Karnataka Premier League (KPL 2016) is the 5th season of popular domestic Twenty20 league KPL. The cricket tournament is established and run by the KSCA. The KPL 2016 schedule is officially released. It started on 16 September and ends on 1st October 2016. The tournament is now in a knockout round where semi-finals and final to be played. Check out the full schedule of Karbonn KPL T20 2016 below.
The first semi-final is between Hubli Tigers vs Belagavi Panthers at 1.30 pm while the second is Mysuru Warriors vs Bellary Tuskers and played at 5.30pm. Both semi-finals and final match to be played at the KSCA Hubli Cricket Ground in Hubli. Check: KPL T20 Live Score
Total eight teams play in the KPL and Mangalore United is the most successful team so far. Bijapur Bulls is the defending champion of Karnataka Premier League 2016. This domestic cricket tournament is founded on a base of the popular Indian Premier League (IPL). In this tournament also there is group stage after that top four teams qualify for the knockout stage.
The 5th edition of KPL tournament will be played from 16 September to 1st October 2016. The fixtures of KPL 2016 is released on September 1 by the KSCA. The opening match will be played between Bellary Tuskers and Belagavi Panthers on 16th September at 1:30 PM.
Karnataka Premier League KPL 2016 Schedule
Karnataka Premier League 2016 Fixtures
|16 Sept||Friday||Match 1||Bellary Tuskers vs Belagavi Panthers||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 2||Bijapur Bulls vs Rock Stars||17:30||Mysore|
|17 Sept||Saturday||Match 3||Namma Shimovagga vs Hubli Tigers||9:30||Mysore|
|Match 4||Mysuru Warriors vs Mangalore United||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 5||Bijapur Bulls vs Belagavi Panters||17:30||Mysore|
|18 Sept||Sunday||Match 6||Mysuru Warriors vs Rock Stars||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 7||Bellary Tuskers vs Namma Shimovagga||17:30||Mysore|
|19 Sept||Monday||Match 8||Hubli Tigers vs Bijapur Bulls||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 9||Mangalore United vs Rock Stars||17:30||Mysore|
|20 Sept||Tuesday||Match 10||Namma Shimovagga vs Belagavi Panters||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 11||Bellary Tuskers vs Hubli Tigers||17:30||Mysore|
|21 Sept||Wednesday||Match 12||Bijapur Bulls vs Mangalore United||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 13||Bellary Tuskers vs Mysuru Warriors||17:30||Mysore|
|22 Sept||Thursday||Match 14||Belagavi Panters vs Hubli Tigers||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 15||Namma Shimovagga vs Mangalore United||17:30||Mysore|
|23 Sept||Friday||Match 16||Rock Stars vs Bellary Tuskers||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 17||Mysuru Warriors vs Bijapur Bulls||17:30||Mysore|
|24 Sept||Saturday||Match 18||Mangalore United vs Bellary Tuskers||9:30||Mysore|
|Match 19||Bijapur Bulls vs Namma Shimovagga||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 20||Mysuru Warriors vs Belagavi Panters||17:30||Mysore|
|25 Sept||Sunday||Match 21||Hubli Tigers vs Mangalore United||13:30||Mysore|
|Match 22||Namma Shimovagga vs Rock Stars||17:30||Mysore|
|26 Sept||Monday||Rest day||REST DAY|
|27 Sept||Tuesday||Match 23||Rock Stars vs Belagavi Panters||13:30||Hubli|
|Match 24||Hubli Tigers vs Mysuru Warriors||17:30||Hubli|
|28 Sept||Wednesday||Match 25||Bijapur Bulls vs Bellary Tuskers||13:30||Hubli|
|Match 26||Mangalore United vs Belagavi Panters||17:30||Hubli|
|29 Sept||Thursday||Match 27||Mysuru Warriors vs Namma Shimovagga||13:30||Hubli|
|Match 28||Hubli Tigers vs Rock Stars||17:30||Hubli|
|30 Sept||Friday||Semi-Final 1||Hubli Tigers vs Belagavi Panthers||13:30||Hubli|
|Semi-Final 2||Mysuru Warriors vs Bellary Tuskers||17:30||Hubli|
|1 Oct||Saturday||Match 31||Finals||17:30||Hubli|
The KPL 2016 will be broadcasted live on Sony Six for all cricket fans. Check out the complete teams, squads and live telecast tv channels of KPL T20 2016.
Defending champions Bijapur Bulls will take on Rock Stars in the opening match of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL T20 2016) tournament on 16 September at Mysuru’s Srikantadatta Narasimha Raja Wadeyar Ground.
The tournament start in Mysuru and the first leg will be played at SDNR Wadiyar cricket ground till 22nd September 2016 after that all games will be played at Hubballi. The full schedule of Karnataka Premier League 2016 is updated above. Karnataka State Cricket Association (KSCA), the organisers of KPL 2016 announced that the KPL T20 2016 will be played in Mysuru and Hubballi and semi-finals and final match will take place on 1st October 2016.
The first leg of the Karbonn KPL 2016 which features 2 matches each day. The first game will start at at 1.30 PM while second at 5.30 PM and it will be held in Mysuru from September 16 to 25. The second leg will be played at the KSCA Stadium in Rajnagar, Hubbali from September 27 to October 1.
KPL 2016 Cricket Tournament Details:
- Competition Name – Karnataka Premier League
- Format – T20
- Participants – 8
- Edition – 5th
- Year – 2016
- Organizer – KSCA
Previous champions of KPL T20 are
- 2009 – Provident Bangalore Rural
- 2010 – Mangalore United
- 2014 – Mysuru Warriors
- 2015 – Bijapur Bulls
KPL 2016 Teams
The last season of KPL was held from 3 September 2015 to 20 September 2015 where Robin Uthappa has won the player of the tournament award.
Here on this page, we will update the complete Karnataka Premier League KPL 2016 schedule. Keep visit this page for KPL season 5 fixtures and teams info.