The star-studded line-ups in action will include the likes of Gautam Ghambir, Jacques Kallis, Brett Lee, Brendon McCullum and Yusuf Pathan for the Kolkata Knight Riders; Mahela Jayawardene, Morne Morkel, Kevin Pietersen and Virender Sehwag for the Dehli Daredevils; Richard Levi, Lasith Malinga, Sachin Tendulkar and Mitchell Johnson for the Mumbai Indians; and Dwayne Bravo, MS Dhoni, Faf du Plessis, Albie Morkel and Michael Hussey for the Chennai Super Kings.
The Sydney Sixers will feature players such as Brad Haddin, Shane Watson, Nathan McCullum and Pat Cummins while local talent will be showcased by the Lions and Titans.
Paul Collingwood will turn out for the Perth Scorchers with local favourite Herschelle Gibbs who will be determined to show the Newlands faithful what he is capable of still.
Details of the matches are as follows:
Monday, 15 October: 17:30 - Kolkata Knight Riders vs Q1; Tickets R60 (seats); R50 (grass)
Tuesday, 16 October: 13:30 – Sidney Sixers vs Q2 & 17:30 Chennai Super Kings vs Highveld Lions; Tickets R80 (seats); R60 (grass)
Thursday, 18 October: 13:30 – Sidney Sixers vs Highveld Lions & 17:30 Mumbai Indians vs Q2; Tickets R80 (seats); R60 (grass)
Sunday, 21 October: 13:30 – Perth Scorchers vs Dehli Daredevils & 17:30 Kolkata Knight Riders vs Titans; Tickets R80 (seats); R60 (grass)
Please note that traffic in the Newlands, Claremont and the surrounding areas will be affected with the road closures taking place from 06h30 on the above match days. The public is urged to put arrangements in place if affected.
Roads that will be closed to traffic are:
1. Mill & Letterstedt
2. Boundary road circle
3. Campground road & Marienthal Avenue.
4. Campground road near Kelvin Grove opposite “B” gate.
5. Campground & Keurboom roads.
Tickets can be purchased through the following channels:
- Internet – ticketpros.co.za
- Call centre – 087 151 4400
- Newlands Cricket Ground ticket office (0216572089)
- All Postnet outlets. For a comprehensive list visit ticketpros.co.za or postnet.co.za