Amazon Quiz (October 1, 2021): Kieron Pollard is the captain of which franchise in the Caribbean Premier League?
a. Guyana Amazon Warriors
b. Saint Lucia Kings
c. Trinbago Knight Riders
d. Antigua Hawksbills
Answer: Trinbago Knight Riders
The Trinbago Knight Riders who were formerly known as the Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel are a franchise team that contest in the Caribbean Premier League. It is based on the Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.
It was one of the six teams which participated in the tournament's inaugural season. The Indian Premier League's Kolkata Knight Riders purchased a large stake of the franchise in 2015. Consequently, the Trinbago Knight Riders went on to lift the trophy that season.
The team is captained by legendary all rounder Kieron Pollard who represents Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League. He has been a part of the squad since 2019.
It is one of the most successful teams in the tournament, having become champions on four occasions (2015, 2017, 2018, 2020). They have never finished the tournament outside the top four.
Some big names are a part of the team including Sunil Narine, Darren Bravo, Ravi Rampaul and Colin Munro.