TVJ’s WCup party hits Half Way Tree

Jamaica Gleaner - - SPORTS - Marc Stamp/Gleaner Writer

THE TVJ/TVJ-SN & HITZ 92FM World Cup Kick Off Party be­gins in style at Man­dela Park in Half Way Tree to­day. The ac­tion starts at noon and con­tin­ues un­til 7 p.m.

“We will be bring­ing the ex­cite­ment of the World Cup with a num­ber of ac­tiv­i­ties,” Na­to­nia Sylva, mar­ket­ing and sales man­ager, Tele­vi­sion Ja­maica Lim­ited and Ca­ble Ser­vices, told The Gleaner yes­ter­day.

“We will broad­cast (the World Cup) live on TVJ and TVJ Sports Net­work. For per­sons who missed out we will also have high­lights of the matches for the day,” she added. “TVJ will pro­vide pre- and post-game cov­er­age of the World Cup and this will fea­ture sev­eral top an­a­lysts. We will also have give­aways in­clud­ing tele­vi­sion sets.”

To­day’s ac­tiv­i­ties in­clude, One-on-one cage football, ball jug­gling com­pe­ti­tion and an eight-point shoot-out.

There will also be a FIFA E-Zone with football-themed video games and World Cup-themed face paint­ing (coun­try colours, coun­try flags).

There will be an en­ter­tain­ment pack­age fea­tur­ing Kabaka Pyra­mid, Jessie Royal, Twins of Twins, Bling Dawg, Jer­maine Brown (TVJ/HITZ Sports) and Dwayne Ex­tol (TVJ/HITZ Sports).

Live broad­casts through­out the after­noon will be on:

I HITZ 92FM: Girls’ Sport Club (12 – 2pm)

I HITZ 92FM: D’Bounce with Jenny Jenny (2 p.m. – 5 p.m.)

I HITZ 92FM: Sports Grill (5 p.m. – 7 p.m.)

I LIVE on TVJ 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. hosted by Dahlia Harris, Neville Bell and Oral Tracy.

Spon­sors in­clude JN Group, FLOW, KFC and Coca Cola.

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