Hero CPL announces dates for ‘biggest and best’ campaign

Tournament to start in St. Lucia on 4 August and will conclude on 9 September 2017 CEO Damien O’Donohoe says fifth instalment of Hero CPL will be ‘the year of the fan’ The stage is set for the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) to be the biggest and best party tournament to date, after tournament…

CPL Draft: See the full line-up of teams for CPL 2017 tournament

#CPL17 Hero CPL 2017 launches with eye-catching Draft Tridents call on Pakistan’s Wahab Riaz; Lendl Simmons makes Tallawahs move; Samuels joins the Stars; Walton becomes an Amazon Warrior; Tournament bows for Afghanistan duo; Australia’s Cutting makes the Patriots cut; The fifth instalment of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) launched in spectacular fashion in Barbados…

Smith returns home to Tridents from Amazon Warriors

The Barbados Tridents have announced the transfer of prolific Barbadian opening batsman Dwayne Smith from the Guyana Amazon Warriors. In his one season with Guyana, Smith was the third highest scorer with 279 runs (best of 62) and helped the Warriors reach the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) final where they lost to Jamaica Tallawahs.…

Hero CPL to be played in August-September 2017

Fans home and away have grown accustomed to ‘the biggest party in sport’ starting their summer off with the highest form of world class T20 cricket in June – July. However, the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) games are likely to be shifted to the August-September period in 2017. This revelation was made by Pete Russell,…

CPL viewership grows at record pace

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) experienced a 44 per cent in viewership in 2016, the largest jump in viewership since its inaugural season in 2013. According to CPL, last season was watched by more than 134 million viewers worldwide, up from the 93 million that watched last year and twice as many as those…

Jamaica Tallawahs clinch second CPL title

Jamaica Tallawahs became the first team to win the Caribbean Premier League twice as they cantered to an easy nine-wicket victory over Guyana Amazon Warriors at the Warner Park in St Kitts on Sunday (August 7). An all-round effort from the bowlers led by Imad Wasim (3 for 21) meant Amazon Warriors were shot down…

Andre Russell carnage carries Tallawahs to CPL final

A lengthy delay and constant interruptions due to showers didn’t deter Andre Russell, as the big West Indian rained on Trinbago Knight Riders’ parade in a spectacular fashion. With the fastest century in Caribbean Premier League’s brief history – off 42 balls, Russell powered his side to 195 for 7 in 20 overs before picking…

Tallawahs, Knight Riders eye final berth

You would have often heard cricket pundits throw the phrase ‘peaked too soon’ around with nonchalant ease. In the 2015 World Cup, after India dismantled Pakistan and batted South Africa into submission, the pundits were out with their ‘India have peaked too soon’ cards considering their next matches were against relatively weaker opponents West Indies,…

Guyana Amazon Warriors book place in Hero CPL final    

2016 HERO CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE – MATCH REPORT 31: Guyana Amazon Warriors 150-6 (C Lynn 49, K Williams 4 for 37) beat Jamaica Tallawahs 146-8 (C Gayle 33, R Emrit 2 for 30) beat by four wickets. The Guyana Amazon Warriors have secured a place in the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) final with a…