A record number of entry forms have been submitted for participation in the inaugural Magnum ‘Mash Cup’ Futsal Classic, slated to commence tomorrow at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue.
According to an official release from the coordinators, Legacy Entertainment, approximately 45 teams have signalled their intention to be a part of the inaugural championship, which is a record number for this format.
The media release further stated that teams from several zones such as Linden, East Coast Demerara, West Demerara and East Bank Demerara will be represented in the tournament, as they aim to dethrone their Georgetown counterparts in the bid for the title.
Presently the confirmed entrants from the Linden are NK Ballers, Silver Bullets and Swag Entertainment. In terms of the East Coast of Demerara, Buxton Diamond and Ansa McAl All-Stars are the representatives.
Meanwhile, Mocha and Agricola Champion Boys are the flag bearers for the East Bank of Demerara, while Showstoppers will carry the hopes of West Demerara.
In terms of Georgetown, the notable teams that have already secured their berths are Sparta Boss, Future Stars, Gold is Money, Back Circle, Leopold Street, Albouystown-A, Sophia, Broad Street, North Ruimveldt, North East La Penitence, Channel-9 Warriors and Bent Street.
The release further said that the remaining entrants will be confirmed today, with the resulting fixtures being issued to the respective competitors.