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Live Blog Updates: 2014 Cup Match Holiday

Live Blog Updates: 2014 Cup Match Holiday

[Updating] Camping, concerts, parties, and, of course, the much anticipated Somerset vs St. George’s cricket match are all on the agenda for this years Cup Match holiday, bringing everyone on the island together as they support their favorite team and enjoy themselves. With its storied history, Cup Match brings with it the usual excitement and... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: First Day Of 2014 Cup Match

Photo Set #3: First Day Of 2014 Cup Match

The 2014 Annual Cup Match Classic got underway on Thursday [July 31], with the challengers St. George’s batting first, scoring 274/7 declared, with OJ Pitcher the top scorer with 115.Pitcher faced 136 deliveries hitting 14 fours and 5 sixes in his inning, while Colt Delray Rawlins chipped in with 54, his runs came off 58 deliveries that included... Read more of this article

Photo Set #4: BeachFest At Horseshoe Bay

Photo Set #4: BeachFest At Horseshoe Bay

Horseshoe Bay Beach filled with celebrants on Thursday [July 31] as Chewstick hosted its annual BeachFest Emancipation Celebration event, marking the opening day of the Cup Match holiday.  We will have additional coverage as the holiday progresses; and in the meantime you can view our first set of BeachFest photos by clicking here, our second set of... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: First Day Of 2014 Cup Match

Photo Set #2: First Day Of 2014 Cup Match

The first day of the annual Cup Match Classic on Thursday [July 31] saw crowds of locals and visitors alike lining up to experience the Bermuda tradition.People went about the club grounds enjoying and experiencing the different facets that the classic offers. For the die-hard cricket fans, the day was all about the game, while others attend simply... Read more of this article

Day #1: 2014 Cup Match Cricket Scoreboard

Day #1: 2014 Cup Match Cricket Scoreboard

The 2014 Annual Cup Match Classic saw the challengers St. George’s Cricket Club bat first, and they scored 274/7 declared, with OJ Pitcher the top scorer with 115. Pitcher faced 136 deliveries hitting 14 fours and 5 sixes in his inning, while Colt Delray Rawlins chipped in with 54, his runs came off 58 deliveries that included 7 fours and 2 sixes.... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: BeachFest At Horseshoe Bay

Photo Set #3: BeachFest At Horseshoe Bay

Droves of people made their way to Horseshoe Bay Beach on Thursday [July 31] to attend Chewstick’s BeachFest Emancipation Celebration event, marking the first day of the Cup Match holiday.  We will have additional coverage as the holiday progresses; and in the meantime you can view our first set of BeachFest photos by clicking here, our second set... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: BeachFest At Horseshoe Bay

Photo Set #2: BeachFest At Horseshoe Bay

Horseshoe Bay Beach was packed today [July 31], as tons of people made their way to the BeachFest Emancipation Celebration to mark the first day of Cup Match. We will have additional coverage as the holiday progresses, and for our first set of BeachFest photos click here, and to follow our Cup Match live blog, please click here. The slideshow below... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: BeachFest  At Horseshoe Bay

Photo Set #1: BeachFest At Horseshoe Bay

Chewstick hosted the BeachFest Emancipation Celebration event at Horseshoe Bay Beach today [July 31], with tons of people joining in the day’s fun to mark the first day of Cup Match. We will have additional coverage as the holiday progresses, and to follow our Cup Match live blog, please click here. The slideshow below contains almost 100 photos from... Read more of this article

Photo Set #1: First Day Of Cup Match

Photo Set #1: First Day Of Cup Match

Cup Match got underway early this morning [July 31], with the holiday promising to bring with it the usual camping, concerts, parties, and, of course, the much anticipated Somerset vs St. George’s cricket match, bringing everyone on the island together as they support their favorite team and enjoy themselves.Besides the match itself, celebrants... Read more of this article

Photos: Cup Match Campers In The East End

Photos: Cup Match Campers In The East End

With the first ball of Cup Match only hours away from being thrown, anxious campers have their “camps” all set up for the holiday weekend. Last night [July 30] we visited the areas of Swing Bridge, Kindley Field, Ferry Reach and Clearwater Beach.As is tradition, Bermudians have taken to their “camps” for Cup Match, with tents popping... Read more of this article