CPL stands for the Caribbean Premier League is an annual Twenty20 cricket tournament held in the Caribbean. It was created in the year 2013 and replaced the Caribbean Twenty20 as the Premier competition in the Caribbean.
Currently, it is sponsored by the Hero Motocorp and consequently officially named the Hero CPL. The inaugural tournament was won by the Jamaica Tallawahs who defeated the Guyana Amazon Warriors in the final.
The West Indies Cricket Board is the responsible authority, who first announced the plans for the Caribbean Premier League in 2012. The board met to make decisions on the structure and organization of the Caribbean Twenty20 CPL.
Hero CPL 2019 Official Match Details
Now, the 7th edition of HERO CPL T20 championship is all set to kick off on 4th September 2019 with an opening Match. As per the updates, the first match of HERO CPL T20 championship will be played on 21st August 2019 and the last match is scheduled to be on 12 October 2019.
As per the official notification of CPL T20 board, the opening round of matches would be played in Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana before the tournament returns to the two countries for the playoff and the final.
The chief Operating of the T20 extravaganza sounded delighted on the developments and is looking forward to having the best in the business from around the world.
CPL 2019 Match Fixture Date and Time
|4 September||Trinbago Knight Riders VS St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||07:00 pm||Trinidad|
|5 September||Guyana Amazon Warriors vs St Lucia Stars||06:00 pm||TBC|
|6 September||Trinbago Knight Riders vs Jamaica Tallawahs||08:00 pm||Trinidad|
|7 September||Guyana Amazon Warriors VS St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||08:00 pm||TBC|
|8 September||Trinbago Knight Riders VS St Lucia Stars||12:00 pm||Trinidad|
|8 September||Guyana Amazon Warriors VS Barbados Tridents||05:00 pm||TBC|
|10 September||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots VS Jamaica Tallawahs||06:00 pm||St Kitts|
|11 September||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots VS Barbados Tridents||06:00 pm||St Kitts|
|12 September||Jamaica Tallawahs VS St Lucia Stars||07:00 pm||Jamaica|
|13 September||Jamaica Tallawahs VS Trinbago Knight Riders||08:00 pm||Jamaica|
|14 September||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots VS Guyana Amazon Warriors||08:00 pm||St Kitts|
|15 September||Jamaica Tallawahs VS Barbados Tridents||12:00 pm||Jamaica|
|15 September||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots VS St Lucia Stars||05:00 pm||St Kitts|
|17 September||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots VS Trinbago Knight Riders||06:00 pm||St Kitts|
|18 September||Jamaica Tallawahs VS Guyana Amazon Warriors||07:00 pm||Jamaica|
|19 September||Jamaica Tallawahs VS St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||07:00 pm||Jamaica|
|20 September||St Lucia Stars VS Barbados Tridents||08:00 pm||St Lucia|
|21 September||St Lucia Stars VS Trinbago Knight Riders||08:00 pm||St Lucia|
|22 September||Barbados Tridents VS Guyana Amazon Warriors||06:00 pm||Barbados|
|23 September||Barbados Tridents VS Jamaica Tallawahs||06:00 pm||Barbados|
|24 September||St Lucia Stars VS St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||06:00 pm||St Lucia|
|25 September||St Lucia Stars VS Guyana Amazon Warriors||06:00 pm||St Lucia|
|26 September||Barbados Tridents VS Trinbago Knight Riders||06:00 pm||Barbados|
|27 September||St Lucia Stars VS Jamaica Tallawahs||06:00 pm||St Lucia|
|28 September||Barbados Tridents VS St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||08:00 pm||Barbados|
|29 September||Barbados Tridents VS St Lucia Stars||08:00 pm||Barbados|
|30 September||Trinbago Knight Riders VS Guyana Amazon Warriors||06:00 pm||Trinidad|
|2 October||Trinbago Knight Riders VS Barbados Tridents||07:00 pm||Trinidad|
|3 October||Guyana Amazon Warriors VS Jamaica Tallawahs||07:00 pm||TBC|
|4 October||Guyana Amazon Warriors VS Trinbago Knight Riders||06:00 pm||TBC|
|6 October||Eliminator – TBC||08:00 pm||TBC|
|6 October||Qualifier TBC||12:00 pm||TBC|
|8 October||Semi-final TBC||05:00 pm||Trinidad|
|12 October||Final – TBC||07:00 pm||Trinidad|
CPL 2019 All Teams, Team Captains and Player List
CPL T20 is considered to be one of the biggest T20 tournament. This year, the HERO CPL T20 tournament is starting from 12 August 2019 and ending on 27 September 2019. In this tournament, the world’s nomadic stars are playing. Six teams will participate in this tournament. At the end of each team’s players have finalized.
This year, many new and big stars have joined the team at the CPL T20 2019. CPL T20 2019 all the teams have been sorted very hard. All cricket lovers can check all the six teams and their Captains participating in CPL T20 League 2019 in the below table.
|No||Name of Teams||Team Captains|
|1||Guyana Amazon Warriors||Shoaib Malik|
|2||Barbados Tridents Squad||Jason Holder|
|3||Jamaica Tallawahs Squad||Andre Russel|
|4||St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Squad||Chris Gayle|
|5||St Lucia Stars Squad||Kieoran Pollard|
|6||Trinbago Knight Riders Squad||Dwayne Bravo|
In this seventh season of HERO CPL T20 championship 2019, a few new players have selected by replacing the old ones. Check the latest player lists of each of the six teams participating in HERO CPL 2019 championship in the below section.
CPL 2019 Official Team Squad and Players List
Guyana Amazon Warriors:
Shoaib Malik (captain), Luke Ronchi, Imran Tahir, Roshon Primus, Sohail Tanvir, Gajanand Singh, Chadwick Walton, Shimron Hetmyer, Cameron Delport, Jason Mohammed, Devendra Bishoo, Rayad Emrit, Saurabh Netravalkar, Veerasammy Permaul, Akshaya Persaud, Keemo Paul, Sherfane Rutherford, Romario Shepherd
Barbados Tridents Squad:
Jason Holder (captain), Ashley Nurse, Steven Smith, Dwayne Smith, Dominic Drakes, Imran Khan, Hashim Amla, Mark Deyal, Martin Guptill, Mohammad Irfan (replaced Junaid Khan), Raymon Reifer, Nicholas Pooran, Shai Hope, Roston Chase, Shamar Springer, Shakib Al Hasan, Tion Webster, Sunny Sohal, Wahab Riaz
Jamaica Tallawahs Squad:
Andre Russell(Captain), Shahid Afridi, Steven Taylor, Steven Jacobs, Kennar Lewis, Glenn Phillips, Imad Wasim, Oshane Thomas, Rovman Powell, Elmore Hutchinson, David Miller, Ross Taylor, Andre McCarthy, Krishmar Santokie, Kemar Roach, Kristian Kallicharran, Johnson Charles, Samuel Badree
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Squad:
Chris Gayle(Captain), Brandon King, Ben Cutting, Ibrahim Khalil, Evin Lewis, Devon Thomas, Graeme Cremer, Shamarh Brooks, Javil Glenn, Alzarri Joseph, Mahmadullah Reyad, Jeremiah Louis, Carlos Brathwaite, Sandeep Lamichhane, Fabian Allen, Sheldon Cottrell, Tabraiz Shamsi, Tom Cooper
St Lucia Stars Squad:
Lendl Simmons, Qias Ahmad, Rakheem Cornwall, Kesrick Williams, Christopher Lamont, Chandrapaul Hemraj, David Warner (replaced D’Arcy Short), Jaskaran Malholtra, Mitch McCleneghan, Andre Fletcher, Dasun Shanaka, Rumman Raees, Darren Sammy, Kaveem Hodge, Kieron Pollard(Captain), Niroshan Dickwella, Odean Smith, Obed McCoy, Hussain Talat, Mohammad Sami, Mark Chapman
Trinbago Knight Riders Squad:
Hamza Tariq, Terrence Hinds, Sunil Narine, Colin Munro, Ronsford Beaton, Dwayne Bravo, Darren Bravo, Chris Lynn, Brendon McCullum, Khary Pierre, Javon Searles, Denesh Ramdin, Kevon Cooper, Nikita Miller, Shannon Gabriel (replaced Junior Dala), Amir Jangoo, Anderson Phillips, Fawad Ahmed (replaced Shadab Khan)