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Jamaica Tallawahs Wins CPL Championship

The Jamaica Tallawahs are once again Caribbean Premier League champions. This is the team’s third hold of the trophy after their last win six years ago. The Tallawahs earned bragging rights after brushing aside Barbados Royals in the final, winning by 8 wickets at the Providence Stadium in Guyana. The Tallawahs, who were set 162 to win, won on a […]

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The Jamaica Tallawahs Stops Barbados Royals’ In Its Track

The Jamaica Tallawahs have stopped the Barbados Royals’ in its track in heading for qualification in the playoff at the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) with a shellacking to give the Bajan side their first defeat of the season on Thursday at the Queen’s Park Oval. The Tallawahs won in the nick of time by 6 runs on Duckworth/Lewis in what turned […]

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Charles Half-Century Pushes Kings To Nail Biting Win Over Tallawahs

An explosive half-century from man-of-the-match Johnson Charles powered the St Lucia Kings to a narrow 2-wicket win over Jamaica Tallawahs, with one ball remaining, in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) on Wednesday. Chasing a target of 163 for 8, Charles hammered four 4s and four 6s in a crucial 62 from 39 balls, which guided the Kings’ effort from the […]

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Former CWI President Dave Cameron Calls For Holistic Approach To Managing West Indies Cricket

Former Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Dave Cameron believes the regional body will continue to struggle with having its best players consistently available as long as cricket’s current model remains. With lucrative deals available all over the globe in recent years, it has become more difficult for boards like CWI and New Zealand Cricket always to have their best players […]

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Captain Rovman Powell Turns Up The Heat In CPL

Captain Rovman Powell no-nonsense play helps his Jamaica Tallawahs secure their second win in the 2022 Caribbean Premier League with a four-wicket triumph over the Guyana Amazon Warriors at Warner Park in St. Kitts on Saturday. The Tallawahs won the toss and decided to bowl first, restricting the Amazon Warriors to 142-6 from their 20 overs. On a difficult pitch […]

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The Fixtures For The 2022 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL

The fixtures for the 2022 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) and the inaugural Women’s Caribbean Premier League (WCPL) have been confirmed. The tournament will visit St Kitts & Nevis, Saint Lucia, Trinidad & Tobago, and culminate in the final in Guyana. The opening day of the tournament will see the Trinbago Knight Riders Women take on the Barbados Royals women […]

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Gayle — “I Am Going For The Shorter Format This Year”

Chris Gayle has opted out of the forthcoming CPL 2022 and will instead turn his focus to The 6IXTY, a T10 tournament that will run from August 24 to 28 in St Kitts, immediately before the CPL season. The “Universe Boss” is named as the Brand Ambassador for the new 60-ball tournament. The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) and Chris Gayle […]

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Guyana Gets Hosting CPL Final Rights

The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) has awarded the hosting rights of the final of the competition to Guyana for the next three years. Starting this year and up to 2024, the Guyana National Stadium will host the knock-out stages and final of the CPL. CPL organizers decided on Guyana as the venue for the finals for the next three years […]

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Dwayne Bravo Will Soon Leave Behind A Legacy In West Indies Cricket

He is often the player with the biggest smile on the cricket pitch. He celebrates every wicket with his trademark airplane hand-movement. After big victories, he is the life of the party and can be seen dancing in exhilaration. However, despite his bubbly personality, make no mistake about it, Dwayne Bravo was a player who took his cricket seriously. It […]

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Top 5 West Indian Players In The 2021 Caribbean Premier League

The CPL 2021 tournament concluded on September 15 with a scintillating finale. St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots won the finals by three wickets over the St. Lucia Kings, and they did so dramatically on the last ball of the match. The Patriots, therefore, captured their first title in the franchise’s history. The tournament produced tremendous performances from the recognized stars, […]