CPL 2022: While registering a nail-biting victory against Jamaica Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premer League 2022, Saint Lucia Kings emerged as the best team in front of their home crowd. The grand comeback of Saint Lucia Kings after facing defeat from the Barbados Royals helped them to be in the game and run up.
Firstly, the Kings won the toss and chose to field, and the decision turned out to be in favour of the teams. The bowler showed exceptional and disciplined performance, and the audience witnessed great fielding from the team. The tight field of the team restricted the Tallawahs to 163, leading them to set the target of 164.
With good bowling, Kings managed to wicket down eight players of Tallawahs. The final score after the conclusion of one term stood at 163/8.
Further, Kings also emerged good during batting. Johnson Charles showed exceptional performance during his half-century, which led the Kings to come closer to the set target. However, Mohammed Amir tried Tallawahs hard to restrict the batters with his bowling, but David Wiese of Kings marshaled the chase superbly and made his team win the match.
In the final scores, Jamaica Tallawahs lost to Saint Lucia Kings as they chased the target of 164 at eight out in 19.5 overs.
The match between the two teams was held at Darren Sammy Cricket Ground, Gros Islet. Saint Lucia on September 7, 2022. The country has witnessed the first match of the CPL 2022 T20 series, which creates great hype among the audience of Saint Lucia.
Saint Lucia witnessed eight matches of the CPL 2022 T20 series as the earlier seven matches were held at Warner Sporting Complex in Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis.
Caribbean Premier League has been started on August 31, 2022, with the opening match between Jamaica Tallawahs and St Kitts ad Nevis Patriots. The month-long tournament will be concluded on September 30, 2022.
On September 7, 2022, Saint Lucia witnessed two matches. The second match was held between Barbados Royals and Trinbago Knight Riders. However, the match was abrupted by bad weather and rainy seasons. The match was won by Barbados Royals by the D/L method.
Different countries in the Caribbean will be hosting the matches of CPL 2022, and Saint Lucia will host further eight matches of the tournament. The other matches will be held in Trinidad and Tobago. The finals and plays-offs will be featured by Guyana.