The Kolkata Knight Riders and the Kings XI Punjab will look to clinch their first CLT20 crown, while the Chennai Super Kings will target a second title. Looking to play party popper to the three main IPL teams will be the Hobart Hurricanes, who did extremely well to qualify for the semifinals from Group B, with three wins in four matches.
Both semifinal games will take place at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad, and on the same day. i.e. 2nd October, 2014 - Thursday.