The Kashmir Premier League (KPL) is set to captivate cricket enthusiasts and fans worldwide in 2023. Known for its scenic beauty and rich cultural heritage, the picturesque valley of Kashmir is taking center stage as it hosts this prestigious cricket tournament.
As per the KPL Schedule 2023, the tournament is scheduled to commence on 13th August and extend until the grand finale on 26th August 2023. The entirety of the matches will take place exclusively at the Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium.
The KPL 2023 promises to be a thrilling event, showcasing not only the talent of local players but also providing a platform for national and international cricketers to compete in this breathtaking region.
|Countries||Azad Kashmir (Pakistan)|
|Administrator||Pakistan Cricket Board|
|Tournament format||Single round-robin and playoffs|
|Number of teams||7|
|Current champion||Mirpur Royals (1st title)|
|Most successful||Rawalakot Hawks|
Mirpur Royals (1 title each)
|Most runs||Sharjeel Khan (569)|
|Most wickets||Salman Irshad (21)|
|TV||List of Broadcasters|
KPL Cricket All Team Captain , Owner, Representing, Founded, Captain, Coach 2023
|Bagh Stallions||Tauqir Sultan Awan||Bagh||2021||Umar Amin||Abdul Rehman|
|Jammu Janbaz||Ghulam Hussain Shahid||Jammu||2022||Faheem Ashraf||Riaz Afridi|
|Kotli Lions||TBA||Kotli||2021||Khurram Manzoor||Mushtaq Ahmed|
|Mirpur Royals||Abdul Wajid||Mirpur||2021||Shoaib Malik||Abdul Razzaq|
Arshad Khan Tanoli
|Overseas Warriors||Zeeshan Altaf Lohya||Kashmiri diaspora||2021||Asad Shafiq||Azam Khan|
|Rawalakot Hawks||Jan Wali Shaheen||Rawalakot||2021||Ahmed Shehzad||Arshad Khan|
Kashmir Premier League All Seven Team Name
|Bagh Stallions||Jammu Janbaz|
|Kotli Lions||Mirpur Royals|
|Muzaffarabad Tigers||Overseas Warriors|
KPL Cricket 2023 Schedule, Fixtures, Match Time Table, Venue
|Sat, 13 Aug 2023||Rawalakot Hawks v Jammu Janbaz||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Sun, 14 Aug 2023||Kotli Lions v Mirpur Royals||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Sun, 14 Aug 2023||Muzaffarabad Tigers v Bagh Stallions||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Mon, 15 Aug 2023||Jammu Janbaz v Overseas Warriors||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Mon, 15 Aug 2023||Bagh Stallions v Mirpur Royals||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Tue, 16 Aug 2023||Muzaffarabad Tigers v Rawalakot Hawks||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Tue, 16 Aug 2023||Kotli Lions v Overseas Warriors||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Wed, 17 Aug 2023||Jammu Janbaz v Muzaffarabad Tigers||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Wed, 17 Aug 2023||Rawalakot Hawks v Bagh Stallions||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Thu, 18 Aug 2023||Mirpur Royals v Overseas Warriors||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Thu, 18 Aug 2023||Jammu Janbaz v Kotli Lions||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Fri, 19 Aug 2023||Rawalakot Hawks v Mirpur Royals||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Fri, 19 Aug 2023||Overseas Warriors v Muzaffarabad Tigers||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Sat, 20 Aug 2023||Bagh Stallions v Kotli Lions||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Sat, 20 Aug 2023||Mirpur Royals v Jammu Janbaz||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Sun, 21 Aug 2023||Kotli Lions v Muzaffarabad Tigers||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Sun, 21 Aug 2023||Rawalakot Hawks v Overseas Warriors||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Mon, 22 Aug 2023||Jammu Janbaz v Bagh Stallions||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Mon, 22 Aug 2023||Muzaffarabad Tigers v Mirpur Royals||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Tue, 23 Aug 2023||Bagh Stallions v Overseas Warriors||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Tue, 23 Aug 2023||Kotli Lions v Rawalakot Hawks||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Wed, 24 Aug 2023||Mirpur Royals v Bagh Stallions (Qualifier)||02:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Wed, 24 Aug 2023||Overseas Warriors v Kotli Lions (Eliminator 1)||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Thu, 25 Aug 2023||Bagh Stallions v Overseas Warriors (Eliminator 2)||07:00 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|Fri, 26 Aug 2023||Mirpur Royals v Bagh Stallions (Final)||07:30 pm||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
KPL Winners & Runners List All Season
|Year||Winner||Won By||Runner Up||Venue|
|2022||Mirpur Royals||Match Abandoned|
(Match awarded to Mirpur Royals)
|Bagh Stallions||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
|2021||Rawalakot Hawks||7 Runs||Muzaffarabad Tigers||Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium|
Player of the series In Kashmir Premier League #kheloAazadiSe All Season
|Year||Player of the series|
|2022||Hussain Talat (Rawalakot Hawks)|
|2021||Shoaib Malik (Mirpur Royals)|
KPL T20 Kashmir Premier League Cricket Sponsors | kplt20
The KPL T20 (Kashmir Premier League) Cricket tournament in Kashmir has attracted several sponsors who have contributed to the success and growth of the event.
These sponsors play a vital role in supporting the tournament financially and in enhancing its overall experience. While the specific sponsors for the KPL T20 Kashmir Premier League Cricket may vary from year to year, it is common for such events to have a combination of local and national sponsors.
These sponsors often include corporate entities, businesses, and brands that align with the values and objectives of the tournament. Their support ensures the smooth organization of the event and enables the provision of high-quality facilities and services for players, officials, and fans.
Additionally, sponsors often benefit from the increased visibility and exposure that comes with associating their brand with a popular sporting event like the KPL T20 Cricket tournament.
The involvement of sponsors also contributes to the development and promotion of cricket in the region by fostering financial stability and attracting broader attention to the tournament.
KPL Live Broadcasting Channels List 2023
The following channels are broadcasting KPL in case you want to watch it on TV:
|Pakistan||A Sports, PTV Sports, Geo Super & Ten Sports|
|New Zealand||Sky Sports|
|South Africa||Super Sports|
|Sri Lanka||Sony Sports Network|
|United Kingdom||Sky Sports|
|United States||Willow TV|
|Nepal||Sony Sports Network|
|Afghanistan||Moby TV & Lemar TV|
|Worldwide Internet Rights||Facebook & Tapmad T|
FAQ About Kashmir Premier League 2023
The Kashmir Premier League (KPL) typically takes place in the beautiful valley of Kashmir, which is located in the northern part of the Indian subcontinent. The specific venues for the KPL may vary from year to year, but matches are usually held in various stadiums and cricket grounds within Kashmir. One notable cricket stadium in Kashmir is the Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium, which has hosted several cricket matches, including previous editions of the KPL.
This stadium provides a scenic backdrop for cricket matches, surrounded by the picturesque landscapes and breathtaking views of the Kashmir valley. It is a popular choice for hosting cricketing events in the region.
The Kashmir Premier League (KPL) was initiated and launched by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in collaboration with the Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) government.
The KPL was introduced to promote cricket in the Kashmir region and provide a platform for local cricketers to showcase their talent at a professional level.
The inaugural season of the KPL took place in 2021, marking the beginning of this exciting cricket tournament in Kashmir.
As of my knowledge cutoff in September 2021, the information regarding the brand ambassador of the Kashmir Premier League (KPL) is not available. It is common for sports leagues and events to appoint brand ambassadors to promote and represent the tournament, but the specific brand ambassador for the KPL may vary from year to year. I recommend checking the official announcements or the KPL’s official website or social media channels for the most up-to-date information on the brand ambassador for a particular season.
The Kashmir Premier League Cricket 2023 is a celebration of cricket, natural beauty, and the indomitable spirit of Kashmir. With its amalgamation of local talent, international stars, and awe-inspiring landscapes, the tournament promises to be an unforgettable experience for players, fans, and the entire cricketing fraternity. Beyond the boundaries of the game, the KPL Cricket 2023 has the potential to inspire generations, promote tourism, and leave a lasting legacy of cricketing excellence in the valley of dreams.