asif Manjra
Salman Nazar
Axay Patel
Riyazkhan Pathan
Hiral Patel
Arsalan Qadir
Jobanjot Sidhu
Harpreet Singh
Hamza Tariq

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