CPL 2022 has already started. In fact, almost one week is gone. It started on 31st August and will end on 30th September. In this first week of CPL 2022, we watched some mind-blowing matches that really took the thrill out of us. So far, all matches of CPL 2022 took place in Warner Park St Kitts and Nevis stadium. We know you would have watched and enjoyed these thrilling matches. But, today let us tell you the highlights and brief summary of every match of CPL 2022 that has been played so far.
CPL 2022 Week 1 matches
August 31st, Wednesday
Jamaica Tallawahs vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, in Warner Park St Kitts and Nevis stadium
JT 183/2 (20)
SNP 136/8 (20)
JT won by 47 RUNS.
The first match of CPL 2022 was played between Jamaica Tallawahs vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. The match started at 4:30 AM. St Kitts and Nevis Patriots won the toss and opted to bowl first. Jamaica Tallawahs made 183 in 2 wickets. Brendon King scored the highest run from this side. He made 89 runs out of 57 balls hitting 8 fours and 6 sixes. St Kitts and Nevis Patriots chased 183 runs but could make only 136 in 20 overs after losing 8 wickets.
The highest scorer from this side was Sherfane Rutherford, who made 33 out of 22 balls hitting 4 sixes. The highest wicket-taker from St Kitts and Nevis Patriots was Nicholson Gordon, who took three wickets in 4 overs giving 32 runs.
Player of the match: Brendon King
September 1, Thursday
Saint Lucia Kings vs Trinbago Knight Riders, in Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
SLK 143/9 (20)TKR 148/7 (19.2)
TKR won by 3 wkts
Trinbago Knight Riders won the toss and invited Saint Lucia Kings to bat first. Saint Lucia Kings managed to score 143 runs losing 9 wickets in 20 overs. The highest scorer from this side was Roshan Primus, who scored 38 runs in 25 balls hitting five boundaries including 3 fours and two 6. The best bowler from TKR was Akeal Hosein, who did wonderful bowling and took 4 wickets giving out just 13 runs in 4 overs.
PKR came to chase 143 runs and achieved its target in 19.2 overs. The team lost 7 wickets while achieving its target. Finally, the team scored 148 runs and managed to secure its win by 3 wickets. The best batsman from the side was Tion Webster, who made 58 runs in 45 balls.
Player of the match: Akeal Hosein
September 1 Thursday
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots vs Barbados Royals, in Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
SNP 149/8 (17)
BR 150/3 (15.1),
Barbados Royals won by 7 wkts –
Due to rain, the match was reduced to 17 overs.
After winning the toss BR opted to bowl first. SNC made 149 in 17 overs losing 8 wickets. BR achieved this score in just 15.1 overs losing only three wickets.
Highest run scorer from SNP: Andre Fletcher (81runs)
Highest wicket-taker from SNP: Ramon Simmonds (2w)
Highest run scorer from BR: Kyle Mayers (73 runs)
Highest wicket-taker from BR: Dwayne Bravo ( 2w)
Player of the match: Corbin Bosch
September 3rd Saturday
Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Jamaica Tallawahs, in Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
GAW 142/6 (20)
JT 143/6 (19.2)
Jamaica Tallawahs won by 4 wkts
After winning the toss, JT opted to bowl first. GAW made 142 in 20 overs losing 6 wickets. JT achieved this score in 19.2 overs losing 6 wickets.
Highest run scorer from GAW: Hetmyer (81runs)
Highest wicket-taker from GAW: Amir (3w)
Highest run scorer from JT: Rovman Powell (73 runs)
Highest wicket-taker from JT: Gudakesh Motie( 2w)
Player of the match: Mohammad Amir
September 3rd Saturday
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots vs Trinbago Knight Riders, in Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
Match was abandoned due to rain.
September 4th Sunday
Barbados Royals vs Saint Lucia Kings, in Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
BR 162/7 (20)
SLK 91/4 (9)
Barbados Royals won by 11 runs (DLS Method)
Due to the rain, the 6th match of CPL 2022 was affected. BR got an opportunity to bat for 20 overs but SLK batted only for 9 overs. DLS method was applied to announce the winner. SLK won the toss and invited BR to bat first. BR scored 162 runs in 7 wickets in 20 overs. The highest scorer from this side was K Mayers, who scored 36 runs in 23 balls hitting 6 fours and 1 six. The other players also scored in 20s and 30s. The best bowler from SLK was Mark Deyal, who did wonderful bowling and bagged 2 wickets giving out just 15 runs in 4 overs.
BR came to chase 162 runs, but couldn’t score good runs in the initial overs. Just after playing 9 overs, the match was stopped due to the rain. So far, SLK has made 91 runs in four wickets. After that, the match could not be resumed. So, the DLS method was applied and the result got in the favour of BR. The best batsman from SLK was Faf du Plessis, who made 47 runs in 20 balls.
Highest run scorer from BR: K Mayers (36 runs)
Highest wicket-taker from BR: K Mayers (4w)
Highest run scorer from SLK: Faf du plessis (47 runs)
Highest wicket-taker from SLK: Mark Deyal ( 2w)
Player of the match: K Mayers
September 4th Sunday
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots vs Guyana Amazon Warriors, in Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
The second match of 4th September CPL 2022 was between SNP and GAW the match was set to start at 11 PM GMT. However, it could not be started because of rain. The match was abandoned.
So, this is a brief summary of all seven matches of CPL 2022. Some teams performed really well in the first 7 matches and some are struggling. Let’s see which team performs well throughout the league and manages to bag the trophy.
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