<div class="img-caption-wrap "> <img alt="Dilip Vengsarkar" src="https://st2.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/cricket/image_20130410151931.jpg" title="Dilip Vengsarkar" /> <p class="imgcaptionnew" style="width:618px;"> Dilip Vengsarkar is on a trip to Canada and is promoting the game of cricket © AFP</p> </div> <strong>Sep 7, 2013</strong><br /> <br /> Former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar was honoured by the Indo-Canadian Community in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada on Friday. The Indian Consul General to Canada, Ravi Shankar Aisola was also present at the event.<br /> <br /> <em>The Link</em> reported that the function was organised by Varinder Parhar.<br /> <br /> Vengsarkar is on a trip to Canada and is promoting the game of cricket. Parhar said, "He’s my friend but he’s also a great ambassador for the sport of cricket. His visit certainly will help the sport among young kids and give them the inspiration to reach higher."<br /> <br /> Vengsarkar also spoke at the function and recounted some great moments of his international career.<br /> <br /> Canada has seen its cricket team participate in the last three World Cups, but the sport needs to be promoted there.