Guyana: Illegal World Cup mug

Ryan at the West Indies Cricket blog finds a photo on Flickr of a piece of illegal Cricket World Cup merchandise, a mug allegedly purchased in a craft store in Georgetown, Guyana: ‘This is going to be a big problem for the World Cup authorities as the tournament gets near,” writes Ryan. “It’s almost impossible to police this stuff in the Caribbean.” The 2007 Cricket World Cup starts on March 11, with matches taking place in nine different Caribbean territories.

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