Kick-off set for October 21

Hamilton Green 9-a-side Inter-Ward/Village Cup…

Within the next 10 days, 32 invited teams will have the opportunity to battle for the coveted first prize of $400,000 and the championship trophy, compliments of the Ministry of Citizenship as the Hamilton Green 9-a-side Inter-Ward/Village Cup will be held to commemorate the 84th birth anniversary of the former Mayor of Georgetown in Den Amstel on the West Coast of Demerara on October 21, 2018.
Over $700,000 in prize monies, trophies, and gifts will be awarded to the respective winners and outstanding performances at the end of the tournament, which will be run on a knockout basis with the final set to be played on November 11, at the Den Amstel Community Centre Ground. The runners-up will be awarded $200,000 and a trophy through the goodwill of John Fernandes Ltd, while the third and fourth-place finishers will receive $60,000 and $40,000 respectively, along with the Techno Mills and Courtney Benn Construction Services trophies in that order.
Also, the top four top finishers will receive hampers, compliments of Ricks & Sari Industries, while the highest goalscorer will walk away with a Lazy Boy Chair courtesy of AH&L Kissoon and a dinette set compliment of China Trading while the Most Valuable Player (MVP) will be awarded a special prize from Techno Mills.
Among the other sponsors on board are: IPA, Alfro Alphonso, Sattaur Gafoor, ANSA McAL, Top Brandz Distributors, MACORP, Cummings Electrical, Ready Mix, BK International and New Thriving Restaurant.
Meanwhile, the organisers have released the fixtures for the first three days of action with the winners advancing to the next round.