DEFENDING champions Queen's Park Cricket Club (QPCC) I will open their title defence against Preysal in round one of the TT Cricket Board Premiership One 50-over tournment on Saturday. The match will be played at Inshan Ali Park in Preysal.
The Parkites defeated Central Sports in the final last year at Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba.
The 50-over tournament follows the National League competition which ended last weekend.
In other round matches, Victoria will face Central Sports at Daren Ganga Recreational Ground in Barrackpore; QPCC II will play Comets at Pierre Road Recreation Ground, Charlieville; and Clarke Road will welcome PowerGen at the Wilson Road Recreation Ground.
Round two will be held on Sunday.
Preysal vs QPCC I, Inshan Ali Park
Victoria vs Central Sports, Daren Ganga Recreation Ground
QPCC II vs Comets, Pierre Road Recreation
Clarke Road vs PowerGen, Wilson Road Recreation
Central Sports vs Preysal, Invaders Ground
QPCC I vs QPCC II, Queen's Park Oval
Comets vs Clarke Road, Pierre Road
PowerGen vs Victoria, Syne Village Recreation