Five franchises will play in the inaugural edition of LPL which is scheduled to run from 14 November to 6 December.
Bangladesh’s premier all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan is likely to return to the national fold for a tour of Sri Lanka later this year, with his suspension ending on 29 October.
Shakib was banned for two years, one year of it suspended, for failing to report corrupt approaches by an alleged Indian bookie during the Indian Premier League.
Coronavirus Outbreak: ICC's guidelines regarding resumption of cricket require more clarity, feels Shakib-Al-Hasan
Banned Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al-Hasan feels the International Cricket Council (ICC) guidelines on ways to resume cricket leave a lot of unanswered questions and there are issues which require discussion before the sport returns from the coronavirus-forced hiatus.
ICC ban has taught me not to take anything lightly due to ignorance, says suspended Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan
Premier Bangladesh all-rounder Shaik Al Hasan, who is serving a one-year ban for not reporting a corrupt approach, says not taking things lightly due to "ignorance" was the biggest lesson he learnt from the infamous incident.
Shakib had a hugely successful World Cup in England last year, scoring 606 runs in eight matches at an average of 86.57, which included two centuries and five fifties.
ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: From Yashasvi Jaiswal vs Rakibul Hasan to Towhid Hridoy against Ravi Bishnoi, player battles to watch out for in Final
Check out some of the decisive individual player battles that are likely to decide the fate of final result for as four-time champions India take on new finalists Bangladesh in ICC U19 World Cup 2020 Final
'You should not go on that path' — Virender Sehwag tells players to keep cricket free of corruption and doping
Delivering the 'MAK Pataudi Memorial Lecture' at the annual BCCI awards here on Sunday, Sehwag said the players should never ignore a corrupt approach.
Best of 2010s: Virat Kohli, Steve Smith, Lasith Malinga, AB de Villiers dominate Test, ODI, T20I teams of the decade
Firstpost writers take up the difficult task of picking the top-performers in Tests, ODIs and T20Is from the decade gone by. Further, they provide reasonings for their choices (not that that is going to stop the debates!).
Men's Cricket in 2019: From epic World Cup final between England and New Zealand to one-sided Test action, review of the year
As the curtain comes down on 365 days of further intrigue in this storied sport, let’s take a look back at just how the caravan of men’s cricket unfolded through 2019
Before the next pink ball Test is played in India, the BCCI needs to do a rethink on various issues that will make the game a little less dangerous for the players and more enjoyable for the paying spectator.
India vs Bangladesh: Indian tour the toughest test, but Tigers falling miles behind the game, with or without Shakib Al Hasan
There was enough of a gulf between India and Bangladesh before this series started, but over five days of cricket at Indore and Kolkata, they have appeared to be playing in different galaxies.
India vs Bangladesh: Former Tigers' captain Aminul Islam says hosts' pace troika will reap benefits of pink ball in first-ever day-night Test
The 51-year-old former batsman Aminul Islam, who scored 145 in Bangladesh's maiden Test in 2000 in Dhaka against India, said the Men in Blue are becoming role models in world cricket
India vs Bangladesh Test Series 2019 at Indore Weather Update: Hazy sunshine with no rain in horizon for series opener
India have recorded two sweeps in the five-day format since the start of the World Test Championship in August, beating South Africa and the West Indies
Bangladesh arrived in India in shock after Shakib was handed a two-year ban, with one-year suspended, for failing to declare illegal approaches by a bookmaker in 2018.
Sri Lanka becomes first South Asian nation to criminalise match fixing, sports betting; to carry maximum jail time of 10 years
Sri Lanka's Sports Minister Harin Fernando presented the bill in the parliament and former skipper Arjuna Ranatunga who is a now a cabinet minister supported the new legislation during parliamentary debates.
India vs Bangladesh: Visitors' new Test captain Mominul Haque says getting leadership role was 'completely unexpected'
Haque, 28, who has never led a top team in domestic cricket, told reporters ahead of the first Test in India next week that he was surprised to get the role.
India vs Bangladesh 2nd T20I, Weather Update in Rajkot: Rain threat looms over Rohit Sharma and Co's hopes of leveling series
The occurrence of the 2nd T20I between India and Bangladesh will depend on how much of an impact Cyclone Maha, which is expected to make landfall in Gujarat on match day, has on the weather in the city
India vs Bangladesh: Winning T20 series against Men in Blue will be a 'big boost' for Tigers, says visiting captain Mahmudullah
Bangladesh captain Mahmudullah on Wednesday said a T20 series win against hosts India will be a "big boost" for Bangladesh cricket in the wake of recent setbacks, including the ban on star player Shakib-Al-Hasan.
India vs Bangladesh: Visitors' all-rounder Afif Hossain says his team is 'raring to go' in second T20I after winning start
Bangladesh had defeated India on Sunday by seven wickets in the first T20I of the three-match series. This win was Bangladesh's first over India in the shortest format of the game.