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Premier David Burt Congratulates Somerset

Premier David Burt Congratulates Somerset

Premier David Burt — who is well known to support Somerset –  congratulated the 2021 Cup Match champions Somerset as they stopped by the Cabinet Office during their celebratory motorcade. Premier Burt tweeted the photo below, saying: “Welcomed the 2021 Cup Match Champions Somerset, along with some of their members & supporters... Read more of this article

Photos: 2021 Cup Match Classic Cricket Game

Photos: 2021 Cup Match Classic Cricket Game

Following two days of play, Somerset claimed the coveted Cup at Cup Match, recording a 10-wicket victory over St George’s to retain the Cup. After being cancelled last year due to the pandemic, the Cup Match Classic was back this year, being hosted in the east end by St George’s Cricket Club. Rain affected play on the first day, with multiple rain... Read more of this article

‘No Incidents Requiring Police Involvement’

‘No Incidents Requiring Police Involvement’

“There were no incidents requiring police involvement at the grounds,” the police said following this year’s Cup Match Classic. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS] would like to congratulate the Somerset Cricket Club on winning Cup Match 2021 and retaining the coveted cup following an exciting and entertaining... Read more of this article

Video: People Celebrate Cup Match At Beach

Video: People Celebrate Cup Match At Beach

The island celebrated the Cup Match holiday in various ways, many attending the match at the St George’s Cricket Club, some camping out, others watching the match on TV or online, and quite a few people made their way to the beach to enjoy the day.The video below shows a look at the crowd yesterday [July 30] and some comments from people about... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Second Day Of 2021 Cup Match

Photo Set II: Second Day Of 2021 Cup Match

People made their way to the east end on Friday to attend the second day of the 2021 Cup Match Classic, with St. George’s Cricket Club hosting the event, which saw Somerset claim the coveted Cup. As always, people were dressed to impress, with a number sporting their team colours as part of their attire. For additional Cup Match photo galleries please... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Cup Presented To Somerset

Photos & Video: Cup Presented To Somerset

Fans of the red and blue were elated yesterday as their team claimed the coveted Cup at Cup Match after Somerset recorded a resounding 10-wicket victory over St George’s to retain the Cup. Short video showing the Cup being presented:After being cancelled last year due to the pandemic, the Cup Match Classic was back this year, being hosted in the... Read more of this article

Somerset Wins The 2021 Cup Match Classic

Somerset Wins The 2021 Cup Match Classic

[Written by Don Burgess] Somerset had a resounding 10-wicket victory over St George’s to retain the Cup. The Red and Blue have now had the Cup for 10 years to mark one of the most dominant eras in Cup Match history. St George’s, who were 151 declared, struggled to get the 130 runs they need to pull even with Somerset’s 281 from the first innings.... Read more of this article

Scorecard: 2021 Cup Match Classic Day Two

Scorecard: 2021 Cup Match Classic Day Two

The Somerset Cricket Club retained the Cup with a 10 wicket victory over the St. George’s Cricket Club in the 2021 Cup Match. Somerset in their first inning started the day 138/1, they added another 143 runs as they were bowed out for 281, Chris Douglas scored 128, off 137 balls, he hit 12 fours and 7 sixes.The St. George’s Cricket Club... Read more of this article

Live Video & Updates: 2021 Cup Match Day Two

Live Video & Updates: 2021 Cup Match Day Two

[Updating] The much anticipated Somerset vs St. George’s Cup Match game is continuing today [July 30] at the St George’s Cricket Club and we will be providing a live stream and updates throughout the holiday and extend our thanks to the Bermuda Government for sponsoring the online retransmission. For extensive coverage of all things Cup Match,... Read more of this article

Photos: Second Day Of 2021 Cup Match Classic

Photos: Second Day Of 2021 Cup Match Classic

The second day of the 2021 Cup Match Classic is taking place today [July 30], with people gathered at the St. George’s Cricket Club to celebrate the festivities and thousands of people watching the match via the online stream at Bernews. We will have additional coverage of the holiday as it progresses, and for a live video stream and updates of the... Read more of this article

Scorecard: 2021 Cup Match Classic Day One

Scorecard: 2021 Cup Match Classic Day One

The St. George’s Cricket Club won the toss and elected to bat on the first day of the 2021 Annual Cup Match Classic at the Wellington Oval. During the St. George’s Cricket Club inning, the match was stopped three times for rain, the St. George’s Cricket Club would eventually declare on 151/8, Oronde Bacome was the top scorer with 46,... Read more of this article

Photo Set III: First Day Of 2021 Cup Match

Photo Set III: First Day Of 2021 Cup Match

The Cup Match Classic is underway at the St George’s Cricket Club, with people making their way to the east end to enjoy the match. We will have additional coverage of the holiday as it progresses, and for a live video stream and updates of the match please click here, for all our coverage of Cup Match click here and for comprehensive coverage... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: First Day Of 2021 Cup Match

Photo Set II: First Day Of 2021 Cup Match

After being cancelled last year due to the pandemic, the Cup Match Classic is back on this year, being hosted in the east end by St George’s Cricket Club. Rain affected the play today, with multiple rain delays, and the match will start at 9.00am tomorrow with an aim to make up some time. We will have additional coverage of the holiday as it progresses,... Read more of this article