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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

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 & Video: Premier’s Cup Match Reception

Photos & Video: Premier’s Cup Match Reception

Premier Michael Dunkley took the time to welcome the 2014 Cup Match teams at Camden yesterday [July 28], ahead of the upcoming Cup Match Cricket Classic. The Somerset Cricket Club 2014 Cup Match team will include Jekon Edness [Captain], Malachi Jones [Vice-Captain], Tre Manders, Deunte Darrell [Recalled], Janeiro Tucker, Jordan DeSilva [Recalled], Terryn... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: St George’s Powerboat Races

Photos & Video: St George’s Powerboat Races

The Bermuda Powerboat Association hosted an afternoon of racing today [July 13] with boats taking to the water in St George’s Harbour.The first race saw Gregory Focke in A98 take first in the ‘A’ Class while Mark Selley and Fletcher in B8 won the ‘B’ Class. Lone class entries saw D187 win the ‘D’ Class with Steven... Read more of this article

10 Underwater Action Shots Of Roy Allan Burch

10 Underwater Action Shots Of Roy Allan Burch

Two-time Olympian Roy Allan Burch [@roy_burch] is fast building a dedicated following on Instagram, with his series of unique underwater action shots amassing thousands of “likes” on the photo sharing network. The most popular photo from the swimmer — who is hoping to represent the island again at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro... Read more of this article

Photos: Tyler Butterfield Races To 3rd In France

Photos: Tyler Butterfield Races To 3rd In France

Bermuda’s Tyler Butterfield continues to excel on the international stage, powering his way to a third place finish at today’s [June 29] Ironman France which took place in the Côte d’Azur. The two-time Olympian completed the 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike and 26.2-mile run course in a time of 8:40:23 to earn a place on the podium alongside... Read more of this article

Photos: 8 & Under Cricket Prize Presentation

Photos: 8 & Under Cricket Prize Presentation

On Saturday [June 21] the Tokio Millennium Re 8 & Under cricket league concluded with a final game and prize presentation. President of the Bermuda Cricket Board Lloyd Fray said, “The Tokio Millennium Re 8&Under League started in April and finished last weekend. The league games were played every Saturday morning at the National Sports... Read more of this article

Photos/Results: YAO Youth Baseball Playoffs

Photos/Results: YAO Youth Baseball Playoffs

The Y.A.O. Baseball Bermuda season ended on Sunday [June 22] with the Orioles defeating the Yankees 16-15 in the the championship game. Liam McCue got the start for the Orioles and Jack Martin for the Yankees.Teams battled back and forth the entire game, and it was a complete team effort by both sides. The Orioles were down 15-9 going into the bottom... Read more of this article

Photos/Video/Results: Round The Island Race

Photos/Video/Results: Round The Island Race

The 2014 Seagull Round-The-Island Race was recently held with boats starting and finishing at the Spanish Point Boat Club. Michael Bean in Slippery won the Gray Cup for fastest elapsed time [excl. classes G, H] while first boat across the line with a prop spring and stock engine [A, B, E1A, E1B] was Ding Gull Berry.Keith Bridges in Friendship had... Read more of this article

Photos: High Winds Postpone Powerboat Racing

Photos: High Winds Postpone Powerboat Racing

High winds and rough seas today [June 22] caused the Bermuda Power Boat Association to postpone scheduled racing at Ferry Reach in St George’s.Some of the boats that came out decided to have some fun and practice in a closed circuit race that saw three A-Class boats entertain those that attended with some high speed racing along Ferry Reach... Read more of this article