Governor's Cup (Cricket)

The winning school (GCI Old Boys & GCI Cricket Team) flaunting their trophy, award, gifts and cash prizes!

L-R. (Standing)
1. Mr. Ogunsina Adebola (Chairman, Oyo State Cricket Association, Old Boy of GCI and Chairman, 1975 Set.)
2. Barrister Akioye Adebola, Former Cricketer, Founder, Ibadan Metropolitan Cricket Club and an Old Boy of GCI (1978 Set).

3. Salaudeen Habeeb (SSS 2)
4. Odejimi Bamise (SSS 1) displaying his gift as the Best Batman of the Tournament
5. Hassan Gbenga (SSS 1)
6. Anthony Peter (SSS 2)

7. Barrister Abayomi Oke (Honourable Commissioner for Youth & Sports, Oyo State, Former Cricketer and Old Boy of GCI, 1979 Set)

8. Olabode Lateef (SSS 1)
9. Olojede Augustine (SSS 2) Team Captain and Bowler, displaying his gift as the Best Bowler of the Tournament and the cash prize won by his team.
10. Oseni Emmanuel (SSS 1) displaying the gift of the team

11. Coach John Idakwu (Cricket Coach, Oyo State)

12. Okene David (SSS 1)

13. Adegboye Seyi (SSS 1)
14. Yusuff Babatunde (SSS 1)
15. Akinyemi Segun (SSS 1) holding the award of participation and
16. Adeniyi Ademola (SSS 2) - Assistant Captain and Team Keeper, raising the trophy.

At the Oyo State Secondary School Cricket Competition, also known as Governor's Cup, which took place between major Secondary Schools in Ibadan, and saw Government College Ibadan, GCI as the overall winner, and Baptist Secondary School, BSS Oke - Ado; IMG Grammar School, Ibadan and AUD School, Ibadan as the first, second and third runners-up respectively.

The grand finale was held between GCI and BSS on Friday, 3rd of March, 2017 at the Cricket Pavilion of the Obafemi Awolowo Stadium (Old Liberty Stadium); and GCI won the game with 126 Runs to 85 Runs.


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