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Sri Lanka govt allows 50 percent crowd for LPL, ongoing Test against WI

Sri Lanka govt allows 50 percent crowd for LPL, ongoing Test against WI

After a long gap of more than 20 months, cricket fans in Sri Lanka will be allowed to witness live action at the stadium as the government has granted permission to allow 50 percent spectators…

SLC directs LPL franchises to include 10 leading Lankan cricketers in upcoming season

SLC directs LPL franchises to include 10 leading Lankan cricketers in upcoming season

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), the governing body for the game in the island nation, has demanded that 10 national players including former captains Angelo Mathews, Dinesh Chandimal and Kusal Janith Perera must be included in…

LPL 2021: Safexpay Founder, CEO Ravi Gupta & Vernost Director Pankaj Tripathi acquires Kandy franchise

LPL 2021: Safexpay Founder, CEO Ravi Gupta & Vernost Director Pankaj Tripathi acquires Kandy franchise

The Lanka Premier League (LPL) Kandy franchise has new owners as Safexpay Founder & CEO Ravi Gupta and Vernost Director Pankaj Tripathi enters the second season of the premier T20 tournament of the Island Nation…

Second edition of LPL to begin on December 5

Second edition of LPL to begin on December 5

The upcoming edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) 2021 will commence on the December 5 at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium (RPICS), Colombo, it was announced on Wednesday. The inaugural game of the…

Supreme TV bags exclusive broadcast rights of LPL for Sri Lanka

Supreme TV bags exclusive broadcast rights of LPL for Sri Lanka

Supreme TV, Sri Lanka’s TV channel, has acquired the exclusive rights to broadcast the Lanka Premier League (LPL) in Sri Lanka, from the IPG Group, the official franchise and broadcast holder. The multi-year agreement, positioned…

Lyca Group Chairman Allirajah Subaskaran acquires LPL’s Jaffna franchise

Lyca Group Chairman Allirajah Subaskaran acquires LPL’s Jaffna franchise

Jaffna franchise, the winner of the inaugural edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL), has now been acquired by Sri Lanka-born British entrepreneur, Allirajah Subaskaran. The franchise, which was earlier known as Jaffna Stallions, has…

LPL 2021 postponed due to lack of foreign players

LPL 2021 postponed due to lack of foreign players

Unavailability of foreign players has forced the second edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) to be postponed till November. The T20 franchise-based league, which was supposed to begin on July 29, will now commence…

Shakib, Faulkner, Cutting register for second edition of LPL

Shakib, Faulkner, Cutting register for second edition of LPL

Star Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib al Hasan, Ben Cutting and James Faulkner are among the international stars to register themselves for the upcoming second edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL). Meanwhile, South Africa’s ODI and…

SLC gears up for LPL’s second edition

SLC gears up for LPL’s second edition

Although the Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) had planned to extend the Lanka Premier League (LPL) to six teams from 2021, it will now hold this year’s edition limited to five and the board is in…

Lanka Premier League’s second edition to start on July 30

Lanka Premier League’s second edition to start on July 30

The second edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL), Sri Lanka’s premier domestic T20 tournament, will start from July 30 and will run till August 2021, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced on Tuesday. The inaugural…