September 27, 2016

Action bowls off this weekend throughout Berbice

2016 Memorex Under-17, 2-innings cricket…

The 2016 Memorex Under-17, two-innings Cricket Competition, organised by the Berbice Cricket Board (BCB) for teams in the Ancient County gets started this weekend with first and second round matches.
Twenty three (23) teams from Weldaad on the West Coast Berbice to No. 72 Cut and Load in the Upper Corentyne area are participating in this year’s competition as such the preliminaries will be played in five (5) geographical zones in order to ease travelling costs for the teams.
Performances in this competition will be taken into consideration by the Berbice Cricket Board selectors for the selection of the Berbice squad for the Under-17 Inter-county competition which is reportedly fixed for early next month and as such on players who are born on or after 1st September, 1999 will be participating.
On Saturday, the first round matches in Zone A  (West Berbice) will see Blairmont Community Centre A  vs  Achievers  at  Blairmont; Bush Lot New Generation  vs  Weldaad  at  Bush Lot; Bush Lot United  vs  Blairmont Community Centre B  at Lovely Lass.
In Zone B (East Bank/New Amsterdam/Canje), East Bank vs  Tucber Park  at Edinburgh; Sisters vs Young Warriors at Sisters.
In Zone C (Lower Corentyne), Albion Community Centre  vs  Chesney/United Warrior  at Albion; Rose Hall Town Bakewell B  vs  Toopoo Rising Star  at Area “H”; Rose Hall Town Bakewell A  vs  Tamarind Root  at Hampshire.
Zone D (Lower/Central Corentyne), Port Mourant vs Rose Hall Town Metro Females at Port Mourant and Whim National vs  Mibicuri Strikers  at Whim;  Big Star drew a  bye.
On Sunday, the second round fixtures wil begin and the Zone A matches will be Achievers vs  Weldaad  at Lovely Lass; Bush Lot New Generation vs  Blairmont Community Centre B  at Bush Lot and Blairmont Community Centre A  vs  Bush Lot United  at  Blairmont
For Zone C, Albion Community Centre will play Rose Hall Town Bakewell B at Albion; Rose Hall Town Bakewell A vs Chesney/United Warriors at Area “H” and Toopoo Rising Star vs Tamarind Root at Toopoo.
In Zone D, Mibicuri Strikers  vs  Big Star  at Mibicuri; Port Mourant  vs  Whim National  at  Port Mourant, while  Rose Hall Town Metro Female drew a bye.
The Upper Corentyne zone (Zone E) is scheduled to start next week. All matches are scheduled to start at 10.30 hours each day.

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