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90 Minute Video: Cup Match Highlight Broadcast

90 Minute Video: Cup Match Highlight Broadcast

[Updated] The 2019 Cup Match holiday saw thousands of people celebrate one of the island’s biggest events, with no shortage of excitement on hand both on and off the cricket pitch, and Channel 82, the official broadcaster of the event, will be televising a special highlight programme at 9.00pm this evening [Aug 27]. The special Cup Match programme... Read more of this article

JACC Contributed To A Safer Cup Match Event

JACC Contributed To A Safer Cup Match Event

Cup Match 2019, held at the St. George’s Cricket Club [SGCC], was the first to feature a Joint Agency Command Centre where the host club as well as representatives from the Ministry of National Security, Bermuda Police Service [BPS], Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service, Royal Bermuda Regiment, Bermuda Hospitals Board, Department of Health [Environmental... Read more of this article

BMA Partners With Family Centre To Raise Funds

BMA Partners With Family Centre To Raise Funds

In the lead up to the 2019 Cup Match holiday, employees of the Bermuda Monetary Authority partnered with the Family Centre to help raise funds for their specialised programmes and services assisting children and families across the island. BMA staff members supported Family Centre’s annual Cup Match Tag Day on Wednesday 31 July by manning various... Read more of this article

BFSA ‘Good Sportsmanship Award’ On Aug 15

BFSA ‘Good Sportsmanship Award’ On Aug 15

The Bermuda Friendly Societies Association [BFSA] will present its annual “Good Sportsmanship Award” to the Cup Match player who best exemplifies the principles and virtues of good sportsmanship on Thursday [Aug 15] at 6.30pm at Manchester Unity Hall in Hamilton. Leo Mills — a member of the BFSA representing Alexandrina Lodge in Hamilton —... Read more of this article

OBA: ‘Thanks For Making Events A Success’

OBA: ‘Thanks For Making Events A Success’

Shadow Home Affairs Minister Sylvan Richards has extended his thanks to everyone who made all the Cup Match events a success. Mr. Richards said, “This past Cup Match weekend was jam packed with various events and parties and I personally want to thank everyone who made each individual event a success.” Slideshow of attendees at the Cup Match... Read more of this article

Video: Dalin Richardson Wins Safe Hands Award

Video: Dalin Richardson Wins Safe Hands Award

Bermuda Health Care Services [BHCS] and Brown Darrell Clinic presented the Cup Match Safe Hands Award this morning [Aug 6] to Somerset Cricket Club reserve player Dalin Richardson.Upon receiving the award, Mr. Richardson said, “I’m not going to lie; when the ball was hit my way, I was a little nervous because prior to Cup Match, I haven’t... Read more of this article

Malachi Jones Moves Up Cup Match Charts

Malachi Jones Moves Up Cup Match Charts

[Written by Don Burgess] Marvelous Malachi Jones keeps adding to his legendary legacy. This past Cup Match, Jones took five wickets which leapfrogged him from 16th to ninth on the Most Wickets taken chart for the Classic. Jones now has 48 wickets as he surpassed Cup Match legends, O’Brien Simons, Alma’ Champ’ Hunt, Dwayne ‘Sluggo’ Leverock,... Read more of this article

Cricket: Cup Match Classic Numbers & Statistics

Cricket: Cup Match Classic Numbers & Statistics

The 2019 Cup Match Classic is in the books as a draw, a look at the numbers in the game is below. Dion Stovell from the Somerset Cricket Club topped the batting Department with a knock of 79, his highest in Cup Match, Somerset Cricket Club Captain Jordan DeSilva was second with 77 runs and Rodney Trott from St. George’s Cricket Club was the third... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Second Day Of 2019 Cup Match

Photo Set II: Second Day Of 2019 Cup Match

The second day of the annual Cup Match Classic cricket game came to a conclusion with Somerset retaining the coveted Cup after the game ended in a draw. Crowds flocked to the east end in order to take in the action between St George’s and Somerset while enjoying the sun and taking part in the general celebrations. The always popular Cup Match Classic... Read more of this article

Photo Set I: Second Day Of 2019 Cup Match

Photo Set I: Second Day Of 2019 Cup Match

The always popular Cup Match Classic features the Somerset vs St George’s cricket game on the field, and also features an ‘informal fashion show’ off the field, with many locals dressed to impress as they attended the annual event, which was held in St George’s this year, and saw Somerset retain the coveted Cup after the match... Read more of this article

Live Video Replays: Cup Match Cricket Game

Live Video Replays: Cup Match Cricket Game

The annual Cup Match holiday saw thousands of people make their way to St George’s Cricket Club to watch St George’s and Somerset battle it out, with Somerset retaining the coveted Cup after the game ended in a draw. The always popular event was broadcast on radio, television and online, with a new broadcast team handling the video production and... Read more of this article

2019 Cup Match Classic Ends Early In A Draw

2019 Cup Match Classic Ends Early In A Draw

[Written by Don Burgess] Cup Match came to a premature draw when Dion Stovell was hit in the head with the ball after he tried to play a delivery from Justin Pitcher. The Somerset batsman crumpled to the ground immediately, and St George’s captain Lionel Cann took one look at Stovell and signaled for the medics to rush on the pitch. Everyone around... Read more of this article

Live Video & Updates: Second Day Of Cup Match

Live Video & Updates: Second Day Of Cup Match

[Updating] The second day of Cup Match is getting started today [Aug 2], and we will continue live updates, and are also carrying the live video stream of the cricket action.Somerset’s team includes Captain Jordan DeSilva, Vice Captain Terryn Fray, Stephen Outerbridge, Chris Douglas, Greg Maybury, Malachi Jones, Dion Stovell, Kwasi James Steven... Read more of this article