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Remembering Louis “Red” DeSilva

Louis Ricardo DeSilva, J.P was born on March 4th 1947 in a small room which overlooks shinbone alley. Louis grew up as a Shinbone Alley Cat in the heart of St. George’s and St. George’s has always had his heart.  He has been involved in sport from a young age and played football for the St. George’s Youth Club, the Wellington Rovers, St. George ... More

Cup Match Legends: Allen Richardson

Imagine being chosen to play in the annual Cup Match classic by all five of the selectors during their deliberations, but in the final analysis being omitted from the team. Such was the fate of this year’s Cup Match legend, Allen Richardson, in the mid-1980s. During that era, the St George’s selectors had a practice of selecting club players, who were ... More

Player Profile: Leroy (Tubby) Richardson

"I made up my mind that if I didn’t excel at bowling, then I would do so with my fielding, and if I did not excel there, then I would excel with my batting." Name: Leroy Ernest Richardson | Date of Birth: June 30, 1921 | Nickname: Tubby Start in cricket: I played one game at school versus Elliot Primary and got a duck. I played in the ... More

First Cup Match Trial

The following players have been selected for the first Cup Match trial game against St David’s, which will be for the Turkey Barnes Trophy. Players are asked to be at Lord’s for 8.45am, with the game to start at 10am prompt. St George’s Select: M Simmons (capt), D Smith, A Cannonier, Onias Bascome, Okera Bascome, N Paynter, T Wilson, Jordan Smith, Z ... More

Cup Match star to be honoured at fun day

St George’s Cricket Club will host the Travis “Lil Dude” Smith Memorial Fun Day next Saturday at Wellington Oval to mark the tenth anniversary of his death at the age of 26. The brainchild of his mother, Sandra, the day of activities will involve a cricket seven-a-side tournament between six teams. The winners will play against a team made up of ... More

Youth Football Registration

St. George's Cricket Club Youth Football Registration is now open for the following age groups: Under 6 Under 8 Under 10 Under 12 Under 14 Visit our Youth Football page or email stgeorgesfc@outlook.com for more information.         More

Hodsoll wins Sportsmanship Award

Kyle Hodsoll, the St George’s bowler, has been awarded the The Bermuda Friendly Societies Association Sportsmanship Award. According to the seven member Lodges, Hodsoll “best exemplified the principles of good sportsmanship and fair play throughout the 2015 Annual Cricket Classic”. The award will be presented tomorrow at Manchester Unity Hall, ... More

2015 Cup Match Team

OJ Pitcher (Captain) George O'Brien (V. Captain) Fiqre Crockwell Jason Anderson Onias Bascome - Recalled Christian Burgess - Recalled Treadwell Gibbons - Recalled Damali Bell - Recalled Stefan Kelly - Recalled Macai Simmons (Colt) Kyle Hodsoll Reserves:  Jahron Dickinson Okera Bascome Nzari Paynter More

OJ Pitcher 2015 Cup Match Captain

OJ Pitcher of St David’s has been confirmed as captain of the St George’s Cup Match team for this month’s match at Wellington Oval. Speaking on ZBM last night, Pitcher called it an honour to be appointed to the post, which was vacant after Oronde Bascome stood down after last year’s defeat in Somerset. “I’m really looking forward to ... More

Best Summer Trips 2015

Cup Match is Bermuda's equivalent of the Super Bowl. The main event (July 29 to August 2) pits the island's two cricket teams—St. George's and Somerset—against each other and sparks a multiday, islandwide celebration. Cup Match Summer Splash events include BeachFest on Horseshoe Bay Beach, July 31, and the Non-Mariners Race (a zany spectacle with ... More