Playing a man down in the second half, Miami FC fought its way to a 1-1 draw against the FC Tampa Bay Rowdies in the first ever meeting between the two teams in the Coastal Cup, a physical match that marked the new era for a classic rivalry.
Jamaica College defeated St George 3-0 on Saturday, April 17th, 2010 to claim the Ziadie Masters Cup soccer trophy. It was there first Ziadie Masters Cup win since the tournament began 6 years ago. The St. Georges team was gracious in their loss and vowed to win back the trophy in 2011. The St. George's College and Jamaica College over-40 teams played to a 2-2 draw in the Ziadie Cup Senior Match.
MoneyGram International (NYSE:MGI), a leading global money transfer company, announced today an agreement with the International Cricket Council for its sponsorship as the official money transfer partner at the ICC World Twenty20 West Indies 2010 cricket event to run April 30 to May 16. Cricket is among the largest sports attractions in countries that rely on remittance services including India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, as well as countries in Southern Africa and the Caribbean.
IrieTimes.com will be doing another FIRST in South Florida on Saturday April 17th from 2-6pm when they will broadcast live from the 6th annual Ziadie Cup between JC & St. Georges at the Silver Shores Park. The broadcast will not only be live on the internet but on WAVS Radio 1170 with Ron Burke. It will be the first time that an internet broadcast will be done on Caribbean Radio in South Florida.