October 21, 2019

Caribbean Premier League 2019: Irfan Pathan among record 536 players for the CPL draft

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by Anirudh Singh From Cricket Times Irfan Pathan can become the first Indian male cricketer to play in an overseas league. The former team India all-rounder has been listed for the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) player draft that takes place in London on May 22. A record 536 players from 20 overseas countries and the […]

Yello Media, CPL sweep Caribbean cricket into the digital age

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The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) and the Yello Media are set to take cricket in the Caribbean into the digital age. Yello Media, a digital and print advertiser, signed a new three year partnership designed to create community support, commerce, and engagement through  cricket, a CPL media release said. Through its newly launched mobile app and […]

St. Kitts and Nevis benefits from hosting the 2016 Hero Caribbean Premier League

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Basseterre, St. Kitts, August 10, 2016 (SKNIS): Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Sports, the Honourable Shawn Richards, said that St. Kitts and Nevis benefitted significantly from successfully hosting the 2016 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) T20 cricket matches, as it had a positive impact on multiple sectors. “You had several local persons who would […]

Cricket: Imad Wasim refuses to wear beer logo on CPL shirt

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From Tribune Express Pakistan all-rounder Imad Wasim, who is currently participating in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) for the Jamaica Tallawahs, adorned the jersey of his team with the main alcohol sponsor logo hidden. Imad joins the likes of South African captain Hashim Amla and Pakistani-born Australian spinner Fawad Ahmed who chose to wear unbranded […]

Chance for West Indies’ Under-19 stars to make a splash

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By SIRISH RAGHAVAN From espncricinfo As the CPL’s fourth season gets underway, ESPNcricinfo presents a handy primer on the teams involved and the players to watch out for Trinbago Knight Riders How they did last season: Champions. Finished third after the league stage, with five wins, four losses and a no-result Leadership: Captain – Dwayne Bravo, […]

Digicel bats for four more years with the Caribbean Premier League

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By: CPL, Press Release Company plans to ‘Bring the Beat’ to the biggest party in sport June 28th, 2016 — As excitement heightens around the much-anticipated Caribbean Premier League, founding partner, Digicel, announced that it has re-signed a multi-year contract as official telecommunications sponsor of the League. The deal comes on the heels of Digicel’s […]

Caribbean Premier League eyes India bounce

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From Prothom Alo West Indies cricket’s increasing fixation with the T20 format comes clearly into focus over the next six weeks with the fourth edition of the Caribbean Premier League getting underway on Wednesday. Defending champions Trinidad and Tobago face St Lucia at the Queen’s Park Oval in the opener. That the franchise previously known […]

Cricket: The Caribbean braces up for CPL season

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From Sport Star Live The fourth edition of the Caribbean Premier League, which will get underway on Wednesday, will have a few matches held at Florida and will cater to international audiences with its midday and afternoon timings. West Indies cricket’s increasing fixation with the T20 format comes clearly into focus over the next six […]

Cricket: USACA challenges ICC authority in CPL issue

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By Peter Della Penna From ESPN Cricinfo The USA Cricket Association has asked for the cancellation of the six Caribbean Premier League matches to be played in Florida from July 28 to 31. They claim the CPL and Broward County in Lauderhill did not receive proper sanctioning to host the event. However, ICC head of […]

Vijay Mallya claims he paid USD 100 to acquire Caribbean Premier League Franchise

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By Press Trust of India From NDTV Sports Vijay Mallya bought Caribbean Premier League (CPL) team in February days before stepping down as chairman of United Spirits and subsequently also lost control over Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore New Delhi: Troubled businessman Vijay Mallya has claimed that he paid mere USD 100 […]