BC Cricket Championship is a newly announced T20 cricket league which is set to be held in Canada on August of 2020. The league will have their maiden season and only Canadian players will take part in the league in the first version. All experienced and new talented domestic players will play together for their franchise. Five team names are announced for the championship. They will compete against each other in the championship to win the maiden season title.
The BC Championship will be very helpful for youngsters and will also help youngsters to play better to improve their games and level of Canadian cricket. It is a golden opportunity for all new young domestic players to learn from experienced players of their national team. The format of the tournament is single round-robin and the tournament is from 7th Aug to 13th Aug basically within 7 days we will get the results of the championship.
Each team will have 1 match against all other teams in league stage and then top 4 teams on point table will qualify for knockout matches. The final will be held on 13th August night. The winner will get cash prize of 25,000 Canadian Dollars and trophy of BC Championship. Five teams will take part in this BC Championship in their maiden season. The teams are Victoria Waves, BC Champions, Kings 11 Kelowna, Surrey Shines and Vancouver Vibes.
The main aim of the championship is to develop the image of cricket by Canadian Cricket Board amongst Canadian youngsters. It is very important for senior players to perform for their team as the franchise will have lot of expectations from their big name players. The championship will be a real test for young domestic players to show their talent and impress the franchise. All the matches of the championship will be telecasted live on sports channel. The BC Championship also has their scoring partners who will circulate the statistics and record of each match on internet. The Scoring partners for this tournament will be ESPN cricinfo, Sportskeeda etc. They only have one venue for all the matches, which is Meadowbrook Park, Canada.
Each team has good and balanced squad with a combination of some Canadian international level experienced players and new talented youngster players. Amandip Singh, Arashdeep Singh, and Gurkirat Singh, are the most important and valuable and experienced players who all have ability to win the match for their team. Kings 11 Kelowna also has balanced team with players such as Ambrish Kalia and Gurmandip Singh in their side. Victoria Waves showed trust in their domestic young players and has Satvir Singh, Gurjit Singh and Ajmer Hundal. Surrey Shines also has good talented cricketers and is a very good promising side for the championship. The 5th team Vancouver Vibes has got Baltej Singh, Davinder Singh and many more good cricketers. They have best bowling attack in the championship. It will be interesting to see teams competing against each other for the very first time. The BC Championship will be important for Canadian Cricket Board to boost cricket in Canada.