Karnataka is all ready to host another thrilling season of its domestic league Karnataka Premier League 2019. It is a T20 tournament which is organized by Karnataka State Cricket Association. Many known and talented players are seen participating in this tournament which lasts for less than a month. This year, the series is ready to begin from 16th August 2019 while the final match will be played on 1st September 2019.
Total of seven teams from various cities of Karnataka will participate in the competition.
Rongsen Jonathan, Rohan Kadam, Nishant Shekhawat, Rishi Bopanna, Manoj Bhandage, Bharath Dhuri, KN Bharath, Sharath BR, Anuraj Bajpai, V Koushik, Anand Doddamani, Anil IG, Nikin Jose, Kishore Kamat, Bharath Devaraj, Muthanna Chandrashekhar, Kuldeep Kumar and Aditya Goyal
Amit Verma, Shoaib Manager, Praveera Venkatesh Murthy, Krishnamurthy Siddharth, Manjesh Reddy, Dega Nischal, Aniruddha Joshi, BU Shivkumar, Vinay Sagar, Jagadeesha Suchith, Vyshak Vijay Kumar, Kushaal Wadhwani, Ram Sarikh Yadav, Devaiah, Saurabh Yadav, Sankalp Shettennavar, Kishan Bedare, and Jayesh Babu
Mohammed Taha, Parikshith Shetty, Shishir Bhavane, KB Pavan, KL Shrijith, M Vishwanathan, Vinay Kumar, Praveen Dubey, Aditya Somanna, Vidyadhar Patil, Shivil Koushik, David Mathias, Mitrakanth Yadav, Mahesh Patel, Abilash Shetty, Luvnith Sisodia, Suraj Seshadri, and Dheeraj Shashudhar
M Nidhish, Akshay Ballal, Pradeep Gangadhar, Pavan Deshpande, S P Manjunath, Nihal Ullal, Rohith Gowda, Abhimanyu Mithun, Arjun Hoysala, HS Sharath, K Hoysala, Pradeep T, Prithviraj Shekhawat, Sujit N Gowda, Prashanth S, Rishabh Singh, Rohit K, and S Shivaraj
Devdutt Padikkal, Abhishek Reddy, Gaurav Dhiman, Karthik CA, Sharana Basawa, Krishnappa Gowtham, Nizar Niyas, Zeeshan Ali Sayyed, CM Gautam, Srinivas Sharath, Prasidh Krishna, Abrar Kazi, KP Appanna, Bhavesh Gulecha, Ruchir Joshi, Vishnu Priyan, Suraj Reddy, and Santok Singh
Abhinav Manohar, Arshdeep Singh Brar, Mir Kaunain Abbas, Manish Pandey, Rakshit Shiv, Kiran A M, Abdul Majid, Samarth R, Avinash Devdurgkar, Dikshanshu Negi, Stalin Hoover, Lochan Appanna, Shubhang Hegde, Ritesh Bhatkal, Darshan M V, Sharan Gowda, Darshan Machaiah, and Zahoor Farooqui
Bharat Chipli, Swapnil Yelave, Suneel Raju, Samarth Ooty, Liyan Khan, Jashwanth Acharya, MG Naveen, NP Bhareth, Praveen Kumar, Raju Bhatkal, Mohith BA, Chiranjeevi GS, KC Cariappa, Prateek Jain, Pranav Bhatia, Shimon Luiz, Suraj Kamath, and Akshay SL
1st T20 Bengaluru Blasters vs Mysuru Warriors
16th August 2019 in Bengaluru at 7:00 PM
2nd T20 Hubli Tigers vs Shivamogga Lions
17th August 2019 in Bengaluru at 3:00 PM
3rd T20 Ballari Tuskers vs Belagavi Panthers
17th August in Bengaluru at 7:00 PM
4th T20 Mysuru Warriors vs Shivamogga Lions
18th August in Bengaluru at 3:00 PM
5th T20 Bengaluru Blasters vs Bijapur Bulls
18th August in Bengaluru at 7:00 PM
6th T20 Hubli Tigers vs Ballari Tuskers
19th August in Bengaluru at 3:00 PM
7th T20 Mysuru Warriors vs Belagavi Panthers
19th August in Bengaluru at 7:00 PM
8th T20 Ballari Tuskers vs Bijapur Bulls
20th August in Bengaluru at 3:00 PM
9th T20 Bengaluru Blasters vs Shivamogga Lions
20th August in Bengaluru at 7:00 PM
10th T20 Bijapur Bulls vs Mysuru Warriors
21st August, in Bengaluru at 3:00 PM
11th T20 Hubli Tigers vs Belagavi Panthers
21st August, in Bengaluru at 7:00 PM
12th T20 Ballari Tuskers vs Bengaluru Blasters
22nd August, in Bengaluru at 3:00 PM
13th T20 Hubli Tigers vs Bijapur Bulls
22nd August, in Bengaluru at 7:00 PM
14th T20 Belagavi Panthers vs Bengaluru Blasters
23rd August, in Bengaluru at 3:00 PM
15th T20 Shivamogga Lions vs Ballari Tuskers
23rd August, in Bengaluru at 7:00 PM
16th T20 Belagavi Panthers vs Shivamogga Lions
25th August, in Mysuru at 3:00 PM
17th T20 Mysuru Warriors vs Hubli Tigers
25th August, in Mysuru at 7:00 PM
18th T20 Belagavi Panthers vs Bijapur Bulls
26th August, in Mysuru at 3:00 PM
19th T20 Mysuru Warriors vs Ballari Tuskers
26th August, in Mysuru at 7:00 PM
20th T20 Hubli Tigers vs Bengaluru Blasters
27th August, in Mysuru at 3:00 PM
21st T20 Shivamogga Lions vs Bijapur Bulls
27th August, in Mysuru at 7:00 PM
Qualifier 1 Table 1 vs Table 2
28th August in Mysuru at 7:00 PM
Eliminator Table 3 vs Table 4
29th August in Mysuru at 7:00 PM
Qualifier 2: Q1 loser vs Eliminator winner
30th August in Mysuru at 7:00 PM
Final Q1 winner vs Q2 Winner
31st August in Mysuru at 7:00 PM
Key Players of KPL 2019
Sharath BR (Bengaluru Blasters)
He has 295 runs in 20 KPL matches he has played with a strike rate of 120.5. He hs capability to hit some good shots.
Shoaib Manager (Mysuru Warriors)
In the previous season, Manager scored 175 runs with an average of 35.00 and a strike rate of 150.86. His highest was 58 runs.
Mahesh Patel (Hubli Tigers)
He was the highest wicket-taker in the last season of KPL 2018. In innings, he took 12 wickets with an economy rate of 6.12. His best was 3/16.
Pavan Deshpande (Shivamogga Lions)
Pavan was the second-highest run-scorer of the KPL's last season. He made 205 runs in seven innings with an average of 41.00 and strike rate of 131.41. He best score till now is 76* (not out).
KP Appanna (Ballari Tuskers)
KP was the second-highest wicket-taker of the last year tournament. He took 11 wickets with an eco. rate of 6.52 and his best bowling figures was 4/21.
Manish Pandey (Belagavi Panthers)
A very known Indian player as well as of IPL, Manish Pandey plays the role of the top-order batsman. In the last five innings, he has made 170 runs which also includes a century in last month.
Bharat Chipli (Bijapur Bulls)
Chipli was the highest scorer of the previous year of KPL. In just six innings he scored 254 runs with an average of 42.33 and a strike rate of 145.97. His highest score was 74.