Sri Lanka cricket board introduced their very own short layout league, formerly they organize Sri Lanka premier league today they relocated to another brand for T20 (Lanka Premier League).
Earlier it’s reported that it will certainly happen in the month of October 2020, yet due to variety of corona-virus instances reported, the league relocated to November 2020. Colombo Kings LPL squad confirmed after drafts occur in October mid-week.
The Lanka Premier League will be the inaugural version of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) Twenty20 franchise cricket tournament in Sri Lanka. Five teams based upon various Sri Lankan cities will play a total amount of 23 matches for a duration of 15 days.
Colombo Kings, signed Angelo Matthews in the preliminary of draft, In second round they drafted Andre Russell one of the best West Indies all-rounders, presently playing IPL 2020 period and also just recently played in CPL period 2020 for (Jamaica Tallawahs).
Faf du Plessis will also signed up with the team of Colombo Kings in November 2020.
The details of Colombo Kings LPL squad upgraded if any new neighborhood player or international player join them. Total information concerning to players incomes based on income cap which adjusted for global player and also Sri Lanka players. There is a set quantity of salary cap for all Lanka Premier league players in 2020.
Updated Squad Colombo Kings
Colombo Kings Has Been Forced To Draft New Set Of Foreign Players As The Players They bought In LPL Draft Are Not Available Now Due To Their Country International Commitments. In LPL T20 Draft Which Was Held On October 2020 Colombo Kings Drafted Faf Du Plesis, Manpreet Singh Gony, Manvinder Bisla, Ravinderpal Singh. But Now Colombo Has Signed 5 New Foreign Players To Complete Their Quota Of Six Foreign Players In LPL T20. Colombo Has Drafted Veteran Pakistani All Rounder D Bell-Drummond In Replacement Of Faf Du Plesis, Karim Khan Sadiq Will Replace Mavinder Bisla And Afghanistan Spinner Qais Ahmed Also Added To Squad. Andre Russell Is The Icon Player Of Colombo Kings.
Colombo Kings Squad:
Local 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, D Bell-Drummond, Manpreet Singh Gony, Karim Khan Sadiq, Qais Ahmed, Ravinderpal Singh