Jamaica Tallawahs face the St Lucia Kings in CPL opener on August 16
Defending champions Jamaica Tallawahs will face the St Lucia Kings in the opening game of the 2023 republic bank Caribbean Premier League at the Darren Sammy Cricket ground in St Lucia on August 16.
This was revealed yesterday as the CPL confirmed that no matches will be played again in Jamaica in the August 16 to September 24 tournament which will be held in St Lucia, St Kitts and Nevis, Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana
The tournament gets underway in Saint lucia with six matches at the Daren Sammy Cricket ground between August 16 and August 20 with home side the Saint Lucia Kings appearing in four of those fixtures.
The Jamaica Tallawahs will wrap up the St Lucia leg against the Barbados Royals on August 20 also at the Darren Sammy Cricket Ground.
From there the tournament moves on to St Kitts & Nevis with six matches at Warner Park between August 23 and August 27 with four games for the home team, the Patriots.
The next leg of the tournament will take place in Barbados with the CPL returning to the country for the first time since 2019…………..with six matches scheduled for the iconic Kensington Oval, and four home games for the Barbados Royals…………..the matches will take place in Barbados from August 30 to September 3.
From September 5 to 10, the tournament will be staged in Trinidad & Tobago, where there will be four home games for the Trinbago Knight riders and six matches in total.
The final leg of the tournament will take place in Guyana with the matches running from September 13 to September 24 .
The knockout stages will be in Guyana again in 2023,following the successful running of the final last season.