Inaugural Edition of the Caribbean Premier League T20 Tournament Final Match was schedule to played between the Jamaica Tallawahs and Guyana Warriors . This Jamaica vs Guyana Final Match of 2013 CPL T20 Tournament was played at Port of spain on 24th August 2013. Jamaica Tallawahs Team won the First Edition of CPL T20 tournament in 2013 by beating the Guyana Warriors team with 7 Wickets.
After won the toss by Jamaica Captain of Chris Gayle they choose field first and invite the opponent team of Guyana to bat first. In the batting first under the captaincy of sarvan Guyana team only manage to score of 128 runs by losing 5 wickets in 20 overs quota. Opener L Simmons scored highest score from the team of 40 runs in 44 balls while Ramdi score 29 run in 34 balls. From Jamaica team Bernard took 2 and Miller and Gayle picks 1 wickets each.
In reply of lower target of 129 runs, Jamaica tallawahs team starts brilliantly as opener Chris Gayle move away there team to winning note by scoring a unbeaten 47 runs in 48 balls while in the end little cameo inning by the A Russell of 33 run in 18 balls help team to easy victory of CPL 2016 tournament.Team reach the 129 run target on the 18th over by losing just 3 wickets and 15 balls to spare. So Jamaica Tallawahs is a First Champions of the Caribbean Premier League T20 competition.
Guyana Warriors – 128/5 in 20 overs
Jamaica Tallawahs 129/3 in 17.3 overs
Jamaica Tallawahs won by 7 wickets
Umpires – BF Bowden (New Zealand) and N Duguid
TV umpire – JS Wilson
Match referee – MJ Procter (South Africa)
Reserve umpire – D Ramdhanie