ICC, Chief Match Referee, Ranjan Madugalle and ICC, Elite Panel Umpire, Kumar Dharmasena will characteristic in a extremely recognised Match Referee Panel and an Umpiring Panel to officiate within the Lanka Premier League (LPL).”Madugalle, a member of the ICC Elite Panel of Match Referees have refereed in seven ICC Cricket World Cups, together with the finals of 1999, 2003, 2015 and 2019 tournaments, shall be joined by Graeme Labrooy and Wendell Labrooy, who’re members of the Worldwide Panel of ICC Match Referees to officiate within the LPL,” the LPL stated in a launch. Manoj Mendis, a First Class Match Referee of Sri Lanka too will be a part of the Panel of LPL Match Referees.
“Within the meantime, Kumar Dharmasena, a member of the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires, who received the ICC David Shepherd Trophy for Umpire of the 12 months in 2012 and 2018, shall be part of the 11 member LPL umpiring panel,” the assertion added.
Dharmasena shall be joined by Ruchira Palliyaguruge, Raveendra Wimalasiri, Lyndon Hannibal, and Prageeth Rambukwella, who’re members of the ICC Worldwide Panel of Umpires.
Other than them, Deepal Gunawardena, Hemantha Botheju, Keerthi Bandara, Asanga Jayasuriya, Rohitha Kottahachchi, and Raveendra Kottahachchi, who’re Degree 01 Umpires officiating in Sri Lanka’s First Class Membership Cricket may also take up officiating duties in the course of the LPL.
Within the LPL, 5 franchisee groups, named after Colombo, Kandy, Galle, Dambulla and Jaffna will compete in 23 matches.
Colombo will tackle Kandy within the opening match of LPL on the Mahinda Rajapaksa Worldwide Cricket Stadium in Hambantota on November 26.
Daily there shall be doubleheaders until the semi-finals on December 13 and 14. The ultimate shall be performed on December 16.
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