Celebrity Cricket League 2016 schedule:The sixth season of Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) is ready to entertain the Indian audience. The latest edition will take off on 23 January, 2016, in Mumbai, and the curtains will be dropped on 14 February.The tournament will feature eight teams that represent film industries of eight languages. The only change at the teams level is Veer Marathi being replaced by Punjab De Sher. The matches will be played in seven states. The Mumbai Heroes will take on Punjab De Sher in the inaugural match.
The teams have been divided into two groups. Every team gets four matches and the top two will qualify for the knockout semi-final stage. The previous five seasons were held in February-March. However, this year’s schedule includes Asia Cup 2016 and ICC World T20 2016 which is why CCL 2016 was preponed from its usual time. The matches will be live telecasted on Sun TV. A press conference announcing the start of CCL 6 was held a couple of days back in Mumbai. They also announced a CSR initiative, where they would support restoring the lives of acid-attack victims in association of Rotary Club of Deonar. The final of the tournament will be played on February 14.We bring you the complete schedule with TV listing and other information:
Celebrity Cricket League 2016 schedule : Fixtures, Venues and Live Streaming
This T20 tournament has been scheduled to play between January 23rd, 2016 to February 14th, 2016 in various venues like Mumbai, Kochi, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Hyderabad, Chennai and Banglore. This league includes 8 Teams namely Munbai Heroes, Bhojpuri Dabanggs, Bengal Tigers, Punjab De Sher, Telugu Warriors, Karnataka Bulldozers, Chennai Rhinos and Krela Strikers. These 8 teams are grouped in to 2 groups, Group A and Group B. More information about the team members and franchise are given below. All matches will be live telecast on Colors TV, Sun TV, Gemini TV, Surya, Udaya and PTC Punjabi channels.
|Pool A||Pool B|
|Mumbai Heroes||Telugu Warriors|
|Bhojpuri Dabanggs||Karnataka Bulldozers|
|Bengal Tigers||Chennai Rhinos|
|Punjab De Sher||Kerala Strikers|
Celebrity Cricket League 2016 Live Streaming Channels :
All the cricket fans of India as well as Bollywood and Hollywood fans can watch the CCL 6 whole 15 matches live telecast on Colors TV, Sun TV, Gemini TV, Surya, Udaya and PTC Punjabi channels.
Individual Team Profiles :
Bhojpuri Dabanggs : The Bhojpuri Dabanggs is a Cricket Franchise of CCL. The franchise is owned byMr. Manoj Tiwari with the best of Bhojpuri Film Industry.
Team Squad : Ajhoy Sharm, Jay Prakash Yadav, Pawan Singh, Praksh Jais, Akbar Naqvi, Alok Kumar, Vikash Singh, Uday Tiwari, Pratap Dwivedi, Kumargajender, Vaibhav Rai, Aditya Ojha, Yash Kumar, Ram Pravesh Yadavshatrughan, Sushil Singh, Ravi Kishan, Vikrant Singh, Ayaz Khan.
Bengal Tigers : The Franchise is owned by Mr. Boney Kapoor, Mrs. Sridevi Kapoor and Mr. Raj Shahwith the best of Bengal Film Industry coming together in an exciting match of cricket.
Team Squad : Amitabh, Arjit, debraj, Dev, Gaurav, Indrasish, Jisshu, Joy, Mohan, Rahul, Raja, Sandy, Saugata, Suman, Veivek.
Kerala Strikers : The Franchise is owned by Mr. Mohanlal, Mrs. Sripriya Sethupathi, Mr. Rajkumar Sethupthi, Mr. Jaison Pullikottil and Mr. P.M Shaji with the best of Malayalam Film Industry coming together in an exciting match of cricket.
Team Squad : Asif Ali, Shyam Mohan, Suresh Nair, Bineesh Kodiyeri, Manikuttan, Nishan, Santosh SleebaVivek Gopan Krishna Kumar, Nivin Pauly, Rakendhu, Rahul Madhav, Arjun Nandakumar, Prajodh Kalabavan, Shafique Rehman, Arun Benny, Rajeev Pillai, Riyaz Khan, Unni Mukundan, Mohan Lal.
Telugu Warriors : The Telugu Warriors is a Cricket Franchise of Celebrity Cricket League, based in the states of Telangana & Andhra Pradesh. The Franchise is owned by Mr. Sachiin J Joshi and Mr. Suresh Babu with the best of Tollywood coming together in an exciting match of cricket.
Team Squad : Sudhir Babu, Prabhu, Taraka Ratna, Sriknath, Sachin Joshi, Tarun, Nikhil, Naveen Chandra, Venkatesh, Nanda Kishore, Akhil Akkineni, Rajiv Kanakala, Ajay, Vishwa, Raj Kumar, Raghu, Samrat, Aadarsh, Prince, Ayyapa.
Punjab De Sher : The Franchise is owned by Mr. Navraj Hans and Mr. Puneet Singh with the best of Punjab Film Industry.
Team Squad : Angad Bedi, Roshan Prince, Sonu Sood, Navraj Hans, Gulzar Chahal, Rahul Dev, Mukul Dev, Jazzy B, Arminder Gill, Jimmy Shergill, Harmeet Singh, Binnu Dhillon, Yuvraj Hans, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Mika Singh.
Mumbai Heroes : The Mumbai Heroes is a Cricket Franchise of Celebrity Cricket League, based in the state of Mumbai. The Franchise is owned by Sohail Khan, Vikas Kapoor and Jordy Patel with the best of Bollywood coming together in an exciting match of cricket.
Team Squad : Bobby Deol (c), Sunil Shetty, Aftab Shivdasani, Sameer Kochhar, Apoorva Lakhia, Kabir Sadanand, Kunal Khemu, Raja Bherwani, Shabbir Ahluwalia, Sharad Kelkar, Sohail Khan, Saqib Saleem, Tushar Jalota, Varun Badola, Vatsal Seth.
Chennai Rhinos : The Franchise is owned by Mr. K. Ganga Prasad with the best of Tamil Film Industry coming together in an exciting match of cricket.
Team Squad : Kumarsharansundar Ramu, Nitin Sathyaprem, Sanjay, Ramana, Bose Venkat, Manuday, Jithan Ramesh, Bharath, Shaam, Vishal, Vikranth, Jeeva, Vishnu, Rsiva, Shantnu, Prithivi.
CCL 6 Fixtures :
Here is the complete schedule of CCL 5.
|23-Jan||Saturday||Mumbai||Mumbai Heroes vs. Punja De Sher||2.00 pm to 6.00 pm|
|23-Jan||Saturday||Mumbai||Bhojpuri Dabanggs vs. Bengal Tigers||6.30 pm to 10.30 pm|
|24-Jan||Sunday||Bengaluru||Chennai Rhinos vs. Kerala Strikers||2.00 pm to 6.00 pm|
|24-Jan||Sunday||Bengaluru||Telugu Warriors vs. Karnataka Bulldozers||6.30 pm to 10.30 pm|
|30-Jan||Saturday||Ahmedabad||Mumbai Heroes vs. Bengal Tigers||2.00 pm to 6.00 pm|
|30-Jan||Saturday||Ahmedabad||Bhojpuri Dabanggs vs. Punjab De Sheer||6.30 pm to 10.30 pm|
|31-Jan||Sunday||Kochi||Chennai Rhinos vs. Telugu Warriors||2.00 pm to 6.00 pm|
|31-Jan||Sunday||Kochi||Karnataka Bulldozers vs. Kerala Strikers||6.30 pm to 10.30 pm|
|06-Feb||Saturday||Chandigarh||Mumbai Heroes vs. Bhojpuri Dabanggs||2.00 pm to 6.00 pm|
|06-Feb||Saturday||Chandigarh||Punjab De Sheer vs. Bengal Tigers||6.30 pm to 10.30 pm|
|07-Feb||Sunday||Chennai||Chennai Rhinos vs. Karnataka Bulldozers||2.00 pm to 6.00 pm|
|07-Feb||Sunday||Chennai||Telugu Warriors vs. Kerala Strikers||6.30 pm to 10.30 pm|
|13-Feb||Saturday||Hyderabad||Semi Final 1: A1 vs B2||2.00 pm to 6.00 pm|
|13-Feb||Saturday||Hyderabad||Semi Final 2: A2 Vs B1||6.30 pm to 10.30 pm|
|14-Feb||Sunday||Hyderabad||Final||6.30 pm to 10.30 pm|