Times and venues for Hero CPL 2018 confirmed

first_imgThursday 16 AugSt Lucia Stars v Trinbago Knight Riders, Daren Sammy Stadium, 8pm Friday 31 AugBarbados Tridents v Guyana Amazon Warriors, Kensington Oval, 8pm Tuesday 14 AugJamaica Tallawahs v St Lucia Stars, Sabina Park, 7pm (6pm local time) Tuesday 21 AugSt Lucia Stars v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots, Daren Sammy Stadium, 6pm Friday 10 AugTrinbago Knight Riders v Jamaica Tallawahs, Queen’s Park Oval, 8pm Sunday 9 SeptGuyana Amazon Warriors v Trinbago Knight Riders, Providence, 6pm Saturday 25 AugBarbados Tridents v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots, Kensington Oval, 4pm Thursday 9 AugGuyana Amazon Warriors v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots, Providence, 6pm PLAYOFFS  Saturday 18 AugJamaica Tallawahs v Guyana Amazon Warriors, Central Broward Stadium, 8pm Friday 7 SeptTrinbago Knight Riders v Barbados Tridents, Queen’s Park Oval, 8pm The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) fixtures, venues and start times have been confirmed for the 2018 season which gets underway on the 8 August when defending champions Trinbago Knight Riders take on St Lucia Stars in Trinidad. The tournament will then visit Guyana, St Lucia, Jamaica, St Kitts, Barbados and the USA before returning to Trinidad for the final at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba on 16 September. Related: Countdown Begins to CPLin LauderhillThe tournament will feature 34 matches between the six franchises with each team playing five home matches. The Jamaica Tallawahs will play three of their home games in Lauderhill, Florida meaning the CPL is returning to the USA for the third successive year. The Hero CPL have signed a three-year agreement with Trinidad & Tobago to host the finals in the country following the successful final at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy in 2017. This year’s tournament will once again see a mix of the best global and Caribbean cricketing talent with the likes of Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard, David Warner, Steve Smith and Brendon McCullum amongst those taking part. Damien O’Donohoe, CEO of Hero CPL, said: “We are really excited about the 2018 edition of the tournament. We have gone from strength to strength since we first started in 2013 and we know that the sixth Hero CPL is going to be the biggest and best yet. The Biggest Party in Sport is coming and we can’t wait for it all to get started.” Tickets are available at cplt20.com and from local box offices and they are selling fast. Hero CPL 2018 Fixtures(all times shown are in Eastern Caribbean Time) Thursday 30 AugSt Kitts & Nevis Patriots v St Lucia Stars, Warner Park, 6pm Saturday 25 AugSt Lucia Stars v Jamaica Tallawahs, Daren Sammy Stadium, 8pm Wednesday 22 AugJamaica Tallawahs v Barbados Tridents, Central Broward Stadium, 6pm Friday 24 AugSt Lucia Stars v Guyana Amazon Warriors, Daren Sammy Stadium, 9pm Sunday 19 AugJamaica Tallawahs v Trinbago Knight Riders, Central Broward Stadium, 6pm Friday 17 AugSt Lucia Stars v Barbados Tridents, Daren Sammy Stadium, 9pm Sunday 2 SeptBarbados Tridents v St Lucia Stars, Kensington Oval, 2pm Wednesday 12 SeptPlayoff 2 – 3rd v 4th, Providence, 6pm Wednesday 29 AugBarbados Tridents v Jamaica Tallawahs, Kensington Oval, 8pm Saturday 11 AugTrinbago Knight Riders v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots, Queens Park Oval, 8pm Wednesday 15 AugJamaica Tallawahs v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots, Sabina Park, 7pm (6pm local time) Saturday 1 SeptSt Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Trinbago Knight Riders, Warner Park, 6pm Wednesday 5 SeptTrinbago Knight Riders v Guyana Amazon Warriors, Queen’s Park Oval, 8pm Sunday 12 AugGuyana Amazon Warriors v Barbados Tridents, Providence, 6pm FINALS  Tuesday 4 SeptSt Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Barbados Tridents, Warner Park, 6pm  Friday 14 SeptSemi-final -Winner Playoff 2 v Loser Playoff 1, Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Trinidad, 8pm Saturday 8 SeptGuyana Amazon Warriors v Jamaica Tallawahs, Providence, 8pm Sunday 2 SeptSt Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Jamaica Tallawahs, Warner Park, 6pm Tuesday 28 AugSt Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Guyana Amazon Warriors, Warner Park, 6pm Tuesday 11 SeptPlayoff 1 – 1st v 2nd, Providence, 6pm Sunday 26 AugBarbados Tridents v Trinbago Knight Riders, Kensington Oval, 6pm Saturday 11 AugGuyana Amazon Warriors v St Lucia Stars, Providence, 4pm Wednesday 8 AugTrinbago Knight Riders v St Lucia Stars, Queen’s Park Oval, 8pm Sunday 16 SeptFinal – Winner Playoff 1 v Winner Semi-final, Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Trinidad, 5pmlast_img