Sri Lanka’s cricket board will public sale some 150 gamers subsequent month, at the side of world stars, for the 5 teams that will slay up the virus-delayed premier league, officers talked about Friday.
The 23-match Lanka Premier League (LPL), firstly due in August, will now be performed from 14 November to 6 December, with fits in Dambulla, Kandy and Hambantota.
“The player public sale of the LPL will almost definitely be held on 1 October,” the board talked about in an announcement.
Five teams named after the Sri Lankan cities of Colombo, Kandy, Galle, Dambulla and Jaffna, will blueprint conclude phase.
Sri Lanka Cricket talked about 30 foreigners at the side of Chris Gayle, Darren Sammy, Darren Bravo, Shahid Afridi and Shakib Al Hasan will play in the event.
“Every franchise can bewitch up to 6 world gamers,” the board talked about.
The 5 teams will encompass 30 world cricketers and 65 local gamers.
The LPL became resulting from launch on 28 August but became postponed after successfully being authorities insisted on prolonged quarantines for international gamers.
International cricket came to a discontinue in Sri Lanka on 13 March. The visiting England crew pulled out on the 2nd day of a apply match forward of their two-Check sequence as the coronavirus pandemic spread.
Since then, South Africa and Bangladesh have cancelled scheduled tours of Sri Lanka.