Canada vs USA U-19 World Cup Dream11 Predictions – 10th July 2021
The U-19 Men’s Basketball World Cup is held after every two years and it is organized by the Federation International de Basketball Amateur (FIBA). Latvia is the host country for this year and is conducting the tournament from 3-11 July 2021 in its cities of Daugavplis and Riga. The tournament includes 16 countries divided into groups of 4 teams each out of which the team that emerges victorious is crowned as the U-19 Basketball World Champion.
The tournament just finished with its quarterfinals round on 9th July and is left with only 4 teams in the race for the title. The 1st Semi-final match will be played between Canada and USA teams and is expected to be an intense match as both have been title holders in the past and USA is the defending Champion.
Canada vs USA U-19 Match Details:
- Date –Saturday, 10th July 2021
- Time – 8:30 PM (IST)
- Venue – Arena Riga, Riga, Latvia
- Live Stream – Can be viewed live on the FIBA Official YouTube channel.
Canada vs USA U-19 Head-to-Head stats:
- Matches Played – 2
- Canada wins – 1
- USA wins – 1
The teams of Canada and USA are two of the strongest sides in the U-19 tournament and have only faced each only twice before. In these 2 face-offs, both teams won a game but USA defeated Canada with a much greater margin comparatively.
Canada Form – WWWWW
USA Form – WWWWW
As mentioned above, Both teams are very strong and have been in excellent form in the 2021 World Cup. Both the teams have an unbeaten run in the tournament winning all 5 of their games to reach the Semi-finals. However, Canada only has an overall 5-match win streak whereas, the USA has not lost a single game since 2017 and are on a 14-match win streak. Hence, the USA has a greater chance of maintaining this form and moving on to the Finals of the tournament.
Canada vs USA U-19 Squads –
Canada U-19 Squad –
Ryan Nembhard, Kyle Duke, Bennedict Richard-Felder Mathurin, Caleb Houstan, Enoch Kalambay, Elijah Fisher, Khalfani Hill, Charles Bediako, Javonte Eliza Brown-Ferguson, Olivier Maxence-Gaetan Prosper, Nana Owusu-Anane, Zach Edey
USA U-19 Squad–
Kennedy Chandler, Michael Miles, Adam Miller, Chet Holmgren, Peyton Watson, Jaden Ivey, Jonathon Davis, Kenneth Lofton Jr, Caleb Furst, Harrison Ingram, Ryan Kalkbrenner, Patrick Baldwin Jr.
Canada vs USA U-19 Predicted team –
Canada U-19 – Ryan Nembhard, Bennedict Richard-Felder Mathurin, Olivier Maxence-Gaetan Prosper, Caleb Houstan, Zach Edey
USA U-19 – Michael Miles, Jaden Ivey, Peyton Watson, Kenneth Lofton Jr., Chet Holmgren
Canada vs USA U-19 Match Preview –
- USA won their last match with Senegal comfortably by an amazing lead of 30 points, and are now on a 14-match win streak.
- Canada had a very close win in its last match with Spain, winning by a lead of only 4 points to remain unbeaten in the tournament.
- Caleb Houstan and Zach Edey have been top performers for Canada in the tournament and are must keep in the Dream team.
- Chet Holmgren and Michael Miles were the best players for USA in their last match and are expected to perform well in this game as well.
Canada vs USA U-19 Dream11 team –
Point Guard – Michael Miles, Jonathan Davis
Shooting Guard –Jaden Ivey, Adam Miller
Small Forward – Caleb Houstan (PP)
Power Forward – Nana-Owusu-Anane
Centre – Zach Edey, Chet Holmgren (SP)
Canada vs USA U-19 Match Prediction –
Canada was the winner of the 2017 U-19 World Cup, whereas the USA is the current defending champions. Hence, these are both very strong teams and the Semi-Finals is definitely going to be a nail-biter. However, most of the Canadian team victories have been close finishes with meagre margins. Whereas, the USA team have been on an unbeaten streak since 2017 and been winning all matches with enormous double-digit margins. Due to this, after a very thrilling Semi-final match USA is predicted to win and enter the Finals of the U-19 World Cup 2021.
Update : Canada vs USA U-19 Match Results –
USA has defeated Canada with 8 points, Canda could make 86 points in the last leg whereas the USA Scored 92 Points to secure and win the match