KOLLAM: Enthused by the success of the pioneering Champions Boat League (CBL) that concluded Saturday, the Kerala government is taking the water event’s next edition to venues across the state, two key ministers said.

The 2020 CBL will be pan-Kerala, thus spreading northward across Malabar, finance minister Dr TM Thomas Isaac and his tourism counterpart Kadakampally Surendran, said at the 12th and final round of the league. 

The CBL’s valedictory function coincided with the President’s Trophy Boat Race at the scenic Ashtamudi Lake in this city.

Aug 07, 2019 18:08
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala Tourism’s invitation for owner bids for its inaugural franchise-based Champions Boat League may have failed to take off, but the three-month event will be held as per its original schedule, Kerala Tourism director P Bala Kiran, who also heads the SPV set up for the CBL, has asserted.
Feb 18, 2019 13:02
KOCHI: The government of Kerala is set to organise the first-ever Champions Boat League (CBL), an IPL-style tournament across the state which will involve boat race across nine teams, IANS reports.