Chris Gayle, Shahid Afridi, Shakib Al Hasan, Munaf Patel among global gamers in LPL auction
Each franchise can buy up to 6 international players. That implies the LPL is likely to 30 worldwide cricketers and 65 local cricketers, with each squad having 19 members.
As per the existing schedule, the tournament will be held from November 14 and December 6. It will include 23 matches, to be played in Dambulla, Pallekele and Hambantota, while the launch will happen in Hambantota.
However, federal government approval for a shorter quarantine period for gamers, authorities and broadcast staff is yet to be secured; it is this obstacle that had actually required the postponement of the LPL, originally slated to start in late August.
The SLC officials have actually asked that the quarantine duration for those showing up in the nation for this tournament be reduced to 7 days, from today 14-day duration. There is no recognized neighborhood spread of Covid-19 in Sri Lanka at present, but quarantine procedures have been exceptionally stringent in order to prevent the spread of the infection from infected new arrivals.