GT Beer/Keep Your Five Alive| Defending champs Sparta Boss to battle Charlotte Street on opening night

first_imgSPARTA Boss, the defending champions of the annual ‘GT Beer/Keep Your Five Alive’ Futsal tournament, will open their quest for another title against Charlotte Street, when the competition kicks off tomorrow at the National Gymnasium at 19:00hrs.With over $1M up for grabs in prize money this year, the tournament which is in its 7th edition will open with a ‘bang’. Apart from the mouthwatering clash between Sparta and Charlotte Street, Upsetters and Bad-A-Yard will get things going from 19:00hrs,Next up will be North East vs Back Circle, Leopold vs Avocado Ballers, Showstoppers vs LA Ballers, BS vs Stabroek Ballers and Tiger Bay vs Bagotstown.Bent Street and Broad Street will collide in the seventh game of the night, followed by the penultimate game of the evening which will feature Alexander Village taking on Ol Skool Ballers.Promoter Kevin Adonis disclosed recently that this year’s competition has been tailored to provide riveting action throughout the seven days. Unlike previous years where the top two teams were the only ones compensated, this year will see the top four teams win cash in excess of $1M.Adonis said he has acquiesced to a request made by the teams and will now reward the top four teams with cash prizes and other incentives.Another change that Adonis has made is the number of teams invited to the tournament has moved from 32 to 24 and they will be divided into six groups of four, with the top two from each advancing automatically to the knockout phase, along with the best four third-placed finishers, following the completion of the round robin stage.The teams invited are: Gold is Money, Sparta Boss, Leopold Street, Tiger Bay, Albouystown, BV, Melanie, Vryheid’s Lust, Avocado Ballers, Future Stars, Back Circle, North East La Penitence, Showstoppers, Broad Street, Alexander Village, GWI, Upsetters, LA Ballers, Bagotstown, Sophia, Spot 7, Charlotte Street, Ol Skool Ballers and Bent Street.Among the corporate entities that have signalled their intention to support the tournament are: GT Beer, Hits and Jams 94.1 Boom FM, Star Party Rentals, Royal Castle, Prime Security, Fireside Grill and Chill, Keep It Clean Car Wash, Flashback 2020 and BK International.last_img

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