Bermuda Health Care Services (BHCS) and Brown Darrell Clinic presented the Safe Hands Award for a second year in a row to St. Georges Player Allan Douglas.
The Safe Hands Award was established 1998, with the Calvin “Bummy” Symonds plaque unveiled in 2003 to honor the outstanding cricketer who led St George’s to eight victories between 1961 and 1969.
Mr. Douglas an avid sportsman continues to make great strides around sports and this was seen during his performance at the Annual Cup Match Classic.
Medical Director for BHCS, Dr. Mahesh Reddy presented Douglas with a check for $1,000, a $1,000 travel voucher and the Calvin “Bummy” Symonds plaque.
Douglas' name will join Cup Match greats as Lionel Cann, Janeiro Tucker and Dwayne “Sluggo” Leverock just to name a few.
Bermuda HealthCare Services and Brown-Darrell Clinic are committed to supporting the community through the financial support of numerous individuals, organizations and community events including sponsoring elite athletes, Pembroke Hamilton Club and the BHCS Safe Hands Award.
Douglas was named the 2017 Safe Hands Award Winner for this breathtaking catch taken on Friday afternoon to dismiss Stephen Outerbridge off the bowling of Kyle Hodsoll.
During today’s award ceremony Douglas reflected on the catch saying, “I was really just trying to stop the ball from going out of the grounds, I am talk and athletic and that helped me to get up and hold onto the ball.”