The Kashmir Premier League (KPL) 2023 schedule begins for the inaugural season of the tournament.
Kashmir Premier League (KPL) is a Domestic Twenty20 cricket league formed in 2023. Pakistan Cricket Board is the governing body of this tournament. The league is the second T20 competition organized by the Pakistan board after PSL. Pakistan. The league was initially scheduled to start in May 2023 now it has been moved to be played from 6th August 2023 as the 2023 PSL is now complete. Read about Kashmir Premier League 2023 schedule, KPL fixtures, teams, squads and timing.
The Kashmir Premier League will feature teams from the Pakistan Occupied Kashmir. The 2023 season is the inaugural season of the Kashmir Premier League.
KPL Schedule 2023 (Kashmir Premier League Schedule)
The KPL 2023 will be held at The Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium, Azad Kashmir, Pakistan. The first match will be played on August 6th while the final will be played on 17th August 2023.
Check the latest Kashmir Premier League Schedule 2023. (Updated, August 2023)
August 6, Friday
– Opening ceremony [6:00pm to 7:00pm]
– Mirpur Royals vs Rawalakot Hawks [8:30pm]
August 7, Saturday
– Bagh Stallions vs Kotli Lions [2:00pm]
– Overseas Warriors vs Muzaffarabad Tigers [7:30pm]
August 8, Sunday
– Mirpur Royals vs Bagh Stallions [2:00pm]
– Rawalakot Hawks vs Kotli Lions [7:30pm]
August 9, Monday
– Overseas Warriors vs Mirpur Royals [2:00pm]
– Rawalakot Hawks vs Muzaffarabad Tigers [7:30pm]
August 10, Tuesday
– Muzaffarabad Tigers vs Kotli Lions [2:00pm]
– Bagh Stallions vs Overseas Warriors [7:30pm]
August 11, Wednesday
– Rawalakot Hawks vs Bagh Stallions [2:00pm]
– Kotli Lions vs Mirpur Royals
August 12, Thursday
– Bagh Stallions vs Muzaffarabad Stallions [10:00am]
– Rawalakot Hawks vs Overseas Warriors [3:30pm]
August 13, Friday
– Overseas Warriors vs Kotli Lions [2:00pm]
– Muzaffarabad Tigers vs Mirpur Royals [7:30pm]
August 14, Saturday [Qualifier 1]
– Team 1 vs Team 2 [4:00pm]
August 15, Sunday [Eliminator 1]
– Team 3 vs Team 4 [4:00pm]
August 16, Monday [Eliminator 2]
– Qualifier runners-up vs Winners of Eliminator 1 [4:00pm]
August 17, Tuesday [Final]
– Winner of Qualifier 1 vs Winner of Eliminator 2
Kashmir Premier League will feature 6 teams in its inaugural season. 5 teams are from the POK region and 1 team is from outside the POK region. Teams will play in a double round-robin format with each team facing every other team twice.
The top 4 teams will qualify for the playoffs and eventually to the final called the KPL Cup Final. The 6 teams competing in the inaugural season of the Kashmir Premier League
All the matches of the Kashmir Premier League 2023 will be played at the Muzaffarabad Cricket Stadium.
The first season of the KPL will feature players only from Pakistan. Each team will have 5 local players from the POK region.
They will play alongside the players from the Pakistan National Cricket team. In the 2nd edition of the tournament, Foreign players will be allowed to feature.
Kashmir Premier League Live Streaming & TV Channel
The live telecast for Kashmir Premier League 2023 matches is to be available on television. The KPL is said to be broadcasted on Sony Pictures Network in India. Whereas PTV Sports and Geo Super TV are broadcasting live in Pakistan.