In the 1st playoff game was played between Guyana Amazon Warriors and Jamaica Tallawahs. After won the toss by GAW captain Emrit invite the opponent team of Jamaica to bat first.
In batting First Jamaica tallawahs put 146/8 in 20 overs time with help of captain gayle 33, Powell 23 and Sangakkara 20. from GAW Emrit took 3 wickets by giving 30 run on their 4 over spell while Tanvir will be the pick of the bowler once again in this tournament as they took 2 wickets by giving just 24 run in their four overs quota.
In Reply of 147 target Guyana losing wickets on the regular interval but chris lynn are stading on the one end and score 49 and miss the half century with just one run but then after turn arround in the game as rain comes wickets fallen. But In the death overs Tanvir also perform will bat by scoring unbeaten 21 run in 13 balls to made their team in the final of the fourth edition of CPL 2016.
So the Two times champions Guyana Amazon once against qualified for the Caribbean Premier League Final which will be played on 7th august. Jamaica Tallawahs still in the contest as they have to played against winners of the 2nd Playoff game of Trinbago knight riders or st Lucia zouks on 5th august in the 3rd playoff match.
Performance with both bat and bowl tanvir was pick as the man of the match award for this 1st playoff game of 3rd august.