Tag: Cup Match

Two Year Suspended Ban For Treadwell Gibbons

Two Year Suspended Ban For Treadwell Gibbons

[Updated] Treadwell Gibbons has received a two year ban from the St George’s Cricket Club, which is suspended, as a result of his actions during the second day of Cup Match. During the 2013 Cup Match Classic, Gibbons was ruled out by an umpire and initially refused to leave the field, at one point waving the cricket bat around and being restrained... Read more of this article

Video: Gibbons Apologises For Cricket Incident

Video: Gibbons Apologises For Cricket Incident

[Updated with video] Treadwell Gibbons has apologised to everyone for his recent behaviour at Cup Match, and said it will not happen again. The apology was delivered at a press conference this morning [Aug 13], during which the cricketer was joined by Pastor Joseph Whalen and representatives from the Cleveland County Cricket Club.During the recent... Read more of this article

All Videos: 2013 Cup Match Holiday Events

All Videos: 2013 Cup Match Holiday Events

The 2013 Cup Match holiday came to a conclusion with Somerset retaining the Cup as well as winning the Colt Cup Match and Mini Cup Match. Although the annual two day cricket match is considered by most to be the highlight of the holiday, there are many other festivities that take place over the holiday time period including Non Mariners, BeachFest, the... Read more of this article

Edness Collects Safe Hands Cup Match Award

Edness Collects Safe Hands Cup Match Award

Somerset Captain Jekon Edness became the eighth different Somerset player to win the coveted Cup Match Classic Safe Hands Award. The presentation took place at the Bermuda Healthcare Services Office, and was awarded to Edness for a catch to dismiss Allan Douglas Jr. With Malachi Jones steaming in from the western end, Douglas got an edge and Edness... Read more of this article

Videos: Emancipation Celebration Performances

Videos: Emancipation Celebration Performances

The Department of Community and Cultural Affairs hosted a night of celebration last Sunday to commemorate Emancipation Day. The event honoured Community Heroes, [PDF list here] bringing attention to those people who have contributed significantly to the development of their respective communities. The event, held at the Berkeley Institute, included... Read more of this article

Cup Match Attendees Donate $1200 To Charity

Cup Match Attendees Donate $1200 To Charity

Cup Match attendees donated approximately $1,200 during the recent Cup Match Classic to Project Action, a free transportation service for seniors and the physically challenged. Co-Founder Mrs Cindy Swan said, “We would like to thank St. George’s Cricket club President Neil Paynter and the organizing committee members for allowing us space to... Read more of this article

‘Cup Match One Of The Safest In Recent Years’

‘Cup Match One Of The Safest In Recent Years’

The Bermuda Police Service said they are “happy to report that this Cup Match holiday weekend can go down on record as one of the safest we have seen in recent years. “This is particularly encouraging as many of the venues over the period saw crowds of thousands over land and water,” said a police spokesperson. “We would like... Read more of this article

Video: Cup Match Day #2 Cricket Highlights

Video: Cup Match Day #2 Cricket Highlights

The 2013 Cup Match Classic ended in a draw, with the defending champions Somerset set to retain the Cup for another year. The second day of play kicked off with Lionel Cann and Rodney Trott at the wicket for St George’s, with Cann needing 1 run to reach the 1,000 all time run mark in Cup Match. Fans flooded the field after the veteran cricketer surpassed... Read more of this article

Regiment & Police Team Up Over Cup Match

Regiment & Police Team Up Over Cup Match

Regiment soldiers and police teamed up over the long weekend to help protect Bermuda on land and on the water. Soldiers from Boat Troop joined police for Cup Match and the Non-Mariners’ Race, while others carried out joint patrols on land over the two-day cricket match. Premier Craig Cannonier, who visited both events, said, “It’s a brilliant... Read more of this article

Colts Cup Match: Somerset Defeat St George’s

Colts Cup Match: Somerset Defeat St George’s

Two days after the 2013 Cup Match Classic, Somerset met up with St. George’s at the Colts Cup Match held at the Wellington Oval in St. George’s on Sunday [August 4], with Somerset walking away with the victory. Colts Cup Match is an annual event traditionally held around the same time as the ‘real’ Cup Match, and includes younger players who... Read more of this article


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