Blairmont CC Receives Sponsorship

Date Published: 
19-Apr-2012
Source: 
Guyana Times
Author: 
Guyana Times Staff

Blairmont Cricket Club received full sponsorship for its Under-15 and Under-19 teams from Chowramootoo Construction, located at Rosignol Village, West Coast Berbice. The two teams will now play under the banner, Chowramootoo Construction Blairmont Under-15 and Under-19.

The company’s Chief Executive Officer, Alvin Chowramootoo, recently presented 32 shirts to the club, as well as a cheque worth $50,000 to cover overhead expenses such as balls, travelling and snacks for the teams. He also informed members at the presentation that he is looking to partner with the club for more youth development programmes.

The captain and vice-captain of the Under-15 team are Permanand Ramdhan and Mohan Deodat respectively, while Nick Ramsaroop and Kevin Jahwahir are the youngsters in charge of the Under-19 unit. Ramdhan and Jahwair both expressed their appreciation for the sponsorship received, promising that they will make maximum use of it.

President of the club, Shabeer Baksh, assured the sponsors that their input will be used for its intended purpose. He said the club is looking forward to a long and fruitful relationship with the company.

Mrs. Chowramootoo presents the cheque and gear to Under-19 captain Nick Ramsaroop, while other players and officials of the club look on.