Media XI to face PMCC in 2nd Gaskin Memorial matchup tomorrow
Guyana Chronicle article.
Georgetown, Guyana - Buoyed by their impressive win over the more illustrious Enmore Over-40 unit, the Calvin Roberts-led Media XI will venture to the Ancient County of Berbice tomorrow, where they will take on Port Mourant Cricket Club’s (PMCC) second division team in the second Gregory Gaskin Memorial cricket match.
Tomorrow’s encounter, a 30 overs-a-side contest, will bowl off at 11:00hrs and at stake will be trophies for the victors, runners-up and man-of-the-match, while the organiser is looking to make the contest an annual affair between the two sides.
John Ramsingh, Avenash Ramzan, Keon Blades, Ravi Persaud, Imran Mohammed, Daniel Singh and Rajiv Bisnauth, just to name a few, will set up the Media XI’s batting lineup, with support from Roberts, Kizan Brumell, Esaun Griffith and Jermaine Neblette.
The Media XI bowling will hinge around Neblette, Brumell, Mohammed, Persaud, Blades and Roberts, while former national Under-19 off-spinner Steven Latcha is expected to play as a guest player for the Media XI.
The home team’s challenge will be managed by Arif Chan, Joshua Ramsammy, Manoj Looknauth, Vivekanand Jagjit, Joshua Dhanai and the Cameron siblings in Nicholas and Dimitri Cameron. The Media XI team wish to thank the management of PMCC for hosting them on this venture.
Gaskin died two years ago following an accident with his super bike at the South Dakota Circuit and prior to his death, he was the Chairman of COP Security Services which dissolved and became Sentinel Security Services. He was also a certified Attorney-at-Law.
The Media XI will come from: Calvin Roberts, John Ramsingh, Daniel Singh, Ravi Persaud, Avenash Ramzan, Duncan Saul, Esaun Griffith, Imran Mohammed, Kizan Brumell, Clifton Ross, Steven Latcha, Jermaine Neblette and Keon Blade.
PMCC from: Arif Chan, Joshua Ramsammy, Dimitri Cameron, Joshua Dhanai, Manoj Looknauth, Nicholas Cameron, Daniel Samaroo, Ryan Singh, Vivekanand Jagjit, Tony McKenzie, Collis Greene and Haresh Jaipaul.