Roy Fredericks cricket set for July 21 at Albion


THE Blairmont Centre Cricket Club will be hosting its fourth annual fundraiser, the Roy Frederick’s Floodlight Cup dubbed ‘Revolution’, at the Albion Community Centre on July 21.

According to the club, the day/night event will feature some of the leading cricket clubs in Guyana, and apart from the cricket action there will be rivalry in volleyball and dominoes.

Action will commence at 09:00hrs and conclude under floodlights. Two-time defending champions Blairmont Blazers will put their title on the line against six other teams, namely Albion Cricket Club, Demerara Cricket Club, Rose Hall Town Youth and Sports Club, Port Mourant Cricket Club, Young Warriors and Upper Corentyne Cricket Association.

Among the activities during the day would be tassa drumming, bowl-off, spectator catch, cartoon characters and live commentary by international commentator, Inderjeet Persaud.
“The club’s executive and members are seeking sponsorship and welcome any contribution towards the success of this event. Proceeds will go towards the intended purpose, which is to maintain and develop the cricket club.

The club’s main project is to build an indoor cricket facility for the club and other non-members to combat the rainy season. For more information, please make contact with Assistant Secretary Ameer Rahim on 626-2563,” the club said in a release.