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LPL 2020: Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi to lead Galle Gladiators in inaugural edition
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LPL 2020: Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi to lead Galle Gladiators in inaugural edition

Initially, Omar had announced Sarfaraz Ahmed as captain of Galle Gladiators but he had to alter his decision after the wicket-keeper batsman was named in the Pakistan squad for the tour of New Zealand.

LPL 2020: Sri Lanka Cricket tightens anti-corruption measures for league's inaugural edition
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LPL 2020: Sri Lanka Cricket tightens anti-corruption measures for league's inaugural edition

Sri Lanka Cricket's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) in collaboration with the ICC is administering the initiatives at the LPL

'Why not': Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi hints at trying his hand at cricket administration in future
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'Why not': Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi hints at trying his hand at cricket administration in future

Afridi said he would like to take Pakistan cricket to the top and is ready to don the administrator's hat for that to happen, but not immediately.

Chris Gayle, Lasith Malinga pull out of Lanka Premier League; Ravi Bopara withdraws too
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Chris Gayle, Lasith Malinga pull out of Lanka Premier League; Ravi Bopara withdraws too

Gayle and Plunkett's withdrawals were confirmed by their franchise Kandy Tuskers, Malinga pulled out citing "inadequate preparation time", said a report

Munaf Patel joins Lanka Premier League's Kandy Tuskers; Sarfaraz Ahmed pulls out
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Munaf Patel joins Lanka Premier League's Kandy Tuskers; Sarfaraz Ahmed pulls out

Lasith Malinga has also expressed a desire to pull out from LPL, according to media reports.

Sri Lanka delay Lanka Premier League again over COVID-19, all matches to be played in Hambantota
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Sri Lanka delay Lanka Premier League again over COVID-19, all matches to be played in Hambantota

The start of the 23-match league, which will feature Chris Gayle, Faf du Plessis, Shahid Afridi and Carlos Brathwaite, was put back six days to 27 November, the cricket board said.

Faf du Plessis, David Miller and Andre Russell pull out of inaugural Lankan Premier League
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Faf du Plessis, David Miller and Andre Russell pull out of inaugural Lankan Premier League

Indian wicket-keeper batsman Manvinder Bisla, who played 35 IPL matches, also withdrew from the tournament, scheduled to be held from 21 November to 13 December.

Shahid Afridi, India's Manvinder Bisla and MS Gony among Lanka Premier League's overseas signings
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Shahid Afridi, India's Manvinder Bisla and MS Gony among Lanka Premier League's overseas signings

The tournament will be played between 21 November and 13 December at two venues — Pallekele and Hambantota. A total of 23 matches will be played in all.

Lanka Premier League postponed yet again due to strict quarantine rules for foreign players
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Lanka Premier League postponed yet again due to strict quarantine rules for foreign players

Sri Lanka's insistence on two weeks' quarantine for any visitor to the country forced the Bangladesh national team to call off its three-Test tour of the island due to start next month.

Former Pakistan captains Shahid Afridi, Sarfaraz Ahmed to play for Galle Gladiators in Lanka Premier League
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Former Pakistan captains Shahid Afridi, Sarfaraz Ahmed to play for Galle Gladiators in Lanka Premier League

The announcement of the inclusion of Afridi and Sarfaraz in the franchise was made by Nadeem Omar, who owns Quetta Gladiators, during a reception held in Karachi on Wednesday to unveil the Galle Gladiators outfit.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Inaugural edition of Lanka Premier League postponed due to unavailability of players
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Inaugural edition of Lanka Premier League postponed due to unavailability of players

The T20 League was scheduled to start on 28 August, subject to approval from the government and Ministry of health but the 14-day compulsory quarantine period turned out to be an issue with regards to foreign players.

Liam Plunkett, Tim Southee among 93 international cricketers listed for inaugural Lankan Premier League
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Liam Plunkett, Tim Southee among 93 international cricketers listed for inaugural Lankan Premier League

The inaugural edition of the Lankan Premier League will take place between 28 August and 20 September, with the Dubai-based Innovative Production Group being awarded "total rights" of the LPL for five years.

Former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan refutes reports of participation in Lanka Premier League
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Former India all-rounder Irfan Pathan refutes reports of participation in Lanka Premier League

Pathan, who announced his retirement in January this year, said he is not available at the moment

Sri Lanka Cricket considering hosting five-team T20 league in August aside from Asia Cup, bilateral plans
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Sri Lanka Cricket considering hosting five-team T20 league in August aside from Asia Cup, bilateral plans

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) is considering hosting a T20 tournament, Lankan Premier League, in August, despite uncertainty looking over the home series against India and Bangladesh due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Researchers find evidence of a Mars sized planetary mass object hiding in the outer solar system
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Researchers find evidence of a Mars sized planetary mass object hiding in the outer solar system

The research presents compelling evidence of a yet-to-be- discovered planetary body with a mass somewhere between that of Mars and Earth.