'I kept getting dropped from the ODI side because of my Test performances' - Mohammad Sami
'I kept getting dropped from the ODI side because of my Test performances' - Mohammad Sami

Over a dozen comebacks into a stop-start career that never delivered on his early promise, Mohammad Sami looks back

'No future for Canada until the system improves'
'No future for Canada until the system improves'

Canada captain Rizwan Cheema talks about how the lack of professionalism from the board and the players is hurting the game in the country

Uncertain times as Canada looks to move on
Uncertain times as Canada looks to move on

Reeling after the loss of ODI status, and with no prospect of big-stage international cricket to come, Canada is looking to get its administrative house in order

Canada's Man Friday bids adieu
Canada's Man Friday bids adieu

Leading a hodgepodge side, keeping wickets, and scoring runs - Ashish Bagai was the glue that held the team together

A bewildering mess of a performance
A bewildering mess of a performance

Canada had the right team and the right preparation ahead of the World Twenty20 Qualifiers. But nothing went right for them in the tournament

'This is the best result in history for a UAE team'
'This is the best result in history for a UAE team'

UAE batsman Shaiman Anwar looks back at the successful tour of Canada and talks about the game in his country

''Hitting sixes is never a problem for me'
''Hitting sixes is never a problem for me'

Canada captain Rizwan Cheema talks about his side's recent performances, his role in the team, and plans for the near future

Canada looks to come in from the cold
Canada looks to come in from the cold

The national team is in tatters right now and the board still isn't efficiently run, but the new president is hoping things are going to change

'Each time I went to play, I gave myself the best chance'
'Each time I went to play, I gave myself the best chance'

Grant Flower was there for Zimbabwe's first Test, back in 1992, and their first win, two years later

'I  didn't grow up wanting to play cricket'
'I didn't grow up wanting to play cricket'

Jacob Oram on not having any cricket heroes, and which Chris Martin he'd rather bat with

Happy in Harare
Happy in Harare

First hundreds of different kinds, and more

'Wake me when it's time to bowl'
'Wake me when it's time to bowl'

The 41-year-old legspinner is still fascinated by his craft and knows he can still get the job done. As long as he doesn't actually have to watch too much cricket

Fans' enthusiasm shields Canada T20 farce
Fans' enthusiasm shields Canada T20 farce

A T20 friendly between an International XI and Asia XI in Toronto's Rogers Centre was hit by poor organisation. The saving grace, though, was that the loyal fans were just happy to be there

'Even those who don't understand cricket pray for our success'
'Even those who don't understand cricket pray for our success'

Afghanistan's captain is happy to be back in charge and leading the team to one- and four-day wins in Canada

'I'm fed up with the attitude of the senior players'
'I'm fed up with the attitude of the senior players'

Why does Pakistan cricket go off the rails as often as it does? Wasim Akram thinks it's not just the administration that's at fault

Canada cricket takes two steps back
Canada cricket takes two steps back

Ashish Bagai has resigned the captaincy, and now a new faction has plans to supplant the board

What next for Canada?
What next for Canada?

Now that they won't get to play the next World Cup, what direction will their development take? And will they continue to receive funding from the ICC?

Young Canada bank on experienced hands
Young Canada bank on experienced hands

ESPNcricinfo previews Canada's chances in the 2011 World Cup

Will Canada's best team make it to the World Cup?
Will Canada's best team make it to the World Cup?

The board has chosen to leave some veterans out of the side for reasons best known to them, thereby hurting the side's chances

Davison's 'withdrawal' undermines Canada's WC plans
Davison's 'withdrawal' undermines Canada's WC plans

Opener John Davision has withdrawn from Canada's preliminary squad for the World Cup over the lack of communication about the exclusion of two key players from the tournament