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Cup Match 2021

Cup Match 2021

5 Bermudian Dishes to Enjoy Over Cup Match

According to veteran Cup Match food vendor and St. David’s Islander, Dolly Pitcher, “People go to Cup Match for four reasons - the food, Crown & Anchor, drinking and (after a long pause) the cricket.” Here are the 5 foods traditionally enjoyed over Cup Match.   Curried Mussel Pie Bermudians love some mussel pie at Cup Match. The local custom is to have the lid of the hot pie sliced open and a dollop of mayonnaise inserted. For the Pie…


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Celebrating Cup Match 2021

It's official: Cup Match is back on and together with HSBC Bermuda, we're celebrating the history and culture behind our annual cricketing holiday. In the lead up to the game, we're reflecting on what it means to be Bermudian and…


Cup Match 2021

The History of Cup Match

There is nothing like Cup Match in Bermuda. Nothing like it in the world. Nowhere else in the cricketing world, not England where the great game was invented nor in the cricket-crazy Caribbean does a whole COUNTRY celebrate a cricket…


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Celebrating Emancipation Day & Mary Prince Day

Cup Match is about cricket and celebrating all things Bermudian, but there's a very serious side to our annual holiday too. The first day of Cup Match is Emancipation Day, which celebrates the end of slavery in Bermuda, declared on…


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VIDEO: Cup Match Then & Now

Feeling nostalgic, so are we!   Read more from HSBC Bermuda's Cup Match series, HERE!     HSBC Bank Bermuda Limited 37 Front Street, Hamilton (441) 295-4000 www.hsbc.bm

Cup Match 2021

10 Ways to Celebrate Cup Match

It's official: Cup Match is back on and together with HSBC Bermuda, we're celebrating the history and culture behind our annual cricketing holiday. In the lead up to the game, we're reflecting on what it means to be Bermudian and…