LPL Cricket

SLC Postpones Lanka Premier League
SLC Postpones Lanka Premier League
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Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is reported to have postponed the Lanka Premier League (LPL), the T20 franchise owned by it. SLC reportedly made the decision owing to the nonavailability of overseas players. The tournament was originally scheduled to start on 29 July and finish on 22 August. As per the revised schedule, the LPL will […]

Lanka Premier League 2021 to Begin on July 30
Lanka Premier League 2021 to Begin on July 30
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Sri Lanka Cricket has announced that it plans to host the second season of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) between 30 July and 22 August. Professor Arjuna De Silva, chair of SLC’s Management Committee, has said to media outlets, “We have found a suitable window to hold this year’s edition, whilst we are currently working […]

Md Amir Exchanges Abusive Words with Naveen ul Haq
Md Amir Exchanges Abusive Words with Naveen ul Haq
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Tempers flared during a Lanka Premier League match between Kandy Tuskers and Galle Gladiators. As the match ended, Mohammed Amir who batted for Galle Gladiators was seen exchanging angry words with Kandy Tuskers’ Afghan import Naveen-ul-Haq. An exciting match of the Lanka Premier League between Kandy Tuskers and Galle Gladiators was overshadowed to an extent […]

LPL Preview: Sri Lanka’s Franchise T20 League Set to Launch on 26 November 2020
LPL Preview: Sri Lanka’s Franchise T20 League Set to Launch on 26 November 2020
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In this article, we preview the Lanka Premier League whose inaugural season is scheduled to begin on 26 November 2020 with five teams – Colombo Kings, Dambulla Vikings, Galle Gladiators, Jaffna Stallions and Kandy Tuskers – competing for the title. We discuss the composition of the squads, with a specific focus on the overseas players […]