All set for Greatest of the Streets knockout round

With the group stage round now completed, the round-of-16 stage in the Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets’ Georgetown Championship will commence today at the National Cultural Centre Tarmac on Mandela Avenue.

In the opening fixture at 19:00hrs, East Front Road will lock horns with Upsetters while the second fixture at 19:30hrs will witness North East La Penitence clashing with Stevedore Housing Scheme.

At 20:00hrs Bent Street will come up against Old School Ballers while at 20:30hrs, West Back Road will face off with defending champion North Ruimveldt from 20:30hrs in the fourth fixture.

 Part of the action from the earlier group stage round in the Guinness Greatest of the Streets Georgetown Championship at the National Cultural Centre tarmac on Mandela Avenue
Part of the action from the earlier group stage round in the Guinness Greatest of the Streets Georgetown Championship at the National Cultural Centre tarmac on Mandela Avenue

In the fifth showdown at 21:00hrs, former holder Leopold Street will do battle with newcomers Channel-9 Warriors while former titlist Back Circle will face off with Jamoon Drive from 21:30hrs in the sixth affair.

The final two fixtures of the night will pit West Front Road-Gold is Money against Shopping Plaza at 22:00hrs and Sparta Boss against Holmes Street Tiger Bay from 22:30hrs.

Following the conclusion of the round of 16 stage, the quarterfinal round will commence on Friday December 4th at the same venue.

Winner of the event will pocket $500,000, the championship trophy and the right to represent the zone at the national tourney while the second, third and fourth placed units will collect $200,000, $150,000 and $100,000 respectively and the corresponding accolade.

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