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Team Australia: 'As much as I am Canadian, I also feel proud of my Australian roots'

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Team Australia co-head coach Adam Smith with his sons Harrison (right) and Ryker. Smith was born in Australia and moved to Canada when he was eight years old and will be coaching his birth country this September when Langley Events Centre hosts the 2019 World Indoor Lacrosse Championship. Gary Ahuja Langley Events Centre photo. What would happen if Team Australia faced off against Team Canada? That was the question posed to Adam Smith about which country his two young sons would cheer for should Australia and Canada find themselves lined up across from one another at some point during this September’s World Lacrosse Championship during the 10-day competition at Langley Events Centre. “That’s a tough one, I don’t know who they will cheer for,” he admitted. “(But) I have a feeling they will probably cheer for Canada.” The hypothetical dilemma stems from the fact the boys – Harrison, who turns five in November and Ryker, who turned two in March – were born in Canada and