All Set For Guyana Softball Cup 2

Date Published: 
12-Oct-2012
Source: 
GFSCA
Author: 
GFSCA

All set for “Guyana Softball Cup 2”

Cash prize $1,800,000.00

The Guyana Floodlight Softball Cricket Association is all set for its second International Softball Tournament called “Guyana Softball Cup 2”. The tournament will be played on Friday November 2nd, and Saturday November 3rd at Bourda, Everest, DCC, YMCA, Queens College Ground and Ministry of Education Ground. Sunday November 4th will be the finals at Everest.

A total of 40 games will be played on the first two days, with the two finals on Sunday November 4th.

In October 2011 when the first such tournament was held, Cotton Field Wild Oats of Essequibo and Regal Seniors were the champions in the Open and Master Categories repectively. The tournament will be played again in two categories: Male Open 20/20 (12 Teams) and Male Masters 20/20 (12 Teams).

The foreign teams are: New York Softball Cricket League (2 teams), New York President XI, Softball Cricket International-Miami and South Florida Softball Cricket League(SFSCL).

Local teams in Open Category are: Cotton Field Wild Oats (defending champions), Regal, Wolf Warriors, Farm XI, Trophy Stall, Demerara Speed Boat XI, Crabwood Creek Unstoppable, Karibee Boyz, Memorex and Smith XI (Essequibo). The Master Category will feature: Regal Seniors (defending champions), Floodlights, Bedi Ramjewan XI, Savage Masters, Success Masters, Cornelia Ida Masters, Parika Defenders and Front Liners.

The winning prize for Guyana Softball Cup 2 Open Category is a massive trophy + $800,000.00 The Runner-Up will receive Trophy + $200,000.00. In the Master Category, the winning prize will be a massive Trophy + $600,000.00. The Runner-Up will receive Trophy + $200,000.00. The two Players of the Tournament will each receive a 10-pennyweight 14-carat men gold bracelet, valuing at $300,000.00.

The official sponsors for the tournament are: Digicel, Trophy Stall, Steve’s Jewelry, Survival, Mike’s Pharmacy, Bel Air Texaco, Clear Water, Rohan Auto Spares, Busta, Nauth Motor Spares and Top Brandz.