After the league stage of Caribbean Premier League 2018 or CPL 2018, four teams have made it to the playoffs. Trinbago Knight Riders, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Jamaica Tallahwahs and St Kitts and Nevis Patriots are teams who qualified for the next stage. This is the sixth season of the league, which apparently was started in 2013. Since its inception, CPL T20 has been among the popular leagues in the cricket world. CPL is a perfect mix of sports and entertainment Carribean style. CPL T20 2018 kicked-off on August 09 (IST). CPL 2018 Live Streaming and Telecast in India: Here’s How to Watch Caribbean Premier League T20 2018 Cricket Matches Online and on TV
In the first round of CPL T20 2018, each team will place a total of ten matches. And will take on other teams twice. The top four teams out of six will then proceed to playoffs. In the playoffs, top two teams on the CPL 2018 points table will face off in the first Qualifier. The winner of Qualifier 1 will move to finals directly. The third and second placed teams will take on each other in the Eliminator. The winner of Eliminator will then take on the loser of Qualifier 1 in the second Qualifier. CPL T20 2018 Schedule in IST: Check Out Complete Fixtures, Time Table and Venues of Caribbean Premier League 2018 Matches
In case teams finish with the same number of victories, then the side with better run rate will proceed to playoffs. The winning team will get two points and in case there is no result possible, the points will get divided. If a match ends in a tie, the team winning the Super Over will be awarded two points.
CPL T20 2018 Points Table
Trinbago Knight Riders
Guyana Amazon Warriors
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
St Lucia Stars
(Points Table Updated, on September 3, After Jamaica Tallahwahs vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Match)
Trinbago Knight Riders, co-owned by Shah Rukh Khan, are the defending champions. Knight Riders defeated St Kitts and Nevis Patriots in the final of CPL 2017 to lift their second title. Previously Knight Riders, known as Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel, emerged victorious in 2015 edition. Jamaica Tallawahs have won CPL twice as well.