News

Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel Rebranded to Trinbago Knight Riders (Bought by shahrukh Khan)

Bollywood Superstar shahrukh Khan recently renamed the Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel to Trinbago Knight Riders. This new co-owner bollywood star has rebranded the name according to his IPL team Kolkata Knight Riders. Last season he bought the franchise.

Venky Mysore, CEO of Kolkata Knight Riders disclosed that the achievement of Trinbago franchise will eligible with their vision to spread the ‘Knight Riders’ brand globally.

He also mentioned that it is really the matter of pride that the powerful brand KKR going to be taken place in CPL. Now the IPL brand elaborate their fame out of India as the part of CPL the honorable cricket tournament.

Trinbago Knight Riders

T&T franchise is the defending champion of CPL T20. Last season they won the trophy by playing against Barbados Tridents. It is one of the most Successful team in CPL. In Inauguration season 2013 they played in semi-final round but unfortunately they lost the match and could not able to reach in final.

Simon Helmot has been appointed as the head coach of team Trinbago Knight Riders and David Williams will assist him to manage the team. The team also made a balanced squad, where included all T20 specialist from national and International side. In batting side Brendon Mccullum, Hashim Amla, Umar Akmal has been confirmed and Dwayne Bravo, Kevon Cooper, Colin Munro will join in bawling side.

Not only the name also the players of KKR has been included in the Trinbago Knight Riders. The off-spinner Sunil Narine who had played for Guyana Amazon Warriors and recently confirmed for Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL will play for TKR franchise.

The CPL players draft auction had been finished. The tournament will be kicked-off from June. The full schedule yet not published but it is expected soon it will be released. The six participants already completed their squad by combining local and overseas players. Caribbean Cricket Board expected some positive result from the tournament. So guys if you want to know more news about CPL, linked with us. We will provide you the hot and latest news time to time.