Champions Trophy T20 2011
Champions Trophy qualifying matches will start on 19th September onwards. A total of 13 teams have been come to India to play for this title based on the ranking of the domestic league T20 matches. A total of 8 teams will qualify for the Champions Trophy. Out of the 13, 7 teams have already been qualified. The rest 3 teams are selected on the basis of the qualifying matches.
3 IPL teams are directly qualified for the Champions trophy while 1 team will play in the qualifying rounds. The IPL champions Chennai super kings, Mumbai Indians and the Royal Challengers Bangalore are the 3 teams and Kolkata Knight Riders can get a chance to play according their performance in the qualifying matches. The teams are as follows.
Qualified 7 teams
Chennai Super Kings (India)
Royal Challengers Bangalore (India)
Cape Cobras (South Africa)
Warriors (South Africa)
NSW Blues (Australia)
South Australian Redbacks (Australia)
Mumbai Indians (India)
Play off match teams
Kolkata Knight Riders (India)
Trinidad & Tobago (West Indies)
Ruhunu (Sri Lanka)