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Lighting Of Somerset Bridge On July 21

Lighting Of Somerset Bridge On July 21

On Saturday [July 21], the public is invited to join members of the Sandys Parish Council and Club Officials for the lighting of Somerset Bridge at 8.45pm. The event follows on the placing of flags of former Cup Match captains from George’s Bay to Watford Bridge on July 4 and the decorating of Somerset Bridge on July 14. A spokesperson said, “On... Read more of this article

Wickets VIP Lounge Offers Cup Match Package

Wickets VIP Lounge Offers Cup Match Package

Wickets VIP Lounge is offering those who wish to take in the upcoming Cup Match event the opportunity to take advantage of their double decker stall on the eastern side of the field. In all, their package includes transportation, entry into the game, VIP Lounge entry, unlimited drinks, unlimited hors d’oeuvres, a mega LED screen, white leather... Read more of this article

Family Centre’s Annual Cup Match Tag Day

Family Centre’s Annual Cup Match Tag Day

Family Centre’s annual Cup Match campaign, with title sponsor, Clarien Bank, is presently underway. For over 20 years, the Family Centre has focused on raising funds during the month of July to support Bermuda’s families. Martha Dismont – FC Executive DirectorMichael DeCouto, Chief Digital and Marketing Officer at Clarien Bank stated, “This... Read more of this article

Somerset Cricket Club Cup Match Training

Somerset Cricket Club Cup Match Training

Somerset Cricket Club announced that all interested players are welcome to participate in Cup Match training. A spokesperson said, “Somerset Cricket Club is pleased to announce that all interested players are welcome to participate in Cup Match training. Training will be held every Tuesday and Wednesday beginning on July 3 at 6:30 p.m. sharp. “All... Read more of this article

Rosewood Bermuda Offers Cup Match Package

Rosewood Bermuda Offers Cup Match Package

Rosewood Bermuda is offering a special package celebrating Cup Match weekend, with the exclusive package including accommodations at the newly renovated Rosewood Bermuda, transfers to the cricket matches, and daily breakfast. The hotel only has suites available at this time so the rate is $2,560++ per night. A spokesperson said, “Rosewood Bermuda... Read more of this article

Donations Made For Somerset Cricket Club Wall

Donations Made For Somerset Cricket Club Wall

Members of the community, including OBA MPs, have donated towards getting the wall built at the Somerset Cricket Club. The matter came to public attention recently as Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch said that he feels the Governor should not be invited to present the Cup at Cup Match, explaining to Parliament that he told Somerset Cricket... Read more of this article

Moniz: Minister Burch Is ‘Abusing His Power’

Moniz: Minister Burch Is ‘Abusing His Power’

The Minister of Public Works is “abusing his power by trying to make Somerset Cricket Club responsible for who presents the Cup Match trophy,” according to the One Bermuda Alliance. The OBA said, “Last week in the House of Assembly David Burch said he had been asked by the Club to repair a wall before Cup Match and had given two conditions... Read more of this article

‘Judged Most Appropriate By Club & Organisers’

‘Judged Most Appropriate By Club & Organisers’

Following Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch comments that the Governor should not be invited to present the Cup at Cup Match, Government House said the Governor “will be happy to support the event respectfully and in the way judged most appropriate by the Club and Cup Match organisers.”Speaking in the House of Assembly recently,... Read more of this article

Minister Burch: Governor Should Not Present Cup

Minister Burch: Governor Should Not Present Cup

Noting that the first day of Cup Match is Emancipation Day, Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch said that the Governor should not be invited to present the Cup at Cup Match, explaining to Parliament that he has told Somerset Cricket Club this and made it a precondition to fixing a wall. Speaking in the House of Assembly, Minister Burch said,... Read more of this article

Non-Mariners’ Race Cancelled This Year

Non-Mariners’ Race Cancelled This Year

Citing “dwindling participation, a change in the economics of the event, and increasing difficulty in finding volunteers to organise and run the affair,” the Sandys Boat Club announced that the Non-Mariners’ Race will not be held this year, but noted this “does not include the raft-up parties that take place.” A spokesperson... Read more of this article

Summer Splash: Beres Hammond & Chronixx

Summer Splash: Beres Hammond & Chronixx

Cup Match Summer Splash events will take place on July 28 and August 1, with Beres Hammond and Chronixx set to perform. The event promotion on BDAtix said, “The biggest concert event of the year is back at a new venue, National Stadium South Field; gates open at 8.00pm.”“The schedule includes Saturday, July 28th with the One Love... Read more of this article

Video: Chris Douglas Receives Cup Match Award

Video: Chris Douglas Receives Cup Match Award

This afternoon [Aug 22] Stevedoring Services presented the 2017 Cup Match Classic ‘Man of the Match’ award to Chris Douglas from Somerset Cricket Club.Mr Douglas was presented with plaques for himself and his club, commemorating his achievement as well as a $1,500 travel certificate, and a $500 gift certificate for sporting equipment valued... Read more of this article

GQ Magazine Releases Article On Cup Match

GQ Magazine Releases Article On Cup Match

Earlier this week, GQ Magazine published an article titled ‘Inside Cup Match, the Wildest, Most Fun Island Party You’ve Never Heard Of.’ “It’s actually a cricket match in Bermuda. And it puts any tailgating party to shame,” the subtitle adds. The article reads: “When you’re an island whose fame to claim... Read more of this article