Team Canada’s Squad to participate in the Dubai hosted ICC MEN’S T20 WC QUALIFIER from October 11 – November 2, 2019 has been announced. Team Canada will be captained by Navneet Dhaliwal and coached by Interim Head Coach Ingleton Liburd.

Team: Canada’s Squad is as follows:

 

Name  Playing Role Province
1 Navneet Dhaliwal - Captain RHB/RMF Ontario
2 Abraash Khan RHB/RMF Ontario
3 Dilon Heyliger RMF/RHB Ontario
4 Hamza Tariq WK/BAT Alberta
5 Jeremy Gordon RMF Ontario
6 Junaid Siddiqui RLG Ontario
7 Nicholas Kirton LHB/ROS Ontario
8 Nikhil Dutta ROS/RHB Ontario
9 Nitish Kumar RHB/ROS Ontario
10 Ravinderpal Singh RHB British Columbia
11 Rizwan Cheema RHB Ontario
12 Rodrigo Thomas LHB Ontario
13 Romesh Eranga LMF Alberta
14 Saad Zafar LOS/LHB Ontario
15 Srimantha Wijeyeratne WK/BAT Ontario

Management Staff

Mike Sharma – Manager

Ingleton Liburd – Head Coach

Team Canada will play its Preliminary Round matches in the Tournament’s Group B against Jersey, Nigeria, Ireland. Hong Kong, Oman and the hosts United Arab Emirates. Group A’s matches will involve the representative teams of Papua New Guinea. Netherlands. Singapore, Scotland, Kenya. Bermuda and Namibia. The Tournament’s top six teams will qualify for next year’s ICC T20 World Cup in Australia.

Canada’s Preliminary Round matches will be on October 20 vs Jersey, October 21 vs Nigeria; October 23 vs Ireland; October 24 vs Hong Kong; October 25 vs Oman and on October 27 vs United Arab Emirates.