Barbados Royals will square off against Jamaica Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2022 final at the Providence Stadium in Guyana on Saturday, October 1 in India. The match will start at 4:30 AM Indian Standard Time (IST).
Led by captain Kyle Mayers, Barbados Royals have been the most dominant team in the ongoing edition of CPL so far. Having registered eight wins and just two losses in the league phase, the Royals finished at the top of the CPL 2022 standings with 16 points from 10 matches.
The Trevor Penney-coached Royals later thrashed Guyana Amazon Warriors by 87 runs in the Qualifier 1 to storm into their fourth CPL final.
The Barbados Royals (previously Barbados Tridents) have clinched the CPL title in 2014 and 2019. They had also reached the CPL 2015 final but lost to Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel (now Trinbago Knight Riders).
On the other hand, Jamaica Tallawahs defeated Saint Lucia Kings by 33 runs in the CPL 2022 Eliminator and followed it up by beating Guyana Amazon Warriors by 37 runs in the Qualifier 2 to advance to the summit clash.
The Rovman Powell-led side had earlier finished fourth in the standings with nine points from 10 matches, recording four wins, five defeats while one match was washed out due to rain.
The Tallawahs were inaugural CPL champions in 2013 and later won it again in 2016.
Barbados Royals vs Jamaica Tallawahs head-to-head
Jamaica Tallawahs have a slight edge over Barbados Royals in their head-to-head record in the Caribbean Premier League, winning 10 of the 19 matches that they have played so far. Barbados Royals have managed eight victories while one match was abandoned in 2016.
In CPL 2022, Barbados Royals beat Jamaica Tallawahs by eight wickets in their first meeting before the Tallawahs bounced back to secure a six-run win (D/L method) in their last meeting in the ongoing T20 tournament.
Barbados Royals vs Jamaica Tallawahs CPL 2022 final probable XIs
Barbados Royals playing XI (probable): Rahkeem Cornwall, Kyle Mayers (captain), Harry Tector, Azam Khan, Najibullah Zadran, Jason Holder, Devon Thomas (wicket-keeper), Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Obed McCoy, Hayden Walsh, Ramon Simmonds
Jamaica Tallawahs playing XI (probable): Brandon King, Kennar Lewis (wicket-keeper), Shamarh Brooks, Rovman Powell (captain), Raymon Reifer, Imad Wasim, Fabien Allen, Mohammad Nabi, Chris Green, Nicholson Gordon, Mohammad Amir
Where to watch Barbados Royals vs Jamaica Tallawahs CPL 2022 final live in India?
The CPL 2022 final between Barbados Royals and Jamaica Tallawahs will be telecast live on Star Sports 2 and Star Sports 2 HD TV channels in India.
Live streaming of the Barbados Royals vs Jamaica Tallawahs CPL 2022 final will be available on FanCode app and website.
Play fantasy cricket with SportsAdda. Create your team, track your progress and win prizes. Start here.
Follow us on Telegram for the latest updates from the world of sports!
Featured photo: CPLT20