Having recorded back-to-back victories over the past two years, the Media XI will be looking to record a hat-trick of wins today, when they take on Grace Kennedy Remittance Services (GKRS) in a special arranged T20 tapeball contest at the Banks DIH ground, Thirst Park.
Players of the caliber of John Ramsingh, Avenash Ramzan, Edison Jefford, Esaun Griffith, Clifton Ross, Treiston Joseph, Marlon Munroe, Rajiv Bisnauth, Daniel Singh, Calvin Roberts, Kizan Brumell, Jermaine Carter and Keon Blades among others, will be lining up for the Media XI in this all important fixture.
While the composition of their opponents, who will be celebrating their 20th anniversary as a corporate entity in Guyana is unknown, their batting and bowling will be led by Ishaka “Bravo” Jackman, who will be looking to stem the run of defeats for his team.
A female Media XI line-up, comprising Alethea Grant-Charles, Iva Wharton and others, will engage their female counterparts from GKRS in a softball fixture, prior to the male match-up.
Meanwhile, Managing Director of Regal Stationery and Computer Centre Anil Hardyal, on Saturday donated the track pants, which will be used by the Media XI for today’s contest, which will bowl off at 11:30 hours.
The Media XI has expressed gratitude to Hardyal and his company for his generosity.