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CPL 2020: Schedule announced, final on Sept 10

By Surendra Kumar Aug 05, 2020 • 08:24 AM

Gros Islet (St Lucia), July 27: The Caribbean Premier League fixtures for the 2020 season have been announced as the best cricketing talent, from across the Caribbean and from around the world, are set to be part of the Twenty20 tournament which will run from 18 August to 10 September.

The 33-match season will be played in Trinidad & Tobago, with all matches taking place across two stadiums in that country. The Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba will host 23 games, including the semi-finals and final, and the Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain will have 10 matches.

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The first match will see last year's runners-up, Guyana Amazon Warriors, take on Trinbago Knight Riders, while the second game will be last year's champions, Barbados Tridents taking on the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots. Fans will have to wait until game 22 for a repeat of last year's final with the Tridents taking on the Amazon Warriors.

The tournament will take place behind closed doors in a bio-secure environment with a series of stringent protocols in place to protect those involved in the tournament and the wider population from the spread the COVID-19 virus.

Damien O'Donohoe, the CPL's CEO, is excited about the upcoming season. "This year will be a different CPL, but the standard will be higher than ever. We have seen the appetite for live sport since it has returned after a prolonged absence, and the interest in CPL will be higher than ever with it being the first franchise T20 tournament to return."

Speaking about the announcement of the tournament fixtures CPL's COO, Pete Russell, said: "We would like to express our gratitude to the government of Trinidad & Tobago for helping us to put on this tournament in such difficult circumstances. We are delighted that we are able to deliver a tournament that is ensuring the safety of the public and the players and that will be of such a high standard."
 

CPL 2020 Schedule

Tues 18 August, 10am

Trinbago Knight Riders v Guyana Amazon Warriors


Tues 18 August, 5:30pm

Barbados Tridents v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots


Wed 19 August, 10am 

Jamaica Tallawahs v St Lucia Zouks


Wed 19 August, 5:30pm

Guyana Amazon Warriors v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots 


Thurs 20 Aug, 10am

St Lucia Zouks v Barbados Tridents


Thurs 20 Aug, 5:30pm

Trinbago Knight Riders v Jamaica Tallawahs


Sat 22 Aug, 10am

St Kitts & Nevis Patriots v St Lucia Zouks


Sat 22 Aug, 5:30pm

Guyana Amazon Warriors v Jamaica Tallawahs 


Sun 23 Aug, 10am 

Trinbago Knight Riders v Barbados Tridents 


Sun 23 Aug, 5:30pm

Guyana Amazon Warriors v St Lucia Zouks


Tues 25 August, 10am

St Kitts & Nevis Patriots Barbados Tridents


Tues 25 August, 5:30pm 

Jamaica Tallawahs v Guyana Amazon Warriors


Wed 26 August 10am

St Lucia Zouks v Trinbago Knight Riders


Wed 26 August, 5:30pm 

Barbados Tridents v Jamaica Tallawahs 


Thurs 27 August, 10am

St Lucia Zouks v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots


Thurs 27 August, 5:30pm

Guyana Amazon Warriors v Trinbago Knight Riders


Sat 29 August, 10am 

Barbados Tridents v Trinbago Knight Riders


Sat 29 August, 5:30pm

St Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Jamaica Tallawahs


Sun 30 August, 10am

Barbados Tridents v St Lucia Zouks


Sun 30 August, 5:30pm

St Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Guyana Amazon Warriors 


Tues 1 September, 10am

Jamaica Tallawahs v Trinbago Knight Riders


Tues 1 September, 5:30pm

Guyana Amazon Warriors v Barbados Tridents 


Wed 2 September, 10am

Trinbago Knight Riders v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots


Wed 2 September, 5:30pm

St Lucia Zouks v Guyana Amazon Warriors


Thurs 3 September, 10am

Jamaica Tallawahs v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots


Thurs 3 September, 5:30pm

Barbados Tridents v Guyana Amazon Warriors


Sat 5 September, 10am

Trinbago Knight Riders v St Lucia Zouks


Sat 5 September, 5:30pm

Jamaica Tallawahs v Barbados Tridents


Sun 6 September, 10am

St Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Trinbago Knight Riders


Sun 6 September, 5:30pm

St Lucia Zouks v Jamaica Tallawahs


Tues 8 September, TBC

Semi final 1 (1st v 4th)


Tues 8 September, TBC

Semi final 2 (2nd vs 3rd) 


Thurs 10 September, TBC - FINAL


Press Release 


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