Everest Cricket Club on Saturday, July 28, 2018 unveiled their new jersey for the next one year. The Blue-black jersey has a touch of blue in front, with the logo of their title sponsors ‘Golden Dragon Casino’ at the back.
The unveiling which came off at the Achimota Cricket Oval in the morning, also saw a friendly match with Supreme Cricket Club. After winning the toss, Supreme CC opted to bat first and scored 126-10 in 30 overs. Former player of Everest, Isaac Aboagye, who now plays for Supreme CC scored 25 runs, while Suki scored 22 runs. Vincent Ateak took 4 wickets whereas Girish Varadarajan took 2 wickets in the bowling figures.
Everest CC in the second innings scored 127-5 in 25 overs, thereby winning by 5 wickets. Halim Khan scored 35 runs and Shiryan scored 24 runs.
The short ceremony also saw players of the club signing annual contracts with for the first time. This maiden contract system by Everest is a moral booster to the game in this part of the continent.
Everest Cricket Club which was founded in 2015 with mainly Indian players still has 6 Ghanaian players as Joseph Kwame Theodore have replaced exited National team captain Isaac Aboagye.
The club apart from its main title sponsors has strong support from ICK International, 9 pm Vodka and a Cricket enthusiast, Mrs Sushma Chukapalli.
Everest Cricket Club was crowned winners of the recent Greater Accra Cricket League and champions of the 2017 DIWALI Cup. Apart from losing the 2016 Diwali Cup to BGC, the club has won all tournaments participated in, for the past 2 years.