Catch Champions League Live in Bangalore
Bangalore will host the inaugural match of Champions League Twenty 20. This League will be played across three cities Bangalore, Chennai and Kolkata.
The frenzy for the gentleman’s game is still to continue. It’s time for some more action after the much hyped Celebrity Cricket League (CCL). Bangalore will now host the inaugural match of the Champions League Twenty20 on September 23. Bangalore is also reported to host the semi final of the league. Thirteen teams will be competing for the top honours in the Champions League which will start from September 23 to October 9.
Champions League T20 will be held across three cities Chennai, Kolkata and Bangalore. Chennai will be hosting the finals slated on October 9. The top seven teams already in the Champions League Twenty 20 are Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore, South Australian Redbacks, New South Wales Blues from Australia and Warriors and Cape Cobras from South Africa.
A six team qualifier will be played in Hyderabad from September 19 to 21 out of which top three will be qualified. The teams participating in this qualifier are KKR who have been invited as they finished fourth at the IPL. The other teams competing in the qualifiers include New Zealand T20 champions Auckland Aces; West Indies T20 champions Trinidad and Tobago, along with two County teams from England and a team from Sri Lanka.
The 10 teams will be divided into two groups and the top two from each group will qualify for the semifinal.