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New, Exciting, National High Performance League To Be Launched

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Ottawa – Cricket Canada has announced plans for the launching of a new and exciting National High Performance League. The High Performance League’s Preliminary Rounds will be played simultaneously in three Cricket Canada Member Provinces: Alberta, British Columbia and Ontario which will provide first year, pilot teams. Alberta and British Columbia’s matches will be played between two teams. Ontario will …

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Daniel Vettori named assistant Australia cricket coach

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SYDNEY: Former New Zealand captain, Daniel Vettori has been named as an assistant to Australian cricket coach Andrew McDonald. McDonald said all-rounder Vettori’s knowledge and experience in the game is an asset. Vettori played 113 Tests and 295 ODIs for New Zealand and worked alongside McDonald with Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League. He will continue as head …

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Singapore appoints Pakistani cricketer Salman Butt as coach

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SINGAPORE: Former Pakistan Test captain and left-handed batsman, Salman Butt, 37, banned after spot-fixing scandal, has been appointed as coach of Singapore’s national team, cricket officials said. The Singapore Cricket Association (SCA) said Butt will serve as consultant coach and bring a “wealth of experience” to the side. His first challenge will be the T20 World Cup qualifiers in Zimbabwe …

Man City clinches 6th Premier League title

Man City clinches 6th Premier League title

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MANCHESTER (AP) Manchester City scored three goals in five minutes to turn around a tense and dramatic season finale and clinch a sixth Premier League title in 11 seasons, rallying to beat Aston Villa 3-2 and hold off Liverpool’s challenge yesterday. After starting the day in first place, City was at risk of a historic choke when it conceded twice …

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Opening outdoor splash and spray pads

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Toronto – This weekend, the City of Toronto is opening outdoor splash and spray pads for the summer. From Saturday, May 21 until Sunday, September 18 splash and spray pads will operate daily from 9am to 8:30pm. More information, including locations and maintenance closures are available on the City’s Splash and Spray Pads webpage. Splash and spray pads are unsupervised …

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Preissac residents to benefit from cultural, sports activities 

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Preissac – Shared public spaces are at the heart of communities across Canada. They draw in residents and visitors alike, supporting local businesses and jobs. In so many places across the country, these spaces have seen a significant reduction in use as Canadians took precautions to stay safe from COVID-19. Pascale St-Onge, Minister of Sport and Minister responsible for CED, is announcing …

Accessible Sports Week in Brampton

Brampton recognizes Accessible Sports Week from May 29-June 4

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BRAMPTON – The City of Brampton’s Recreation division, in collaboration with the City’s Accessibility team, will host Accessible Sports Week in Brampton from May 29 to June 4, during National Accessibility Week. Accessible Sports Week in Brampton will showcase a range of adapted sports and City facilities, programs and services. The City strives to remove barriers to participation year-round, and …

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Toronto releases summer recreation program list

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Toronto – City of Toronto summer recreation program listings are available to view online to help residents prepare for registration next month. Registration for the City’s summer recreation programs at all locations across the city starts at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, June 7.  These programs begin the week of Monday, July 4. This summer, more than 6,500 registered courses with …

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Peshawar Zalmi’s Javed Afridi offers sponsorship to Sri Lankan Cricket

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Peshawar – Peshawar Zalmi’s owner Javed Afridi has extended a sponsorship offer to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) in a goodwill gesture amid economic crisis in that country. He twitted: “The people of Sri Lanka love cricket as dearly as we Pakistanis do but the current not so good situation must’ve hurt Lankans cricket fans. So I extend my full support …