Lanka Premier League 2020 - The Lanka Premier League (LPL) is Twenty20 franchise cricket tournament in Sri Lanka. In the tournament Five teams from the based on various Sri Lankan cities will play a total 23 matches. The Lanka Premier League 2020 is scheduled to start on 21 November 2020.
2020 Lanka Premier League
- Dates:- 21 November - 13 December 2020
- Administrator(s):- Sri Lanka Cricket
- Cricket format:- Twenty20
- Tournament format(s):- Double round-robin league and Playoffs
- Host(s): Sri Lanka
- Participants:- 5 Teams
- Matches played: 23
- Colombo Lions
- Dambulla Hawks
- Galle Gladiators
- Jaffna Cobras
- Kandy Tuskers
Sri Lankan players: Thisara Perera, Wanindu Hasaranga, Avishka Fernando, Dananjaya de Silva, Suranga Lakmal, Binura Fernando, Minod Bhanuka, Chathuranga de Silva, Mahesh Theekshana, Charith Asalanka, Nuvinidu Fernando, Kanagaratnam Kapilraj, Theivendiram Dinoshan, Yiyakanth Yiyaskanth.
Overseas players: Dawid Malan, Shoaib Malik, Usman Shinwari, Asif Ali.
Sri Lankan players: Dasun Shanaka, Niroshan Dickwella, Lahiru Kumara, Oshada Fernando, Kasun Rajitha, Lahiru Madushanka, Upul Tharanga, Angelo Perera, Ramesh Mendis, Pulina Tharanga, Ashen Bandara, Dilshan Madushanka, Sachindu Colombage.
Overseas players: David Miller, Carlos Brathwaite, Samit Patel, Paul Stirling.
Sri Lankan players: Lasith Malinga, Danushka Gunatilleka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Akila Dananjaya, Milinda Siriwardena, Lakshan Sandakan, Shehan Jayasuriya, Asitha Fernando, Nuwan Thushara, Mohomed Shiraz, Dhanjaya Lakshan, Chanaka Ruwansiri.
Overseas players: Shahid Afridi, Colin Ingram, Hazratullah Zazai, Mohammad Amir, Sarfraz Ahmed, Azam Khan.
Sri Lankan players: Angelo Mathews, Isuru Udana, Dinesh Chandimal, Amila Aponso, Ashan Priyanjaya, Dushmantha Chameera, Jeffery Vandersay, Thikshila de Silva, Pht Kaushal, Lahiru Udara, Himesh Ramanayka, Kalana Perera, Tharindu Rathnayaka, Navod Paranawithana.
Overseas players: Andre Russell, Faf du Plessis, Manpreet Singh Gony, Manvinder Bisla, Ravinderpal Singh.
Sri Lankan players: Kusal Janith Perera, Kusal Mendis, Nuwan Pradeep, Seekkuge Prasanna, Asela Gunerathne, Kamindu Mendis, Dilruwan Perera, Priyamal Perera, Kavisha Anjula, Lasith Embuldeniya, Lahiru Samarakoon, Nishan Madushka Fernando, Chamika Edirisinghe, Ishan Jayaratne.
Overseas players: Chris Gayle, Liam Plunkett, Wahab Riaz, Naveen-ul-Haq.
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium
Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium
1. The full schedule (All times IST)
November 21: Colombo v Galle (7.30pm)
November 22: Kandy v Jaffna (3pm); Colombo v Dambulla (7.30pm)
November 23: Colombo v Galle (3pm); Dambulla v Jaffna (7.30pm)
November 25: Galle v Dambula (3pm); Colombo v Kandy (7.30pm)
November 26: Kandy v Jaffna (3pm); Dambulla v Colombo (7.30pm)
November 28: Jaffna v Colombo (3pm); Kandy v Galle (7.30pm)
December 2: Kandy v Dambulla (3pm); Jaffna v Galle (7.30pm)
December 3: Dambulla v Galle (3pm); Kandy v Colombo (7.30pm)
December 5: Jaffna v Colombo (3pm); Galle v Kandy (7.30pm)
December 6: Dambulla v Jaffna (7.30pm)
December 9: Dambulla v Kandy (3pm); Galle v Jaffna (7.30pm)
December 10: Semifinal 1 (7.30pm)
December 11: Semifinal 2 (7.30pm)
December 13: Final (7.30pm)