Sri Lanka’s professional Twenty20 cricket league is called the Lanka Premier League (LPL). It was first introduced in 2020 as a franchise-based cricket tournament, following the model of other successful T20 leagues around the world. The league aimed to promote cricket in Sri Lanka and provide a platform for local and international players to showcase their talent.
Lanka Premier League 2023
The 2023 Lanka Premier League is the fourth season of the Lanka Premier League (LPL). It started on July 30 and will end on August 20, 2023, according to the schedule. There are five teams competing in the competition. The Sri Lanka Cricket is in charge of running the league. The current champs are the Jaffna Kings.
The locations were listed as Pallekele International Cricket Stadium in Kandy and R. Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
Bjsports Sponsored in Lanka Premier League
The main T20 tournament in Sri Lanka, the Lanka Premier League (LPL), has established a partnership with online news source Bjsports as an Official League Partner. As part of the agreement, the company will sponsor the fourth LPL edition as the official sponsor. Customers can get daily sports news via the internet sports news portal bjsports. Along with comprehensive season-long coverage, the two parties’ collaboration will also provide fans with real-time updates, match reports, expert analysis, and behind-the-scenes information of the fourth game of the season.
The fastest century in a 10-ton T20 by Babar Azam
As the second batsman in T20 cricket to score 10 centuries after the West Indian Chris Gayle, Babar Azam of Colombo Strikers, who blazed his way to the first three figure mark in the ongoing Lanka Premier League, did insulate the Pakistan captain in a groove as a stakeholder to being the greatest batsman in world cricket, as many experts have come to esteem him.
For the LRH’s “Little Hearts Project,” Sri Lanka Cricket will donate $100 million.
Sri Lanka Cricket will donate Rs. 100 million to the ‘Little Hearts Project’ at the LRH Sri Lanka Cricket has made the decision to donate Rs. 100 million to the ‘Little Hearts Project’ at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children (LRH). The money will be used to help the LRH construct a “Cardiac and Critical Care Complex” that, once completed, will help treat kids with congenital heart conditions (CHD) and other serious illnesses.
Breach of the LPL Code of Conduct
Karunaratne was handed a suspended ban of one-year from all forms of cricket and was also fined US $5000 for his breaches.
According to LPL Code of Conduct clause 2.21, Hasan Ali of Dambulla Aura was fined 15% of his match money and handed 1 demerit point.
According to LPL Code of Conduct paragraph 2.21, Kusal Mendis of Dambulla Aura was fined 10% of his match money and given one demerit point.
In the meantime, Naseem Shah of the Colombo Strikers was charged a demerit point and fined 20% of his match fee in accordance with LPL code of conduct article 2.5.
Popularity of Lanka Premier League
Lanka Premier League (LPL) was still a relatively new T20 cricket league in Sri Lanka. While it aimed to promote cricket and attract both local and international audiences, it hadn’t yet reached the same level of popularity as more established T20 leagues like the Big Bash League or Indian Premier League (IPL). The popularity of a cricket league can be measured by factors such as viewership numbers, attendance at matches, sponsorships, player participation, and fan engagement. A total of 557 million people were exposed to the tournament’s debut season via TV, social media, & Traditional media.
LPL 2023 Points Table
During LPL 2023, a total of 24 matches will be played among the five partaking teams Colombo Strikers, Dambulla Aura, Galle Titans, Jaffna Kings and B- Love Kandy. A aggregate of 360 players have been registered for the LPL 2023 players auction including multiple multinational capped and uncapped players. Among the 360 players, Only Suresh Raina registered his name as being from India out of the 360 players. Check out the LPL 2023 Points Table/ Lanka Premier League 2023 Points Table with NRR and platoon standings below.
Previously SLC released the tickets for LPL 2023 which range from LKR 150 to LKR 6500.
Most Runs in LPL 2023
In a T20 format game, batters always aim to score as numerous runs as possible in their innings. This is because a high score will offer the team a better chance of winning. In fact, setting a high score is frequently seen as the best way to win a T20 match. Now here are the details for Who’s the top runs scorer in LPL (Lanka Premier League) 2023.