By Bhawna Rawat, Updated : Aug 19, 2020 17:27 IST
CPL T20 TKR vs GUY Highlights: Trinbago Knight Riders won by 4 wickets

Highlights:  

  • Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR), won by 4 wickets. 

  • Guyana Amazon Warriors (GUY) scored 144 runs. 

  • Sunil Naraine’s massive 50 runs innings. 

Caribbean Premier League (CPL), is the first major domestic tournament to be played since Covid-19. As everything was standstill so was sports. The first match of the tournament was between Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) & Guyana Amazon Warriors (GUY).  

Kieron Pollard’s TKR won the CPL’s first match by 4 wickets. Sunil Naraine scored 50 runs in fifty balls & Darren Bravo scored a decent 30-run knock. The first match was played in Brain Lara Stadium Trinidad.  

Guyana which was last year’s runner up scored 144 runs, rain induced the match to 17 overs. Chasing 145 runs Sunil Naraine scored 50 runs before getting dismissed by Imran Tahir. Bravo scored 30 runs in the end when just two balls were left, Kieron Pollard’s team marked their first win. 

In CPL T20 33 matches will be played from August 18 to September 10 at two venues, Brain Lara Stadium & Queen’s Park Oval. Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) is the sister franchise of IPL’s Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) 

Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) squad:  

Kieron Pollard (C), Dwayne Bravo, Sunil Narine, Colin Munro, Fawad Ahmed, Darren Bravo, Lendl Simmons, Khary Pierre, Tim Seifert, Sikandar Raza, Anderson Phillip, Pravin Tambe, Jayden Seales, Amir Jangoo, Tion Webster, Akeal Hosein and Ali Khan. 

Guyana Amazon Warriors (GUY) squad: 

Kevin Sinclair, Nicholas Pooran, Shimron Hetmyer, Brandon King, Keemo Paul, Sherfane Rutherford, Romario Shepherd, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Odean Smith, Anthony Bramble, Qais Ahmad, Naveen-ul-Haq, Imran Tahir, Ross Taylor, Chris Green, Ashmead Nedd and Jasdeep Singh. 

All CPL matches will be broadcasted on Star Sports Network & live streaming will be available on Disney plus Hotstar . 

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