NEWSWIRE

CANADA VS. SRI LANKA 'A'

CANADA DROPS TWO STRAIGHT
CC STAFF
March 1, 2012

Canada's tour of Sri Lanka has continued with successive losses to Sri Lanka 'A'. 

In MATCH 1 on Wednesday, Canada let Sri Lanka off the hook early with some critical mistakes and allowed the hosts to get to a imposing total of 208 from 20 overs. In reply Canada were 160-8 led by Jimmy Hansra's 46* and a usefull flury from Harvir Baidwan 30.

In MATCH 2 on Thursday's Sri Lanka 'A' again amassed 208.  Canada replied all out for 117. 

Canadian Bowling Figures:

Henry Osinde 3-40-1, Harvir Baidwan 3-30-0, Junaid Siddiqui 4-25-0, Zahid Hussain 2-41-0, Jimmy Hansra 4-19-2, Hiral Patel 2-24-1, Manny Aulakh 2-23-1
 
Noteable Canadian Batting: Hiral Patel 46, Rustam Bhatti 32
Noteable SL 'A' Batting: Mubarak 82, Kapugadera 32, Angelo Perera 20, Vitiangage 25
 
Squads: Canada : Henry Osinde (Capt), Rustam Bhatti (WK), Hiral Patel, Harvir Baidwan, Nitish Kumar, Tyson Gordon, Junaid Siddqui, Zahid Hussain, Jimmy Hansra, Manny Aulakh, Ruvindu Gunasakera SL 'A' : Mubarak, Serasingha, Kapugedara, Pathirana, Kithruwan, Angelo, Sameera, Shalika, Isuru, Jeffery, Dinesh