2000 Americas Cricket Cup

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2000 Americas Cricket Cup
Administrator(s) ICC Americas
Cricket format 50 overs
Tournament format(s) Round-robin
Host(s)  Canada
Champions  Canada (1st title)
Participants 5
Matches played 10
Player of the series Canada Joseph Harris
2002

The 2000 Americas Cricket Cup was an international cricket tournament held in Canada between 7 and 12 August 2000. It was the inaugural edition of what is now the ICC Americas Championship.

The tournament was contested by the five associate members of the International Cricket Council (ICC) located in the ICC Americas development region – Argentina, Bermuda, Canada, the Cayman Islands, and the United States.[1] It was played as a round-robin, with each participant playing the other once. The home team, Canada, won all four of its matches, with Bermuda runner-up.[2] Canada's captain, Joseph Harris, was the player of the tournament.[1]

Teams and squads[edit]

 Argentina  Bermuda  Canada  Cayman Islands  United States

Points table[edit]

Team Pld W L T Pts NRR
 Canada 4 4 0 0 8 +1.426
 Bermuda 4 3 1 0 6 +1.409
 United States 4 2 2 0 4 –0.424
 Cayman Islands 4 1 3 0 2 –0.535
 Argentina 4 0 4 0 0 –1.946

Fixtures[edit]

7 August
Scorecard
Bermuda 
346/8 (50 overs)
v
 Argentina
153/9 (49 overs)

7 August
Scorecard
Cayman Islands 
137 (43.5 overs)
v
 United States
138/9 (40 overs)
United States won by 1 wicket
Maple Leaf Cricket Club, King City, Ontario

8 August
Scorecard
Cayman Islands 
206/9 (50 overs)
v
 Argentina
78/4 (26 overs)
Cayman Islands won by 30 runs (D/L)
Maple Leaf Cricket Club, King City, Ontario

8 August
Scorecard
Canada 
251/8 (50 overs)
v
 United States
71/5 (27.1 overs)

10 August
Scorecard
Argentina 
158/9 (50 overs)
v
 Canada
160/5 (38 overs)

10 August
Scorecard
Bermuda 
105 (34.3 overs)
v
 Cayman Islands
73 (38.3 overs)

11 August
Scorecard
Bermuda 
232 (47.5 overs)
v
 United States
149 (45.1 overs)
Bermuda won by 83 runs
G. Ross Lord Park, Toronto, Ontario

11 August
Scorecard
Canada 
112 (25.3 overs)
v
 Cayman Islands
62 (20.5 overs)
Canada won by 49 runs
G. Ross Lord Park, Toronto, Ontario

12 August
Scorecard
United States 
243 (? overs)
v
 Argentina
202 (? overs)
United States won by 41 runs
G. Ross Lord Park, Toronto, Ontario

12 August
Scorecard
Bermuda 
186 (? overs)
v
 Canada
190/3 (43 overs)
Canada won by 7 wickets
G. Ross Lord Park, Toronto, Ontario

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Americas Championship 2000 – CricketArchive. Retrieved 18 February 2016.
  2. ^ Americas Championship 2000 table – CricketArchive. Retrieved 18 February 2016.