Karnataka Premier League 2018: Tickets, Schedule & Results, Info & More!
7 teams go head-to-head for the 7th season of one of the most exciting regional T20 league. Read on for tickets, and details on the teams.
The Karnataka Premier League (KPL) is an Indian Twenty20 cricket league established by the Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA) in August 2009 and modeled after the Indian Premier League (IPL). It started on 15 Aug 2018, the Bangalore & Hubli legs of the tournament are done, and we now enter the final phase in Mysuru!
The league sees several top players like Manish Pandey, R Vinay Kumar, Mayank Agarwal, Robin Uthappa, Stuart Binny, Abhimanyu Mithun, Bharath Chipli and Amit Verma; along with some of the best batsmen and bowlers from the domestic league. It promises to be a fantastic tournament!
Tickets to games in Mysuru
Women’s Exhibition Matches at KPL 2018
To promote and encourage women's cricket, the League will organize women’s teams from the franchises, for a set of exhibitions matches this season! These matches will be held on the 4th and 5th of September 2018 in Mysore, as part of the lead up to the finals of the main tournament. The sport has growin in popularity after India’s successful World Cup Campaign in England last year, where they reached the final. There will be four franchises fielding women teams: the Shivamogga Lions, The Mysuru Warriors, The Bijapur Bulls and the Belagavi Panthers. The teams will be coached by former Indian all-rounder Mamatha Maben and former Indian player Kalpana Venkatachar. Eventually, the tournament would like to have a separate women's KPL leg, as well!
Schedule of Women's matches:
- 04/09/18 – Shivamogga Lions vs Mysuru Warriors – 10:30 am @SDNR Wadiyar Stadium, Mysuru
- 05/09/18 – Bijapur Bulls vs Belagavi Panthers – 10:30 am @SDNR Wadiyar Stadium, Mysuru
KPL 2018 Schedule
Matches at Bangalore (M Chinnaswamy Stadium)
- 15-Aug (Wednesday), 6:30 PM: Bengaluru Blasters vs Belagavi Panthers
- 16-Aug (Thursday), 6:30 PM: Hubli Tigers vs Bijapur Bulls
- 17-Aug (Friday), 6:30 PM: Bengaluru Blasters vs Bellary Tuskers
Matches at Hubli (KSCA Hubli Cricket Ground)
- 19-Aug (Sunday), 6:30 PM: Hubli Tigers vs Shivamogga Lions
- 20-Aug (Monday), 6:30 PM: Bellary Tuskers vs Mysuru Warriors
- 21-Aug (Tuesday), 6:30 PM: Belagavi Panthers vs Bijapur Bulls
- 22-Aug (Wednesday), 2:00 PM: Hubli Tigers vs Bellary Tuskers
- 22-Aug (Wednesday), 6:30 PM: Bengaluru Blasters vs Bijapur Bulls
- 23-Aug (Thursday), 6:30 PM: Hubli Tigers vs Belagavi Panthers
- 24-Aug (Friday), 6:30 PM: Bijapur Bulls vs Mysuru Warriors
- 25-Aug (Saturday), 2:00 PM: Belagavi Panthers vs Bellary Tuskers
- 25-Aug (Saturday), 6:30 PM: Shivamogga Lions vs Bengaluru Blasters
- 26-Aug (Sunday), 2:00 PM: Mysuru Warriors vs Hubli Tigers
- 26-Aug (Sunday), 6:30 PM: Bijapur Bulls vs Bellary Tuskers
Matches at Mysore (Srikantadatta Narasimha Raja Wadiyar Ground)
- 28-Aug (Tuesday), 6:30 PM: Mysuru Warriors vs Shivamogga Lions
- 29-Aug (Wednesday), 6:30 PM: Shivamogga Lions vs Belagavi Panthers
- 01-Sep (Saturday), 2:00 PM: Mysuru Warriors vs Belagavi Panthers
- 01-Sep (Saturday), 6:30 PM: Hubli Tigers vs Bengaluru Blasters
- 02-Sep (Sunday), 2:00 PM: Shivamogga Lions vs Bijapur Bulls
- 02-Sep (Sunday), 6:30 PM: Bengaluru Blasters vs Mysuru Warriors
- 03-Sep (Monday), 6:30 PM: Bellary Tuskers vs Shivamogga Lions
Semis & Finals at Mysore (Srikantadatta Narasimha Raja Wadiyar Ground)
Opening Ceremony Images
Opening Day Match Images
KPL 2018 Squads
Pavan Deshpande, Mitrakant Yadav, Abhishek Bhat, Koushik V, Robin Uthappa, KB Pawan, Anand Doddamani, Arshdeep Singh Brar, KC Avinash, Pallav Kumar Das, Sharan Gowda, Manoj S Bhandage, Bharath Devaraj, Vineet Yadav, Gaurav Dhiman, Vishwanath M, Azeem.
Manish Pandey, Stuart Binny, Stalin Hoover, Avinash D, Mohanram Nidhesh, Dikshankshu Negi, Shubhang Hegde, Rakshith S, Nikin Jose, Saurabh Yadav, Prashant S, Sadiq Kirmani, Darshan Machaiah, Shreyas BM, Akshay Ballal, Aman Khan.
CM Gautam, Abhinav Manohar, Devdutt Paddikal, Rohan Kadam, T Pradeep, Abrar Kazi, Swapnil Yelave, SL Akshay, Ritesh Bhatkal, Chiranjeevi, D Nischal, Satish Bharadwaj, C A Karthik, Rajat Hegde, Manjesh Reddy NV, Rohit Sabharwal.
Bharath Chipli, Ronit More, Naveen MG, KC Cariappa, Mir Kaunian Abbas, KP Appanna, Suneel Raju, Naga Bharath, Zahoor Farooqui, Suraj Kamath, Rishab Singh, Bhavesh Gulecha, Anuraj Bajpai, KL Srijith, Amar Ghale, Majid Makkandar, Ruthraj.
R Vinay Kumar, Abhishek Reddy, Abhishek Sakuja, Praveen Dubey, Melu Kranti Kumar, Mayank Agarwal, Mohammad Taha, Vidyadhar Patil, Nitin Bhille, Anil IG, Rahul Naik, Sunil Jain, Vidwath Kaverappa, Ram Sarikh Yadav, Suraj Seshadri, Kiran A M, Sujit N Gowda, Shivraj S.
Jagdeesha Suchith, Vyshak Vijaykumar, Manjunath SP, Bhareth NP, Amit Verma, Krishnappa Gowtham, Prasidh Krishna, Shoaib Manager, Arjun Hoysala, Prateek Jain, KV Siddharth, Rajoo Bhatkal, Vinay Sagar, Luvnith Sisodia, Kushal Wadhwani, Manoj KH.
Aniruddha Joshi, Mohammad Sarfraz Ashraf, Nihal Ullal, Liyan Khan, Abhimanyu Mithun, BR Sharath, Jonathan Rongsen, Kishore Kamath, Bharath Duri, Prithviraj Shekhawat, Sankalp Shailendra Shettennavar, Nishant Shekawat, Syed Moinuddin, Aditya Somanna, Rohit K, Sharath Srinivas, Hoysala K, Abilash Shetty.
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