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Cricket Independence style

Brian Lara and Olympic sailor Andrew Lewis hang out with guests at the blink bmobile suite in the Oval during the T20 for 50 cricket festival

The recent ‘T-20 for 50’ cricket tournament held at the Queen’s Park Oval last weekend in celebration of T&T’s Golden Jubilee was indeed action packed and described by many as the ultimate, fun family weekend activity to commemorate the  Independence of our great nation.  Blink/Bmobile was proud to add to the festivities and hosted several notable individuals and dignitaries in its corporate box including Prime Minister the Hon. Kamla Persad-Bissessar.

The Prime Minister had a first class seat to enjoy the on field showdowns which featured a faceoff between 2 all star teams respectively led by former West Indies cricket captain Brian Lara and former Trinidad and Tobago captain Daren Ganga. Also, the crowd of corporate execs, embassy officials and national athletes had the opportunity to witness a battle of the islands as both T&T and Jamaica clashed for bragging rights in the tournament.

In addition to the Prime Minister, throughout the exciting cricket weekend Blink/Bmobile also hosted Minister of Trade, Industry and InvestmentVasanth Bharant, Political Assistant/Attorney at Law Debra Coryat-Patton, Political and Economic Chief at the Embassy of the United States of America Keith Gilges, Costa Rica Ambassador to T&T Ricardo Thompson Thompson and Olympic athletes Njisane Phillip, Andrew Lewis and gold medalist Keshorn Walcott.

As guests of the corporate box were treated to delectable meals, appetizers and beverages, Blink/Bmobile which was a sponsor of the tournament kept the fans in the stands entertained in between matches via its specially erected live performance stage which featured appearances by artistes Shurwayne Winchester, JW and Blaze and media personality Sunny Bling.

The weekend at the Oval was thoroughly enjoyed by all in attendance with many still expressing their glee at being able to see the ‘Prince of Port-Of-Spain’ in action one more time.

As the nation of Trinidad and Tobago achieves yet another milestone Blink/Bmobile maintains its commitment to support and sponsor local athletes, sporting events and initiatives.