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Scorecard: Day #2 2016 Cup Match Cricket

Scorecard: Day #2 2016 Cup Match Cricket

After two days of play, the 2016 Cup Match Cricket Classic ended in a draw with Somerset bowling St. George’s all out in their second inning for 200 a lead of 96, but they would have only 7 overs in which to make the require runs. The match took place at the Somerset Cricket Club, and in the St. George’s second inning Sinclair Smith was the top... Read more of this article

Live Updates: 2016 Cup Match Ends In A Draw

Live Updates: 2016 Cup Match Ends In A Draw

[Updating] Camping, concerts and the much anticipated Somerset vs St. George’s cricket match are all on the agenda for this year’s Cup Match holiday, bringing everyone on the island together as they support their favorite team and enjoy themselves.The live blog below will be updated throughout the entire holiday, For strictly cricket updates... Read more of this article

Videos, Audio, Photos Set III: Cup Match Day #1

Videos, Audio, Photos Set III: Cup Match Day #1

The always popular Cup Match holiday is underway, with the cricket game seeing the long standing rivalry between St George’s and Somerset continue; with the holiday also including camping, parties and more. You can follow the action on our live blog, which will be updated throughout the entire holiday. For strictly cricket updates, you can also... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: First Day Of 2016 Cup Match

Photo Set II: First Day Of 2016 Cup Match

Fans came out in droves to cheer for Somerset or St. George’s as the 2016 Cup Match Classic got underway yesterday [July 28], with spectators turning out to support their teams and enjoy the holiday atmosphere. You can follow the action on our live blog, which will be updated throughout the entire holiday. For strictly cricket updates, you can... Read more of this article

Trey Mallory Defeats #2 Seed At Tournament

Trey Mallory Defeats #2 Seed At Tournament

Following his upset of the number four seed at the Junior International Tennis Championships for Central America and the Caribbean in El Salvador, Bermuda’s Trey Mallory has gone on to defeat the number two seed. Mallory bested Kobe James of Trinidad in 6-3, 6-7, 10-7 sets. Coach Steve Bean said, “Mallory, aged 14, playing in the 16 and... Read more of this article

Scorecard: Day #1 2016 Cup Match Cricket

Scorecard: Day #1 2016 Cup Match Cricket

The much anticipated Cup Match Classic got underway today, with defending champions Somerset Cricket Club winning the toss and sending the challengers St. George’s Cricket Club to bat to start the day off. St. George’s Cricket Club dug themselves out of a hole of 15/4 to reach 173/6, Allan Douglas Jr and Lionel Cann put on a 119 run 5th wicket partnership,... Read more of this article

Photos: 2016 Cup Match Classic Gets Underway

Photos: 2016 Cup Match Classic Gets Underway

[Updated with video] The 2016 Cup Match Classic got underway this morning [July 28], with fans of both Somerset and St. George’s turning out to support their teams and enjoy the atmosphere on the grounds.You can follow the action on our live blog, which will be updated throughout the entire holiday. For strictly cricket updates, you can also... Read more of this article

Cricket: Marcus Scotland Scores 63 In England

Cricket: Marcus Scotland Scores 63 In England

Bermudian Marcus Scotland scored 63 for Surrey at the prestigious Taunton Festival in Somerset, England, with the 13-year-old opening batsman recording two low scores in the first two matches before rebounding in style against Devon while batting in the uncustomary position of number seven. Surrey U13s were tentatively placed at 140-5 before Scotland... Read more of this article

Junior Cyclists Head To St. Lucia To Compete

Junior Cyclists Head To St. Lucia To Compete

Bermuda’s junior cycling team is on their way to St. Lucia for the 2016 Junior Caribbean Cycling Championships which will be held this weekend. A spokesperson said, “Unfortunately the team will be missing Matthew Oliveira who is ill and unable to travel, leaving Kaden Hopkins and Dylan Hill to represent Bermuda in the 15-16 year-old category... Read more of this article

Trey Mallory Upsets #4 Seed At Tournament

Trey Mallory Upsets #4 Seed At Tournament

The U16 Bermuda team is competing in the Junior International Tennis Championships for Central America and the Caribbean in El Salvador, with Bermuda’s Trey Mallory upsetting the number four seed. Mallory earned the victory against Kevin Yarzagaray of Aruba in 7-5 and 6-1 sets. Coach Steve Bean said, “Bermuda’s future is in very capable... Read more of this article

Cup Match Infographic Highlights Statistics

Cup Match Infographic Highlights Statistics

An infographic produced by Rhiannon Fox is helping to shed some light on Cup Match statistics throughout its history, highlighting the winning team, their margin of victory, and much more. Ms. Fox said she did the graphic — which provides a wealth of information — as a social non-profit piece. There are a few full size public posters [24"x36"]... Read more of this article

OJ Pitcher “We Have Extra Incentive To Win”

OJ Pitcher “We Have Extra Incentive To Win”

[Written by Don Burgess] St. George’s will be counting on their 12th man to help bring home the cup to the East End this year. Talented Fiqre Crockwell, who was brutally murdered last month, will be remembered as St. George’s players will be wearing black armbands for Cup Match and before the first ball there will be a moment of silence. St. George’s... Read more of this article

Somerset ‘Extra Motivated’ To Get The Threepeat

Somerset ‘Extra Motivated’ To Get The Threepeat

[Written by Don Burgess] Somerset has been a model of consistency year in, year out for the past five Cup Matches. Nine players have been selected to play in all five Classics and the team has only used 13 players in that span. Somerset Captain Jordan DeSilva said, “We’re confident in the players we pick because we have played together already.... Read more of this article