[www.inewsguyana.com] – Demerara Bank Limited (DBL) has thrown its support behind the Independence T20 Cup 2014.
The event, which is a collaborative effort of the Berbice Cricket Board and the Berbice Chamber of Commerce and Development Association (BCC&DA) is into its third edition.
At a ceremony held at the Rose Hall branch of DBL, Branch Manager Earlene Dawson, handed over a sponsorship cheque to tournament representative, Mahendra Ramdhall, adding that the Company is pleased with the pedigree of competition.
Ramdihall, in collecting the funds thanked DBL for their support. The tournament is set for May 25, the Sunday before Independence Day, with two semi-finals; Berbice ‘A’ taking on East Coast Jaguars from 11:00 hours and Berbice ‘B’ taking on Georgetown Cricket Association XI three from 14:00.
The winners will battle in the final from 19:00 hours. Last year Albion Cricket Club and Bermine Cricket Club were assisted with $100,000 each from the proceeds while this year, three orphanages, two schools and the host venue Albion Cricket Ground will benefit.