[www.inewsguyana.com] – West Side based Slingerz football club on Saturday (February 8) launched their Mashramani Champion Cup football tournament under the Stag brand.
The tournament which gets underway from February 15 at the Uitvlugt Community Centre ground will have some right clubs including the hosts participating.
The second edition of the tournament will see the winners carting off $500 000, second- placers $300 000, third-placers $200 000 and fourth-placers $100, 000 respectively.
Stag Beer Brand Manager John Maikoo said that they are looking to have a re-vibrancy of sport in the areas and as such they are promoting it how they can.
Remarking on the launch, West Demerara Football Association vice-president Christine Schmidt admitted that the sport has become an addiction on the West Side and persons will be eagerly looking forward to its kick off.
Also present at the launch was Slingerz Captain, Vurlon Mills. The event which will be dubbed the Stag Mashramani Champion Cup will see the playing dates released in the coming weeks.