Karnavati Premier League (KPL) is the premier cricket competition held in Karnavati knowledge village from 03rd Oct – 15th Oct 2012. It is organized by Unitedworld School of Business. The opening ceremony will be held on 3rd Oct while the prize distribution ceremony will take place on 15th Oct 2012. The tournament consists of 13 teams namely:
- 1 Red Dragons (PGDM 2nd Year)
- 2 Warriors (PGDM 1st Year)
- 3 The Fanatics (PGDM 1st Year)
- 4 United Smashers (PGDM 1st Year)
- 5 The Tigers (PGDM 1st Year)
- 6 United Lions (PGDM 1st Year)
- 7 UID Villains (United Institute of Design)
- 8 Blue Tigers (BDS 4th Year)
- 9 Stifflers (BDS 3rd Year)
- 10 Adorable XI (BDS 1st Year)
- 11 Dark Horses (MDS)
- 12 Staff Strikers (UWSB Staff)
- 13 Karnavati Warlords (BDS Faculty)
6 matches will be held between the 12 teams from which the winners will qualify for the quarter finals directly. The best losing team will qualify directly to the quarter finals as the wildcard team and the 2nd best losing team with the 2nd best net run rate will play with the 13th team. The winner of this match will then qualify for the quarter finals. The tournament then follows the traditional knock-out format from quarters to semis and then through to the finals. The group games and quarter finals will be of 12 overs(3 overs powerplay) while the semi-finals will be of 14 overs(4 overs powerplay) and the finals will be of 15 overs(4 overs poweplay).
Trophies will be awarded to Winners, man of the series, most sixes while medallions will be awarded to both the finalists.