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BCB Congratulate Championship Cup Winners

BCB Congratulate Championship Cup Winners

BCB President, Lloyd Smith, congratulated St. David’s CCC and Flatts VRC on claiming the inaugural One Communications Championship Cup Trophies for the Premier and First Division Cup respectively. The winning teams receive $500, the runners-up $250 each and the MVP’s a cheque for $100. In the Premier Cup hosted at Wellington Oval a crowd enjoyed... Read more of this article

Photos, Video & Results: Weekend Cricket

Photos, Video & Results: Weekend Cricket

St. David’s Cricket Club and Flatt’s Victoria both recorded victories in this weekend’s Premier Division Championship and First Division Championship cricket action. The 25-minute live video replay is below:St. David’s Cricket Club Win by 4 Wickets: Southampton Rangers 156 St. David’s Cricket Club 161/6 Southampton Rangers batted first... Read more of this article

Warwick Workmen’s U15 Win Cricket League

Warwick Workmen’s U15 Win Cricket League

Warwick Workmen’s Club U15 team won the 2018 Bank of Bermuda Foundation U15 League. A Bermuda Cricket Board spokesperson said, “The BCB is pleased to congratulate Warwick Workmen’s Club U15 team for winning the 2018 Bank of Bermuda Foundation U15 League. The Warwick Workmen’s team goes undefeated two years in a row. The BCB would... Read more of this article

Douglas 3-Peats As Safe Hands Award Winner

Douglas 3-Peats As Safe Hands Award Winner

Bermuda Health Care Services [BHCS] and Brown Darrell Clinic presented the Cup Match Safe Hands Award for a third year in a row to St. George’s Cricket Club Player Allan Douglas. Former St. George’s Cricket Club player Dennis Wainwright said, “The Safe Hands Award was established 1998, with the Calvin “Bummy” Symonds plaque unveiled in... Read more of this article

Somerset’s Victory Fifth Largest Win In History

Somerset’s Victory Fifth Largest Win In History

[Written by Don Burgess] Somerset’s innings and 34 runs victory is the fifth largest win in Cup Match history.It was the third time Somerset has won by an innings and runs with the other two harkening back to the 1940s. If it wasn’t for a 97-run ninth wicket partnership of between Onias Bascome and Zeko Burgess, Somerset might have had the most... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Second Day Of 2018 Cup Match

Photo Set #2: Second Day Of 2018 Cup Match

The second day of the annual Cup Match Classic cricket game came to a conclusion with Somerset winning a historic Cup Match in a dramatic 2 to 1 fashion. After putting up 121 in the first innings, St George’s were only able to add 223 in the second to provide Somerset with an innings, and 35 run victory. Thousands of fans watched and enjoyed the... Read more of this article

1st Division Championship Cup Rescheduled

1st Division Championship Cup Rescheduled

The Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB] confirmed that the One Communications 1st Division Championship Cup has been rescheduled from August 5th to August 12th. A BCB spokesperson said, “The BCB can confirm that the One Communications 1st Division Championship Cup has been rescheduled from August 5th to August 12th. The Flatts vs. Cleveland game will still... Read more of this article

Somerset Wins 2018 Cup Match Classic

Somerset Wins 2018 Cup Match Classic

[Written by Don Burgess] Somerset won a historic Cup Match in dramatic 2 to 1 fashion. After putting up a massive total of 378 runs on the first day, the Red and Blue bowled out St George’s twice. After putting up a paltry 121 in the first innings, St George’s were able to only add 223 in the second to provide Somerset with an innings, and 35 runs... Read more of this article

McGinger Comic: Sleeping Or Can We Play Yet?

McGinger Comic: Sleeping Or Can We Play Yet?

[Written by McGinger Design Lab] In the fourteenth of a new comic series from McGinger Design Lab, the question is asked as to whether play can begin yet. Related StoriesJuly 28: PLP To Host Pre Cup Match Fish Fry Video: SCC ‘Road 2 Cup Match’ Episode 2 Video: Somerset Cricket Club ‘Road 2 Cup Match’ Full Scorecard:... Read more of this article

Photos: Second Day Of 2018 Cup Match Classic

Photos: Second Day Of 2018 Cup Match Classic

The second day of the annual Cup Match Classic cricket game is taking place today [Aug 3], with the teams reconvening on the field to continue their rivalry as thousands of fans enjoy the festivities. This first photo gallery from the day highlights the match and the festivities surrounding it. For live updates on the match over the rest of the... Read more of this article

Douglas, Fray Set New First Wicket Partnership

Douglas, Fray Set New First Wicket Partnership

Chris Douglas and Terryn Fray set a new first wicket partnership when they amassed 152 runs during the first day of Cup Match today [Aug 2], with the Somerset duo breaking the previous record of 143 runs set by St George’s pair Wendell Smith and Arnold Manders back in 1991. The match continues and you can view our live updates here. Related... Read more of this article

Audio: Premier & Club Presidents On Cup Match

Audio: Premier & Club Presidents On Cup Match

The annual Cup Match Classic cricket game is underway today [Aug 2], with people making their way to the west end to enjoy the first of the two-day event, and among those in attendance are Premier David Burt, St George’s Cricket Club President Neil Paynter, Somerset Cricket Club President Vashun Blanchette, and Minister of National Security Wayne... Read more of this article

Somerset Captain: ‘We Are Looking To Win’

Somerset Captain: ‘We Are Looking To Win’

[Written by Don Burgess] Somerset Cup Match captain is quite confident of not only retaining the trophy for the Red and Blue but winning it outright on home ground. Somerset had dominated the Classic since 2012 when they won the Cup with an emphatic 10-wicket victory. Since that win, they have mainly stayed with the same squad from year to year, and... Read more of this article