Player of the Match
Player of the Match
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Jamaica ease to CPL title

Jamaica Tallawahs beat Guyana Amazon Warriors by seven wickets to win the first Caribbean Premier League

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Match Details


Jamaica Tallawahs , elected to field first

Player Of The Series

Player Of The Match

Series result

Jamaica Tallawahs won the 2013 Caribbean Premier League


Hours of play (local time)

20.00 start, First Session 20.00-21.20, Interval 21.20-21.40, Second Session 21.40-23.00

Match days

24 August 2013 - night match (20-over match)

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Scorer: Kumar Chandan Duorah | Commentator: Thilak R Gowda

What scenes here, jubilation for Chris Gayle and co. Jamaica Tallawahs have outplayed Guyana Amazon Warriors right from the word go. Bowled, fielded and batted superbly. Gayle led his team from the front, scored 47 of 48 deliveries and a blazing innings from Russell again.

Gayle receives the Player of the match award & Santokie with Player of the series. That's all we had from the inaugural CPL and it was fun bringing the live coverage to you. Good night, stay blessed, cheers!

Malinga to Russell, 1 run, and we have the CHAMPIONS!! of the inaugural CPL, fuller and turned to on side and scampered for a single
Malinga to Russell, FOUR runs, take that!! low full toss and hammered it over mid-on and into the fence, score's level
Malinga to Gayle, 1 run, yorker length and digs out for a single

17 | 20 Runs | JT: 123/3 (6 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 7.23, RRR: 2.00)

  • AD Russell28 (16b)
  • CH Gayle46 (47b)
  • K Santokie4-0-31-0
  • SL Malinga3-0-22-1
Santokie to Russell, FOUR runs, length delivery and slammed away, bisects long on and deep mid wicket

m: "superb tournament for santaioke lost in space of few balls"

Santokie to Gayle, 1 run, wide of off stump and dabs to point

Tallawahs 2nd innings Partnerships

1st26CH GayleCAK Walton
2nd35CH GayleKC Sangakkara
3rd6CH GayleJ Blackwood
4th62CH GayleAD Russell