On May 17th, 2017, The Hand-in-Hand Mutual Fire & Life Insurance Companies once again partnered with the Guyana Cricket Board in their second contractual year sponsorship towards the U-19 Inter County Tournament.
The tournament will be launched on May 29th, 2017 with defending Champions Demerara facing off with the select U-17s at Lusignan and Berbice playing Essequibo at Everest Cricket Ground. The second round will be played on May 31st, while the final preliminary round is set for June 1st with the two top teams advancing to the Final at Providence on June 2nd. The one-day format will be played with Red balls and white clothes.
The three-day tournament is scheduled to be played with three rounds from June 6-16. Matches will be played at Providence, Lusignan, Eve Leary and Everest, but it was disclosed that due to the unstable weather pattern venues can be changed. Read more