President of the Nevis Cricket Association, Mr. Denrick Liburd, recently revealed that his Association will be coordinating an exciting local tournament, commencing this weekend.
The tournament will be officially named the NAGICO SUPER 40 tournament, as it is sponsored in the main by the NAGICO group of companies.
Other sponsors are: Clive Evelyn Construction; Penny less Auto Parts and tyre repair; Grant’s Construction and Stella’s Engineering
The winner’s trophy will be named in honour of Elquemedo Tonito Willet-Nevis’ first West Indies cricketer.
The exciting young cricketers on Nevis, have been placed into four franchise teams, complete with coaches and managers and it is expected to be a thrilling tournament.
Schedule of Matches:
18th May-opening ceremony at ETW Park -11 am
Highlights Hawks v Pioneers Sparrows at ETW Park12 pm
19th May-Empire Eagles v All-stars Flamingos-ETW Park-12 pm
25th May-Pioneers Sparrows v All-stars Flamingos-ETW Park-12 pm
26th May-Highlights Hawks v Empire Eagles-VOJN ground-12 pm
1st June-Highlights Hawks v All-stars Flamingos-ETW Park-12 pm
2nd June-Empire Eagles v Pioneers Sparrows-VOJN ground-12 pm
8th June-Finals-1st place v 2nd place-ETW Park-12 pm
Liburd is inviting the general public to come out and see the top young cricketers in action.