2021 is the 9th edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL). Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced the CPL 2021 Schedule for the 9th edition. The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2021 will be held from 26 August and the Final will be on 15 September.
The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) is also a popular T20 league. Players from several well-known countries have taken part in this T20 league.
Earlier, the CPL 2021 was scheduled to start on August 28 and the final was scheduled to be held on September 19. In that case, many players would not be able to play in the rest of the UAE IPL 2021. As a result, there will be a shortage of foreign players in the IPL teams. Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, some foreign players have already said that they will not participate in the rest of the 2021 IPL.
That’s why the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) formally requested the CWI to make some changes in the time frame of the CPL 2021 schedule.
Cricket West Indies has honored this request. Following the request, the West Indies Board made some changes to the CPL 2021 schedule and announced a new schedule.
According to that schedule, CPL 2021 will start from 26th August. In the first match of the tour, Guyana Amazon Warriors will fight with defending champions Trinbago Knight Riders.
Below is information about CPL 2021 schedule, date, fixture, timetable, squad, venue, team, and much more.
CPL 2021 Schedule With Time:
This is going to be a very tough schedule for the players. Very little rest has been given between each match. The CPL 2021 schedule has been reduced to just 21 days this season so that players can join the second round of IPL 2021 which will start on September 17.
Here is the full CPL 2021 schedule with the date and time. Both Eastern Standard Time (EST) and India Standard Time (IST) formats are given here.
|MATCH NO.||DATE||TIME (EST)||MATCHES||TIME (IST)|
|1||Thursday, 26 August||10:00 AM||Guyana Amazon Warriors v Trinbago Knight Riders||7:30 PM|
|2||Thursday, 26 August||7:00 PM||Barbados Tridents v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||4: 30AM|
|3||Friday, 27 August||10:00 AM||Jamaica Tallawahs v Saint Lucia Kings||7:30 PM|
|4||Friday, 27 August||7:00 PM||Trinbago Knight Riders v Barbados Tridents||4: 30AM|
|5||Saturday, 28 August||10:00 AM||Guyana Amazon Warriors v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||7:30 PM|
|6||Saturday, 28 August||2:30 PM||Jamaica Tallawahs v Barbados Tridents||12:00 AM|
|7||Sunday, 29 August||10:00 AM||Saint Lucia Kings v Trinbago Knight Riders||7:30 PM|
|8||Sunday, 29 August||2:30 PM||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Guyana Amazon Warriors||12:00 AM|
|9||Tuesday, 31 August||10:00 AM||Trinbago Knight Riders v Saint Lucia Kings||7:30 PM|
|10||Tuesday, 31 August||7:00 PM||Barbados Tridents v Jamacia Tallawahs||4:30 AM|
|11||Wednesday, 1 September||10:00 AM||Trinbago Knight Riders v Guyana Amazon Warriors||7:30 PM|
|12||Wednesday, 1 September||7:00 PM||Jamaica Tallawahs v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||4:30 AM|
|13||Thursday, 2 September||10:00 AM||Saint Lucia Kings v Guyana Amazon Warriors||7:30 PM|
|14||Thursday, 2 September||7:00 PM||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Barbados Tridents||4:30 AM|
|15||Saturday, 4 September||10:00 AM||Saint Lucia Kings v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||7:30 PM|
|16||Saturday, 4 September||2:30 PM||Guyana Amazon Warriors v Barbados Tridents||12:00 AM|
|17||Sunday, 5 September||10:00 AM||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Saint Lucia Kings||7:30 PM|
|18||Sunday, 5 September||2:30 PM||Trinbago Knight Riders v Jamaica Tallawahs||12:00 AM|
|19||Tuesday, 7 September||10:00 AM||Jamaica Tallawahs v Trinbago Knight Riders||7:30 PM|
|20||Tuesday, 7 September||7:00 PM||Barbados Tridents v Guyana Amazon Warriors||4:3AM|
|21||Wednesday, 8 September||10:00 AM||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Jamaica Tallawahs||7:30 PM|
|22||Wednesday, 8 September||7:00 PM||Guyana Amazon Warriors v Saint Lucia Kings||4:30 AM|
|23||Thursday, 9 September||10:00 AM||Barbados Tridents v Trinbago Knight Riders||7:30 PM|
|24||Thursday, 9 September||7:00 PM||Saint Lucia Kings v Jamaica Tallawahs||4:30 AM|
|25||Saturday, 11 September||10:00 AM||Saint Lucia Kings v Barbados Tridents||7:30 PM|
|26||Saturday, 11 September||2:30 PM||Jamaica Tallawahs v Guyana Amazon Warriors||12:00 AM|
|27||Saturday, 11 September||7:00 PM||Trinbago Knight Riders v St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||4:3AM|
|28||Sunday, 12 September||10:00 AM||Barbados Tridents v Saint Lucia Kings||7:30 PM|
|29||Sunday, 12 September||2:30 PM||Guyana Amazon Warriors v Jamaica Tallawahs||12:00 AM|
|30||Sunday,12 September||7:00 PM||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots v Trinbago Knight Riders||4: 30 AM|
|31||Tuesday, 14 September||10:00 AM||Trinbago Knight Riders vs Saint Lucia Kings, (1st Semi-final) (1st vs 4th)||7:30 AM|
|32||Tuesday, 14 September||2:30 PM||Guyana Amazon Warriors vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, (2nd Semi-final) (2nd vs 3rd)||12:00 AM|
|33||Wednesday, 15 September||10:00||Saint Lucia Kings vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, (Final)||7.30 AM|
CPL 2021 Date:
Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced CPL 2021 schedule on July 14. The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2021 will start on August 26 and the final will be on September 15.
According to the CPL 2021 schedule, the opening match of the 9th edition of the Caribbean Premier League will be between Guyana Amazon Warriors and Trinbago Knight Riders.
CPL 2021 Venue:
There are a total of 33 matches in the 2021 Caribbean Premier League. All 33 games will be held at Warner Park in St. Kitts and Nevis.
CPL 2021 Teams:
In 2013, the West Indian Cricket Board inaugurated the Caribbean Premier League (CPL). It is a Caribbean T20 league where six city-based franchise teams compete for the title.
The six teams are:
1. Guyana Amazon Warriors:
They don’t have a CPL title but the team has always impressed everyone with its game. This team has the record of playing the most CPL finals.
2. Trinbago Knight Riders:
Trinbago Knight Riders is the most successful team in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL). This team was previously known as the Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel. By 2020 they have 4 titles, in 2015, 2017, 2018, and 2020.
3. Barbados Tridents:
Barbados Tridents is also a good team of the Caribbean Premier League. They have CPL titles in 2014 and 2019.
4. Jamaica Tallawahs:
Jamaica Tallawahs are the first champions of the CPL (2013). this team is also very strong. They have CPL titles in 2013 and 2016.
5. St Lucia Zouks:
St. Lucia Zouks always finish at the bottom of the points table. In 2020 they played the CPL Final for the first time but they lost to Trinbago Knight Riders. This team has yet to win a CPL title.
6. St Kitts & Nevis Patriots:
St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots have also yet to win a CPL title. This team has played one CPL final so far. Except for 2017, this team has not played any more CPL finals.
Full Squads Of All Six Teams In CPL 2021:
The Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced the squad for the Caribbean Premier League 2021 on May 28, for the six participating teams. A total of 101 players have been selected for the tournament.
The full squad details for all six teams for the CPL 2021 edition are given below.
Jamaica Tallawahs: Andre Russell, Shakib Al Hasan, Carlos Brathwaite, Rovman Powell, Haider Ali, Chadwick Walton, Fidel Edwards, Qais Ahmed, Jason Mohammad, Migael Pretorius, Kennar Lewis, Ibrahim Zadran, Veerasammy Peramaul, Abhijay Mansingh, Joshua James, Kirk McKenzie, Ryan Persaud, Kirk McKenzie, Jeavor Royal
St Lucia Zouks: Faf du Plessis, Wahab Riaz, Keemo Paul, Matthew Wade, Andre Fletcher, Kesrick Williams, Usman Qadir, Samit Patel, Obed McCoy, Rakheem Cornwall, Mark Deyal, Roston Chase, Javelle Glen, Keron Cottoy, Jeavor Royal, Kadeem Alleyne, Alzarri Joseph
Trinbago Knight Riders: Kieron Pollard, Ravi Rampaul, Sunil Narine, Colin Munro, Sandeep Lamichhane, Darren Bravo, Lendl Simmons, Khary Pierre, Isuru Udana, Sikandar Raza, Anderson Phillip, Denesh Ramdin, Tion Webster, Akeal Hosein, Jayden Seales, Leonardo Julian, Ali Khan, Joshua James
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots: Dwayne Bravo, Evin Lewis, Chris Gayle, Fabien Allen, Rassie van der Dussen, Anrich Nortje, Sherfane Rutherford, Sheldon Cottrell, Wanindu Hasaranga, Devon Thomas, Rayad Emrit, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Colin Archibald, Jon-Russ Jaggesar, Dominic Drakes, Joshua Da Silva, Mikyle Louis
Barbados Tridents: Chris Morris, Jason Holder, Thisara Perera, Mohammad Amir, Johnson Charles, Shai Hope, Oshane Thomas, Kyle Mayers, Hayden Walsh Jr, Azam Khan, Raymon Reifer, Justin Greaves, Ashley Nurse, Shafiqullah Ghafari, Nyeem Young, Joshua Bishop, Smit Patel, Kadeem Alleyne
Guyana Amazon Warriors: Nicholas Pooran, Shoaib Malik, Imran Tahir, Shimron Hetmyer, Mohammad Hafeez, Brandon King, Naveen ul Haq, Romario Shepherd, Waqar Salamkheil, Chanderpaul Hemraj, Odeon Smith, Niall Smith, Gudakesh Motie, Anthony Bramble, Kevin Sinclair, Ashmead Nedd.
CPL Winners List:
Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Winners List Till 2020:
|2020||Trinbago Knight Riders||St Lucia Zouks||Trinbago Knight Riders won by 8 wicket|
|2019||Barbados Tridents||Guyana Amazon Warriors||Barbados Tridents won by 27 runs|
|2018||Trinbago Knight Riders||Guyana Amazon Warriors||Knight Riders won by 8 wickets|
|2017||Trinbago Knight Riders||St Kitts & Nevis Patriots||Knight Riders won by 3 wickets|
|2016||Jamaica Tallawahs||Guyana Amazon Warriors||Tallawahs won by 9 wickets|
|2015||Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel||Barbados Tridents||Red Steel won by 20 runs|
|2014||Barbados Tridents||Guyana Amazon Warriors||Tridents won by 8 runs (D/L)|
|2013||Jamaica Tallawahs||Guyana Amazon Warriors||Tallawahs won by 7 wickets|