Eight top teams from India, Australia and South Africa have directly qualified to play in the league. Top T20 teams from New Zealand, England, Pakistan and West Indies will have to battle it out in the Qualifiers from where only two teams will go trough. Johannesburg will host the inaugural match of the tournament to be played between Uva Next and Yorkshire on October 9. The Champions League 2012 final will also be played at the same venue on October 28.
Pool 1: England 1 (winners of the ECB’s domestic T20 championship), Sialkot Stallions (Pakistan) and Auckland Aces (New Zealand).
Pool 2: England 2 (runners-up in the ECB’s domestic T20 championship), Trinidad and Tobago (West Indies) and the winners of Sri Lanka’s domestic T20 championship.
Group A: Kolkata Knight Riders (India), Titans (South Africa), Perth Scorchers (Australia), Delhi Daredevils (India) and Qualifier 1.
Group B: Chennai Super Kings (India), Highveld Lions (South Africa), Sydney Sixers (Australia), Mumbai Indians (India) and Qualifier 2.
|Tuesday||Oct 9, 2012||16:30||ECB 2 Vs SLC||JHB|
|Tuesday||Oct 9, 2012||21:00||ST Vs AA||JHB|
|Wednesday||Oct 10, 2012||16:30||ECB1 Vs AA||CEN|
|Wednesday||Oct 10, 2012||21:00||ECB2 Vs T&T||CEN|
|Thursday||Oct 11, 2012||16:30||T&T Vs SLC||JHB|
|Thursday||Oct 11, 2012||21:00||ECB1 Vs ST||JHB|
|Saturday||Oct 13, 2012||16:30||TI Vs PS||CEN|
|Saturday||Oct 13, 2012||21:00||KKR Vs DD||CEN|
|Sunday||Oct 14, 2012||16:30||CSK Vs SS||JHB|
|Sunday||Oct 14, 2012||21:00||HL Vs MI||JHB|
|Monday||Oct 15, 2012||21:00||KKR Vs Q1||CT|
|Tuesday||Oct 16, 2012||16:30||SS Vs Q2||CT|
|Tuesday||Oct 16, 2012||21:00||CSK Vs HL||CT|
|Wednesday||Oct 17, 2012||16:30||TT Vs Q1||DUR|
|Wednesday||Oct 17, 2012||21:00||KKR Vs PS||DUR|
|Thursday||Oct 18, 2012||16:30||HL Vs SS||CT|
|Thursday||Oct 18, 2012||21:00||MI Vs Q2||CT|
|Friday||Oct 19, 2012||21:00||DD Vs Q1||DUR|
|Saturday||Oct 20, 2012||16:30||HL Vs Q2||JHB|
|Saturday||Oct 20, 2012||21:00||CSK Vs MI||JHB|
|Sunday||Oct 21, 2012||16:30||PS Vs DD||CT|
|Sunday||Oct 21, 2012||21:00||KKR Vs TI||CT|
|Monday||Oct 22, 2012||16:30||CSK Vs Q2||DUR|
|Monday||Oct 22, 2012||21:00||SS Vs MI||DUR|
|Tuesday||Oct 23, 2012||16:30||PS Vs Q1||CEN|
|Tuesday||Oct 23, 2012||21:00||TI Vs DD||CEN|
|Thursday||Oct 25, 2012||21:00||A1 Vs B2||DUR|
|Friday||Oct 26, 2012||21:00||A2 Vs B1||CEN|
|Sunday||Oct 28, 2012||21:00||FINAL||JHB|
Cities’ abbreviations: JHB ‐ Johannesburg DUR ‐ Durban CT ‐ Cape Town CEN ‐ Centurion
Teams’ abbreviations: KKR: Kolkata Knight Riders, CSK: Chennai Super Kings, MI: Mumbai Indians, Delhi Daredevils: DD, T&T: Trinidad and Tobago, SS: Sydney Sixers, PS: Perth Scorchers, ECB 1: England team 1, ECB 2: England team 2, ST: Sialkot Stallions, SLC: Sri Lanka team, TI: Titans, HL: Highveld Lions, AA: Auckland Aces