NuWare New Jersey T20 Finals on Saturday, Oct 18th at Mercer County Park
Oct 16, 2008
The finals of the NuWare New Jersey Twenty20 held in association with Reebok will be played on Saturday, October 18th at the Mercer County Park - Pitch #2. The event will kick off at 12 Noon and the Final match between Global Challengers and Philadelphia Terminators starts at 1PM sharp.
EBC Radio will broadcast the event live and TV crews are expected as well. A Bollywood style half-time show will be one of the highlights of the event.
DreamCricket has planned fun-games before, during and after the finals including Direct Hit contest and Bowl-out contest. A cricket bowling machine will be present at the venue for people to try out their batting skills. Indigo Restaurant, our hospitality partner will also offer vending at the event.
At the award ceremony following the finals, made possible by title sponsor NuWare and the associate sponsor Reebok, the following awards will be presented:
Winner of NuWare New Jersey Twenty20 will take home a crystal trophy, which they will retain for the duration that they are the champions. In addition, the winning team will take home a check for $5000.
The runner-up will take home a crystal bowl which they will retain for the duration that they are the runner-up. In addition, they will receive a check for $2000.
The two losing semi-finalists - North Jersey Renegades and New York Knights - will receive $500 for each team. In addition, they will receive a 10 hour Member Team Pass for the DreamCricket Indoor Nets.
Reebok Cricket Spirit Awards will be given to Somerset Cavaliers, Mercer Warriors and Jersey Indians. This award comprises a Reebok Cricket Spirit trophy plus 1 Reebok Skipper bat for each of the three teams.
Tri-State Argonauts, Edison Daredevils, NJ Royals, Connecticut Patriots and Holmdel Hurricanes will receive 2 Boxes of cricket Balls courtesy of Reebok and 4 Hour Member Team pass for the DreamCricket Indoor Nets.
The Tournament MVP will receive a MVP Trophy as well as a complete Reebok Kit including a kit bag, two Reebok Skipper bats, Reebok pads, Reebok clothing and 1 dozen Reebok balls.
In addition, the top 3 batsmen (other than the MVP) will receive a Trophy plus 1 Reebok Skipper bat each.
Top 3 bowlers will receive a Trophy and 1 dozen Reebok Cricket balls each.
A trophy and a Reebok bag will be awarded to the Best American Cricketer in the tournament (any cricketer under 25 years of age who has played all his cricket in USA).
Man of the Match Trophies and Real Men Play Cricket T-shirts will be awarded to all 25 Man of the Match winners (All MoMs will be announced separately). A trophy and t-shirt is also planned for the Best Fielder.