BWIA sports teams off today

Date Published: 
Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaican members of the British West Indian Airways staff Club, led by G. G. Machado, leave the island today for Trinidad where they are scheduled to play a series of matches against Trinidadian members of the staff club. They will return to the island on October 3.

The Jamaicans will compete for trophies in cricket, football, table tennis, badminton and the overall championship.

Jamaica are the defending champions and favourites to regain all the trophies for the second time in two years.

A party of 25 players is expected to make the tour.