The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) is set to kick-off yesterday August 26, champions Trinbago Knight Riders yesterday have released a brief film titled – ‘We Are TKR’. TKR is the only team to win four CPL titles furthermore because it was side to have an unbeaten championship season.
The brief film will deliver TKR fans a see into the team’s travel, which started when the Knight Riders’ Group took over the Trinidad & Tobago establishment in 2015. The film will take the gatherings of people through the highs and lows of TKR.
“Yes, we are TKR, but they support us like it’s a country’s team, not a franchise because if we lose it’s like Trinidad & Tobago lost the game,” said spinner Sunil Narine.
It was a special feeling winning the tournament in 2020 without losing a game. We have won titles before but winning one where you didn’t lose and becoming undisputed champions, I think is a fantastic achievement. Also, that we are the first ones to do this in T20 cricket in the world, is something no one can take away from us.” said TKR captain Kieron Pollard.
Venky Mysore, the Director of TKR said: “A lot of it has to do with the kind of environment we have built-in TKR. I have seen other franchises around the world and something like this doesn’t happen automatically, it’s not an accident, it has to be planned.”
Bollywood whiz Shah Rukh Khan, who’s the co-owner of the Knight Riders Team, which moreover possess IPL group Kolkata Knight Riders, said: “When Mr. Venky Mysore said, we have an opportunity to be a portion of CPL and procure the Trinbago Knight Riders, I was truly excited, as I feel a certain kind of cherish and connection for it. I adore the thought of music, the way individuals move here and are so cheerful, it’s a small more than sport there. The complete community comes out and appreciates itself & cricket has such an awesome bequest within the West Indies.”