Now that the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) cricket tournament has come to an exciting conclusion with the Barbados Tridents taking the trophy and claiming supremacy, it is time to look closely the performance our local Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR). The TKR started the competition very well with a succession of wins but later on in the competition seemed to have lost their way.

Four losses in a row is just too much. There seems to have been some complacency and over-confidence on the part of the players that allowed the other two teams, the Patriots and Tridents, to get the better of them. At one point the TKR was right up there in terms of points with the Warriors but were soon overtaken by the likes of Patriots and Tridents. The earlier loss to the Tridents gave the latter the confidence that they could do it again. And the result?

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