CPL 2021 – BR vs TKR LIVE: Can Barbados Royals take revenge against the Knight Riders and keep playoff hopes alive? The Barbados Royals will take on the Trinbago Knight Riders in match 23 of the ongoing CPL 2021. The game will be played at Warner Park and will kick off at 7:30 PM IST on Thursday, September 9. With just three games left in the season, both teams will be hoping to register wins and boost their chances of making it to the playoffs.
After three consecutive losses, the Barbados Royals returned to winning ways to keep their hopes of making the playoffs alive with a thumping win over the Guyana Amazon Warriors. In a complete team performance, Glen Phillips, Johnson Charles and Kyle Mayers scored runs at the top before the bowlers shared all 10 wickets amongst themselves to pick up an important 45-run win, which also boost their net run rate significantly. The Royals however will have to build on that performance and continue winning their remaining games to be in the hunt, with just four points under their belt so far.
Defending champions Trinbago Knight Riders meanwhile are second in the standings and are one of the certainties to make the playoffs unless results go horribly wrong for them in their last three games. Kieron Pollard led outfit come into the clash on the back of a thumping 75-run win, having bowled out Jamaica Tallawahs for a paltry 92. The Knight Riders remain one of the favourites for the title and have won three of their last four games, with the loss coming in a super over against the Warriors.
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In their earlier CPL 2021 meeting, the Barbados Royals were shot out for just 122, with Isuru Udana claiming a five-wicket haul. In response, the Knight Riders made light work of the chase Kieron Pollard’s half-century, winning the game with six wickets and 19 balls to spare.
CPL 2021 LIVE: BR vs TKR Playing 11
BR Playing 11
Johnson Charles, Shai Hope (wk), Smit Patel, Glenn Phillips, Jason Holder (c), Azam Khan, Raymon Reifer, Oshane Thomas, Nyeem Young, Ashley Nurse, Jake Lintott
TKR Playing 11
Lendl Simmons, Sunil Narine, Colin Munro, Tim Seifert, Darren Bravo, Denesh Ramdin, Kieron Pollard, Isuru Udana, Akeal Hosein, Ravi Rampaul, Jayden Seales
BR vs TKR live streaming: How to watch JAM vs TKR live scores?
The match will not be shown on TV for the cricket audience in India. Fans can catch the BR vs TKR LIVE Streaming on the FanCode app. For BR vs TKR live scores, ball by ball commentary, and full scorecard, click here.