LPL Schedule 2021: Lanka Premier League Full Schedule, Time table & Venue Details

Lanka Premier League Schedule

Cricket fans worldwide must brace themselves as the 2021 edition of the Lanka Premier League is just around the corner. The Sri Lanka-based T20 tournament will get underway on December 5 at the R Premadasa stadium in Colombo, with last year’s finalists Galle Gladiators crossing swords with Jaffna Kings in the opening game. The final clash will take place on December 23.

The initial phase of the tournament, which consists of 20 matches, will take place at R Premadasa stadium. The action will then move to the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium in Hambantota, where the remaining matches are scheduled to be played. As many as five teams will be in action namely Colombo Stars, Dambulla Giants, Galle Gladiators, Jaffna Kings, and Kandy Warriors.

Notably, this is the second edition of the competition. The inaugural season, which took place last year, witnessed some exciting battles between the bat and the ball, and expectations are no less from the upcoming competition. With several T20 stalwarts featuring in the upcoming competition, young Sri Lankan players will have a chance to learn.

As the Lankan team has been on a downfall in the last few years, the national board would be hoping that the tournament will produce prominent young talents, As far as the format is concerned, all sides will meet each other twice in the group stage. The top four teams will then qualify for the knock-out stage.

While the top two sides will face each other in Qualifier 1, while the third and fourth teams will meet in the Eliminator. The winner of Qualifier 1 will directly go into the final, whereas the loser of Qualifier 1 will play the winner of the Eliminator in Qualifier 2 to determine the second finalist.

Here’s the Lanka Premier League Schedule 2021

Date Match Details Time(IST) Venue
Dec 05, Sun Galle Gladiators vs Jaffna Kings, 1st Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 06, Mon Dambulla Giants vs Kandy Warriors, 2nd Match 3:00 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Colombo Stars vs Galle Gladiators, 3rd Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 07, Tue Jaffna Kings vs Dambulla Giants, 4th Match 3:00 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Kandy Warriors vs Galle Gladiators, 5th Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 08, Wed Colombo Stars vs Dambulla Giants, 6th Match 3:00 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Kandy Warriors vs Jaffna Kings, 7th Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 10, Fri Dambulla Giants vs Galle Gladiators, 8th Match 3:00 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Jaffna Kings vs Colombo Stars, 9th Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 11, Sat Galle Gladiators vs Kandy Warriors, 10th Match 3:00 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Colombo Stars vs Dambulla Giants, 11th Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 12, Sun Jaffna Kings vs Kandy Warriors, 12th Match 3:00 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Galle Gladiators vs Colombo Stars, 13th Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 13, Mon Galle Gladiators vs Dambulla Giants, 14th Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 14, Tue Kandy Warriors vs Colombo Stars, 15th Match 3:00 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dambulla Giants vs Jaffna Kings, 16th Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 16, Thu Colombo Stars vs Jaffna Kings, 17th Match 3:00 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Kandy Warriors vs Dambulla Giants, 18th Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 17, Fri Jaffna Kings vs Galle Gladiators, 19th Match 3:00 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Colombo Stars vs Kandy Warriors, 20th Match 7:30 PM R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Dec 20, Mon TBC vs TBC, Eliminator 3:00 PM Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota
TBC vs TBC, Qualifier 1 7:30 PM Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota
Dec 21, Tue TBC vs TBC, Qualifier 2 7:30 PM Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota
Dec 23, Thu TBC vs TBC, Final 7:30 PM Mahinda Rajapaksa International Stadium, Hambantota

 

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