The Caribbean Islands are going to immerse themselves in the carnival of cricket — the 2023 Caribbean Premier League (CPL). The 11th season of the CPL will start on August 16, 2023, with the final scheduled for September 24, 2023.
A total of six franchise teams will feature in the CPL 2023. The six participating teams are — Barbados Royals, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Jamaica Tallawahs, St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots, Saint Lucia Kings, and Trinbago Knight Riders.
Format of CPL 2023
A total of 34 matches will take place in five Caribbean countries — Saint Lucia, Saint Kitts & Nevis, Barbados, and Trinidad & Tobago.
Each team will play against each other in a double round-robin format, with the top 4 making the playoffs.
The first leg of the CPL is set to take place at Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium in St. Lucia from August 16 to August 20. Defending champions Jamaica Tallawahs will take on hosts Saint Lucia Kings in the opening match on August 16.
Then the league moves to St. Kitts & Nevis, where Warner Park Stadium will host matches from August 23 to August 27.
The third leg of the CPL will take place in Barbados as the iconic Kensington Oval hosts matches between August 30 and September 3.
Further, the tournament’s fourth leg will happen in Trinidad & Tobago from September 6 to September 10.
Finally, Guyana will host the last leg matches. Moreover, the Guyana National Stadium will host the playoffs, with the final scheduled for September 24.
CPL 2023 Schedule
|Aug 16||St Lucia Kings vs Jamaica Tallawahs||St Lucia||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 17)|
|Aug 17||St Lucia Kings vs Barbados Royals||St Lucia||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 18)|
|Aug 19||Trinbago Knight Riders vs SKN Patriots||St Lucia||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Aug 19||St Lucia Kings vs Guyana Amazon Warriors||St Lucia||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 20)|
|Aug 20||Jamaica Tallawahs vs Barbados Royals||St Lucia||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Aug 20||St Lucia Kings vs SKN Patriots||St Lucia||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 21)|
|Aug 23||SKN Patriots vs Jamaica Tallawahs||St Kitts||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 24)|
|Aug 24||SKN Patriots vs Guyana Amazon Warriors||St Kitts||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 25)|
|Aug 26||St Lucia Kings vs Trinbago Knight Riders||St Kitts||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Aug 26||SKN Patriots vs Barbados Royals||St Kitts||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 27)|
|Aug 27||Jamaica Tallawahs vs Guyana Amazon Warriors||St Kitts||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Aug 27||SKN Patriots vs Trinbago Knight Riders||St Kitts||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 28)|
|Aug 30||Barbados Royals vs Trinbago Knight Riders||Barbados||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 31)|
|Aug 31||Barbados Royals vs Jamaica Tallawahs||Barbados||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Sep 1)|
|Sep 2||Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Jamaica Tallawahs||Barbados||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Sep 2||Barbados Royals vs St Lucia Kings||Barbados||8 PM / 5:30 AM (Sep 3)|
|Sep 3||Jamaica Tallawahs vs Trinbago Knight Riders||Barbados||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Sep 3||Barbados Royals vs SKN Patriots||Barbados||8 PM / 5:30 AM (Sep 4)|
|Sep 5||Trinbago Knight Riders vs Barbados Royals||Trinidad & Tobago||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Sep 6)|
|Sep 6||Trinbago Knight Riders vs Guyana Amazon Warriors||Trinidad & Tobago||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Sep 7)|
|Sep 9||SKN Patriots vs St Lucia Kings||Trinidad & Tobago||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Sep 9||Trinbago Knight Riders vs Jamaica Tallawahs||Trinidad & Tobago||8 PM / 5:30 AM (Sep 10)|
|Sep 10||Barbados Royals vs Guyana Amazon Warriors||Trinidad & Tobago||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Sep 10||Trinbago Knight Riders vs St Lucia Kings||Trinidad & Tobago||8 PM / 5:30 AM (Sep 11)|
|Sep 13||Guyana Amazon Warriors vs SKN Patriots||Guyana||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Sep 14)|
|Sep 14||Guyana Amazon Warriors vs St Lucia Kings||Guyana||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Sep 15)|
|Sep 16||Jamaica Tallawahs vs SKN Patriots||Guyana||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Sep 16||Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Trinbago Knight Riders||Guyana||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Sep 17)|
|Sep 17||Jamaica Tallawahs vs Saint Lucia Kings||Guyana||10 AM / 7:30 PM|
|Sep 17||Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Barbados Royals||Guyana||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Sep 18)|
|Sep 19||Eliminator – 3rd vs 4th||Guyana||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Sep 20)|
|Sep 20||Qualifier 1 – 1st vs 2nd||Guyana||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Sep 21)|
|Sep 22||Qualifier 2 – Winner of Eliminator vs Loser Q1||Guyana||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 23)|
|Sep 24||Final – Winner Q1 vs Winner Q2||Guyana||7 PM / 4:30 AM (Aug 25)|
Jason Holder, Kyle Mayers, Obed McCoy, Rahkeem Cornwall, Joshua Bishop, Justine Greaves, Nyeem Young, Alick Athanaze, Maheesh Theekshana, Kevin Wickham, Akeem Jordan, Rivaldo Clarke, Ramon Simmonds, Rovman Powell, Rassie van der Dussen, Roelof van der Merwe, Donovan Ferreira
Guyana Amazon Warriors
Imran Tahir, Shimron Hetmyer, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Odean Smith, Romario Shepherd, Azam Khan, Shai Hope, Kevlon Anderson, Matthew Nandu, Junior Sinclair, Gudakesh Motie, Dwaine Pretorius, Kevin Sinclair, Keemo Paul, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Ronsford Beaton
Imad Wasim, Brandon King, Fabian Allen, Hayden Walsh, Chris Green, Jermaine Blackwood, Shamarh Brooks, Shamar Springer, Nicholson Gordon, Kirk Mckenzie, Joshua James, Raymon Reifer, Amir Jangoo, Steven Taylor, Mohammad Amir, Naveen Ul Haq
St Kitts & Nevis Patriots
Evin Lewis, Andre Fletcher, Sherfane Rutherford, Ashmead Nedd, Johann Layne, Oshane Thomas, Corbin Bosch, Dewald Brevis, Jyd Goolie, Izharulhaq Naveed, Kofi James, Dominic Drakes, Sheldon Cottrell, George Linde, Yannick Cariah, Joshua Da Silva
Saint Lucia Kings
Faf Du Plessis, Johnson Charles, Dasun Shanaka, Alzarri Joseph, Roston Chase, Jair Mcallister, Sikandar Raza, Leonardo Julien, Matthew Forde, Kimani Melius, Mckenny Clarke, Peter Hatzoglou, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Roshon Primus, Jeavor Royal, Shadrack Descartes, Khary Pierre
Trinbago Knight Riders
Kieron Pollard, Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Nicholas Pooran, Martin Guptill, Noor Ahmad, Matheesha Pathirana, Jayden Seales, Rilee Rossouw, Akeal Hosein, Dwayne Bravo, Mark Deyal, Chadwick Walton, Terrence Hinds, Kadeem Alleyne, Jaden Carmichael
CPL 2023 Broadcast and Live Stream
Fancode will live stream all CPL matches on its platform in India. While BT Sports will broadcast the matches live in the UK and Ireland.
In Australia and New Zealand, the matches will be broadcast live on Fox Sports and Sky Sport NZ, respectively. And in the Caribbean countries, SportsMax TV will broadcast the tournament.