2021 marks 14 years of the VCA’s Ridgway Blake Lawyers SEPSSA Games and Vanuatu Cricket Association is pleased to start the competition again this year after COVID-19 put a hold to it in 2020.
SEPSSA Games, proudly sponsored by Ridgway Blake Lawyers, is an annual cricket competition for primary schools on South Efate and this year a total of Eight (8) primary schools will participate in the competition.
The participating schools are, Vila East, Melemaat, Suango, Kawenu, Peter Pan, Pikinini Playtime, PVIS and Central Primary. The competition will be split into a boys and girls category to allow more children to participate and provide an even playing for the children to display their talent and play their best cricket.
Pierre Chilia, VCA General Manager – Cricket Development, expressed that the VCA is grateful for the support of long-time sponsors and SEPSSA Games partner, Ridgway Blake Lawyers, because their support has been vital to the development of cricket and talent identification through the SEPSSA Games.
“At Vanuatu Cricket we are always incredibly grateful and thankful for the support of our partners and sponsors and this year is no exception. Ridgway Blake Lawyers have been sponsoring this competition for 14 years and there is no doubt that their support has been vital to the success of the competition for the last decade.
“Last year we were unable to run this competition because of COVID but we are thankful that we are able to run IT this year because through it, we have been able to identify talented players to play in our junior competitions,” Chilia said.
The Ridgway Blake Lawyers SEPSSA Games will run from March 24th to March 31st and Vanuatu Cricket is excited for the new talent that will be scouted through this junior competition.