Bakewell Softball Finals This Sunday
Regardless of any weather conditions, the Guyana Floodlight Softball Cricket Association (GFSCA) organized Bakewell nationwide softball finals will take place this Sunday at the Ministry of Education ground, formerly Softball Ground, on Carifesta Avenue. Starting time is 9:00am. Admission is $200.00.
Three finals will be played.
The first will be Regal Seniors vs Floodlights in the Over-40-yrs category. The Regal Seniors team, fresh from recently winning the Guyana Softball Master Cup, comprises of many reputable softball players such as Troy Kippins, Lance Adams, Jagga Bhoj, Anil Hardyal, Amarnauth Boodhoo, etc. Floodlights led by Dharam Persaud have Wayne Jones, Ricky Deonarine, Richard Persaud, Lalta Gainda, Imtiaz Mohamed, etc. They will have to do really well to stop Regal Seniors.
The second final will be Herstelling vs Regal in the Male Open category. Both teams also have some of the country’s top softball players, such as Richard Latiff, Samuel Kingston, Saheed Gittins, Raymond Harper, Yunos Mohamed, Vivian Bissoon, Dennis Muir, Shafeek Ishmail, etc.
The third final will be the “War of the Roses”, Mike’s Wellwoman vs Trophy Stall Angels. Both teams have national cricketers, including Joan Van Sertima, June Ogle, Abeina Parker, Onika Wallerson, Kavita Yadram, Akaza Thompson and Latoya Smith.
All winners will take away a winning trophy with $75,000.00. Runner-up is trophy and $25,000.00. Player of the Match and Series, will each receive a trophy and $10,000.00.
This Softball Tournament commenced on August 28th and is sponsored exclusively by bakery giant Bakewell - Simply The Best!