Cricket has become quite fast-paced these days and there are more and more series coming one after the other. From World Cups, to Champions Trophies, to T20 Leagues and everything in between, cricket fans don’t get a month without cricket and there is something that they can watch and get entertained. The latest big event we had was ICC Champions Trophy that was won by Pakistan, and now it’s time for a domestic league – CPL T20 2017.
Last time around, it was Jamaica Tallawahs who won the Final against Guyana Amazon Warriors to seal the season win. But we’ll have to wait until September 9th, 2017 to get the winner of this season. Let’s take a look at the schedule of this tournament for year 2017.
List of CPL 2017 Total Teams Official
CPL 2017 will be played between 6 franchises. Here is the list of the participating teams for Caribbean Premier League 2017.
- Barbados Tridents
- Guyana Amazon Warriors
- Jamaica Tallawahs
- St. Kitts And Nevis Patriots
- St. Lucia Stars
- Trinbago Knight Riders
CPL 2017 Schedule & Official Fixtures Time Table – Caribbean Premier League
|4 August||Match 1||St. Lucia Stars v Trinbago Knight Riders||St. Lucia|
|5 August||Match 2||Guyana Amazon Warriors v St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots||Lauderhill|
|Match 3||Barbados Tridents v Jamaica Tallawahs||Lauderhill|
|6 August||Match 4||St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Guyana Amazon Warriors||Lauderhill|
|Match 5||Jamaica Tallawahs v Barbados Tridents||Lauderhill|
|7 August||Match 6||Trinbago Knight Riders v St. Lucia Stars||Trinidad|
|9 August||Match 7||Trinbago Knight Riders v Jamaica Tallawahs||Trinidad|
|10 August||Match 8||St. Lucia Stars v Barbados Tridents||St. Lucia|
|11 August||Match 9||Trinbago Knight Riders v Guyana Amazon Warriors||Trinidad|
|12 August||Match 10||St. Lucia Stars v St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots||St. Lucia|
|Match 11||Trinbago Knight Riders v Barbados Tridents||Trinidad|
|13 August||Match 12||St. Lucia Stars v Guyana Amazon Warriors||St. Lucia|
|14 August||Match 13||Trinbago Knight Riders v St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots||Trinidad|
|15 August||Match 14||St. Lucia Stars v Jamaica Tallawahs||St. Lucia|
|17 August||Match 15||Guyana Amazon Warriors v Jamaica Tallawahs||Guyana|
|18 August||Match 16||St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Barbados Tridents||St. Kitts|
|19 August||Match 17||Guyana Amazon Warriors v Trinbago Knight Riders||Guyana|
|Match 18||St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots v St. Lucia Stars||St. Kitts|
|20 August||Match 19||Guyana Amazon Warriors v Barbados Tridents||Guyana|
|21 August||Match 20||St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Jamaica Tallawahs||St. Kitts|
|22 August||Match 21||Guyana Amazon Warriors v St. Lucia Stars||Guyana|
|23 August||Match 22||St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Trinbago Knight Riders||St. Kitts|
|25 August||Match 23||Jamaica Tallawahs v St. Lucia Stars||Jamaica|
|26 August||Match 24||Jamaica Tallawahs v Trinbago Knight Riders||Jamaica|
|29 August||Match 25||Barbados Tridents v Guyana Amazon Warriors||Barbados|
|30 August||Match 26||Jamaica Tallawahs v St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots||Jamaica|
|31 August||Match 27||Barbados Tridents v St. Lucia Stars||Barbados|
|1 September||Match 28||Jamaica Tallawahs v Guyana Amazon Warriors||Jamaica|
|2 September||Match 29||Barbados Tridents v Trinbago Knight Riders||Barbados|
|3 September||Match 30||Barbados Tridents v St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots||Barbados|
|5 September||Match 31||Playoff||TBC|
|6 September||Match 32||1st Eliminator||TBC|
|7 September||Match 33||2nd Eliminator||TBC|
|9 September||Match 34||Final||TBC|
CPL 2017 will be played in two stages as usual. The first stage will be the league stage and the second stage will be the Knockout stage. Let’s get into the details of the CPL 2017 schedule.
List of Venues of Caribbean Premier League 2017
|Providence Stadium||Guyana Amazon Warriors||15,000|
|Kensington Oval||Barbados Tridents||28,000|
|Queen’s Park Oval||Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel||20,000|
|Beausejour Stadium||St Lucia Zouks||15,000|
|Warner Park||St Kitts and Nevis Patriots||10,000|
|Sabina Park||Jamaica Tallawahs||20,000|
The league stage of the Caribbean Premier League 2017 will start on 4th of August 2017 from the game between St Lucia Stars and Trinbago Knight Riders. The opening match of the league is scheduled to begin at 21:00 local time and will be played at Darren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet.
A total of 30 matches will be played in the league stage between 6 participating franchises. Each team will be playing 10 matches in total throughout their CPL T20 campaign.
The league stage will end on Sunday, 3rd of September with the game between Barbados Tridents and St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. The match is scheduled to begin at 18:00 local time and will be played at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados.
The knockout stage will begin with the Qualifier 1 on 5th of September 2017. The match will be played at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad and is scheduled to begin at 20:00 local time. The winner of this game will march straight into the Final of the tournament whereas the loser will still have a chance to comeback by playing the winner of Eliminator.
After this game, there will be an Eliminator that will feature teams standing 3rd and 4th on the points table in league stage. The match will be played on 6th of September at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad and is scheduled to begin at 20:00 local time.
Next game will be the Qualifier 2 that will feature Winner of the Eliminator and the loser of the Qualifier 1. This game is scheduled on 7th of September 2017 at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad. The scheduled start of play is at 20:00 local time.
Finally, it will be the big Final of CPL 2017 on 9th of September 2017. Scheduled to be played at the same venue – Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad – this game will begin at 21:00 local time. The teams featuring in this match will be the winners of Qualifier 1 and Qualifier 2.