[www.inewsguyana.com] – The Guyana Media XI will look to rebound from their 29-run loss at the hands of Gas Masters last Friday when they take on Jasper Renegades on Sunday at the YMCA ground, Thomas Lands.
The 20/20 hardball match will bowl off at 13:00 hours and is expected to be a keenly contested affair as Jasper Renegades had long expressed an interest in facing the Media boys.
Both captains- Calvin Roberts of Guyana Media XI and Fabian Ramdatt of Jasper Renegades- have boasted of their confidence in coming out victorious on Sunday, noting that their respective sides have a good blend of batsmen, bowlers and fielders.
The Guyana Media XI has been training on a weekly basis, and started preparations for this game on Thursday with a session at the Everest ground. Another training session is billed for this afternoon at 15:00h at the same venue.
Sunday’s game will provide an opportunity for the Media boys to improve on their record, which currently stands at one win, one defeat and one no-result.
Trophies for the game have been sponsored by Trophy Stall, Beauty and Home System Inc., Guyana Avon Breast Cancer Association, Hour Parking Lot, North American Resources Limited, Lionel Da Silva of Da Silva House of Optics, PPR Auto Spares, Jagdesh Mohanlall, Mahendra Moottoo and Jai Signs and Auto Design.
The Media team will come from: Calvin Roberts (Captain), John Ramsingh, Rajiv Bisnauth, Ravi Persaud, Daniel Singh, Avenash Ramzan, Keon Blades, Ishaka Jackman, Esan Griffith, Jermaine Neblett, Duncan Saul, Sean Devers, Clifton Ross, Kizan Brummell, Shahrukh Imran, Chad Ramsarup, Orlando Charles, Zaheer Mohamed and Treiston Joseph.
Jasper Renegades squad reads: Fabian Ramdatt (Captain), Seon Bovell, Subram Singh, Dale LaRose, Akshay Rampersuad, Kelvin Bovell, Sunil Ramlall, Marlon Thomas, Bobby Singh, Eric Sukrah, Lennox Andrews, Karran Bissessar, Vick Williams and Anthony Ifill.
Admission to the venue is free.