Guyana Amazon Warriors declares Nicholas Pooran as its Captain for CPL 2021

Nicholas Pooran is appointed as the new Captain of the Guyana Amazon Warriors for the ninth edition of Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2021. CPL is all set to commence from August 26 at Warner Park, in St Kitts and Nevis. 

Guyana: Nicholas Pooran is appointed as the new Captain of the Guyana Amazon Warriors for the ninth edition of Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2021. CPL is all set to commence from August 26 at Warner Park, in St Kitts and Nevis. 

The news of the appointment was announced by the management team of the Guyana Amazon Warriors on Monday. 

The press release states, ” Pooran has been part of the Amazon Warriors since 2018 and has scored 437 runs at an average of 31.21. The Trinidadian is also the West Indies Twenty20 International Vice-captain. He had a successful debut to captaincy this year when he led the West Indies to a 4-1 series victory over Australia in St. Lucia.” 

The people of Guyana have congratulated Nicholas on this achievement and has wished luck to the team. There is a massive craze among the inhabitants of the Caribbean region for cricket. 

At this point, when CPL is all set to arrive within a few days, people are cheering up their teams and are supporting them while expressing their love for their respective teams via a social media platform. 

In the opening match, Trinbago Knight Riders will be up against the Guyana Amazon Warriors.

Following is the schedule for CPL 2021 matches –

Thursday, 26 AUG: Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Trinbago Knight Riders
Thursday, 26 AUG: Barbados Tridents vs St Kitts & Nevis Patriots
Friday, 27AUG: Jamaica Tallawahs vs St Lucia Zouks
Friday, 27AUG: Trinbago Knight Riders vs Barbados Tridents
Saturday,28 AUG: Guyana Amazon Warriors vs St Kitts & Nevis Patriots
Saturday, 28 AUG: Jamaica Tallawahs vs Barbados Tridents
Sunday, 29 AUG: St Lucia Zouks vs Trinbago Knight Riders
Sunday, 29 AUG: St Kitts & Nevis Patriots vs Guyana Amazon Warriors
Tuesday, 31 AUG: Trinbago Knight Riders vs St Lucia Zouks
Tuesday, 31 AUG: Barbados Tridents vs Jamacia Tallawahs
Wednesday, 1 SEP: Trinbago Knight Riders vs Guyana Amazon Warriors
Wednesday, 1 SEP: Jamaica Tallawahs vs St Kitts & Nevis Patriots
Thursday, 2 SEP: St Lucia Zouks vs Guyana Amazon Warriors
Thursday, 2 SEP: St Kitts & Nevis Patriots vs Barbados Tridents
Saturday, 4 SEP: St Lucia Zouks vs St Kitts & Nevis Patriots
Saturday, 4 SEP: Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Barbados Tridents
Sunday, 5 SEP: St Kitts & Nevis Patriots vs St Lucia Zouks
Sunday, 5 SEP: Trinbago Knight Riders vs Jamaica Tallawahs
Tuesday, 7 SEP: Jamaica Tallawahs vs Trinbago Knight Riders
Tuesday, 7 SEP: Barbados Tridents vs Guyana Amazon Warriors
Wednesday, 8 SEP: St Kitts & Nevis Patriots vs Jamaica Tallawahs
Wednesday, 8 SEP: Guyana Amazon Warriors vs St Lucia Zouks
Thursday, 9 SEP: Barbados Tridents vs Trinbago Knight Riders
Thursday, 9 SEP: St Lucia Zouks vs Jamaica Tallawahs
Saturday, 11 SEP: St Lucia Zouks vs Barbados Tridents
Saturday, 11 SEP: Jamaica Tallawahs vs Guyana Amazon Warriors
Saturday,11 SEP: Trinbago Knight Riders vs St Kitts & Nevis Patriots
Sunday, 12 SEP: Barbados Tridents vs St Lucia Zouks
Sunday, 12 SEP: Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Jamaica Tallawahs
Sunday, 12 SEP: St Kitts & Nevis Patriots vs Trinbago Knight Riders
Tuesday, 14 SEP: Semi-final 1
Tuesday, 14 SEP: Semi-final 2
Wednesday, 15 SEP: Final