Celebrity Cricket League CCL 2013 Points Table has been updated with new results in CCL Season 3. Team Standings are changed due to Points Table of 2013 CCL. Telugu Warriors and Kerala Strikers were the first winners from Group A and topped Points table in first week of the event while Karnataka Bulldozers and Bhojpuri Dabanggs got the position in Group B Points Table. Popularity of the cricket in India, nobody can contradict from the fact that cricket has become a religion to the Indians. Indian Premier League and much cricket in India make fans conciliate their habit. Along with the cricketers there is another class that is less or more equally important and renowned that is media, cinema and TV actors and presenters.
CCL 3 Points Table 2013
|Points Awarded and Column Key:|
|Won (W): 2|
|Tied (T): 1|
|Lost (L): 0|
|No Result (but play started) (NR): 1|
|Abandoned without a ball bowled (A): 1|
|Total points (Pts)|
|Net run rate (runs per over scored less runs per over conceded, adjusting team batting first to overs of team batting second in rain rule matches, adjusting to team’s full allocation if all out, and ignoring no result matches) (NetRR)|
|Order in the table:|
|Position of teams in the table is determined by:|
|Net run rate (runs per over scored less runs per over conceded, adjusting team batting first to overs of team batting second in rain rule matches, adjusting to team’s full allocation if all out, and ignoring no result matches)|
|1. The top 4 Teams with most points|
|2. If teams are tied on points then the team with better Net Run Rate (NRR) will be placed higher|
|3. If teams are tied on Points and Net Run Rate the winner of the head to head will qualify|
|Team 1 will play Team 4, Team 2 will play Team 3.|
- Won (W): 2
- Tied (T): 1
- Lost (L): 0
- No Result (but play started) (NR): 1
- Abandoned without a ball bowled (A): 1
League cricket or franchise cricket is the modern domestic tournament and IPL’s popularity perused a Serial Entrepreneur Vishnu Vardhan Induri to start a similar attractive cricket tournament. CCL (Celebrity Cricket League), a franchised based cricket tournament where the players are the celebrities of Showbiz, started in 2010.
Inaugural Season CCL:
In the inaugural season of CCL, there are four franchises partaken in the league.
- Chennai Rhinos
- Telugu Warriors
- Mumbai Heroes
- Karnataka Bulldozers
2nd Season CCL:
After a efficacious start of the CCL, two additional teams added to the 2nd season conducted between 13 January and 13 February, 2012. Hindi Film industry team named Mumbai Heroes selected Sharjah as their home ground.
3rd Season CCL:
8 franchises, additional two teams to the franchises played in the second season are taking part in the 3rd season of the CCL. Two new participants in CCL are:
- Veer Marathi representing Marathi Film Industry.
- Bhojpuri Dabbangs representing Bhojpuri Film Industry.
Celebrity Cricket League Season 3 Preview
Celebrity Cricket League players are nonprofessional cricketers from India, and teams are presenting their regional film industry. The popularity of the league is because of the millions of fans of celebrities from the cinema industry playing their most beloved game. Another factor that has participated in the illustriousness of the league cricket is the TV viewership of CCL matches.
Close and tied matches are culture of CCL established since 1st season of CCL, so heroes of the cinema screen may have nail-biting situation this season. It is hard to say which team can head towards victories because some new teams that are participating in the 3rd season of CCL and also some replacements that are made to the existing teams.
On the previous statistics Chennai Rhinos, the champion of the season 2, as well as of season 1 is the favourite of the tournament because of the track record it holds. Telugu Warriors and Karnataka Bulldozers are also the strong contestants of the tournament. Karnataka Bulldozers are two times runners-up of the 1st and 2nd season.
The defending champion Chennai Rhinos are fully capable of defending their title, but with the progress and maturity gained by the CCL teams, oppositions are getting stronger that is an alarming situation for the current champions.
Chennai Rhinos has been snatching final match from Karnataka Bulldozers for both seasons played, Karnataka Bulldozers may rise this time being perfect against the demand of the tournament to get title they deserve. Smart cricket is expected in the 3rd season by the non-professional but talented and capable cricketers who are providing amusement and fun in the cricket field.
The most anticipated celebrity league is on its way to gain even more popularity in its 3rd season along with some mature cricket that is obvious because of the competition that is arisen in the 3rd season.