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Celebrity Cricket Match, Saturday, June 10th, 2006 – Queens, NY

Celebrity Cricket Match

Saturday, June 10, 11:00 am – 6:30 pm
Idlewild Park
223 Street & 148 Avenue, Jamaica, Queens

A team comprised of local cricket league players will compete against an Invitational West Indies team. The cricket match is being organized in collaboration with local leagues, and is expected to attract spectators from the United States and Canada who are nationals of many cricket-playing member countries.

It promises to be a great day of competition, fun and a showcase of the tremendous talent of the Region! Caribbean art, food and novelty items will be available on sale.

The action starts at 11:00 am. Admission is free but donations to the CTO Foundation are welcome.

PLAYERS

* Joel Garner – Barbados
* Hendy Bryan – Barbados
* Irving Shillingford – Dominica
* Junior Murray – Grenada
* Dennison Thomas – Grenada
* Derrick Kallicharran – Guyana
* Sew Shivnaraine – Guyana
* Everton Mathis – Jamaica
* Stephen Liburd – St. Kitts & Nevis
* Darren Sammy – St. Lucia
* Derrick Holliday – St. Maarten
* Suruj Ragoonath – Trinidad and Tobago
* Cameron Curry – St. Vincent & the Grenadines

CONSULTANT
Andy Roberts – Antigua & Barbuda

UMPIRE
Allan Clarke

Directions to Idlewild Park:

By Car: Southern State Parkway (West) becomes Belt Parkway to Francis Lewis Blvd Exit. Right on Francis Lewis Blvd. Right on Brookville Blvd. Right on 147th Ave. Left on 230th Place. Right on 149th Ave.

Belt Parkway East to Springfield Blvd (Exit 22)Take EXIT 22 toward SPRINGFIELD BLVD

Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto S CONDUIT AVE

Turn RIGHT onto 222ND ST.

Turn LEFT onto 145TH AVE.

Turn RIGHT onto 223RD ST.

By Train/Bus: E, J or Z train to Parsons/Archer (Jamaica Center) station, then take Bus Q111 or Q113 to 147 Ave & 223 Street.

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