Trinidad & Tobago Franchise of Hero Caribbean Premier league which is co-owned by the Indian Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan and its name will be rebranded from Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) from the Previous name of Trinidad and Tobago Red steel in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
Trinbago Knight Riders Team Logo
Co-Owner of Trinbago Knights Riders Shah Rukh khan Said “It is a great honour to become part of the rich cricketing tradition of Trinidad & Tobago. We will do everything to uphold the tradition and thank all the people of Trinbago in advance for their passion and support.”
This Trinidad & Tobago Red steel team won the first Title of CPL in 2015 by won against Barbadose Tridents at Final Match.
CEO of KKR -Venky Mysore said “The acquisition of the Trinbago franchise is consistent with our vision to expand the “Knight Riders” brand globally.
“We are proud of the powerful KKR brand we have built in India as part of the IPL as well as the ever-growing fan base. We now look forward to expanding our brand in Trinbago as well as the entire Caribbean as part of the CPL.”