Sri Lanka PDC T10 League 2020: Squads, Schedule, Timings, Live Streaming and all details you need to know

Sri Lanka PDC T10 League 2020: Squads, Schedule, Timings, Live Streaming and all details you need to know

The tournament is set to commence on June 25.

Ajantha Mendis and Nuwan Kulasekara
Ajantha Mendis and Nuwan Kulasekara. (Photo Source: Getty Images)

Sri Lanka is set to become the second full member nation after Australia to witness the return of cricket amid the ongoing pandemic. PDC T10 League is set to commence on June 25 with a total of eight teams to take part in the tournament. The island nation has controlled the Coronavirus effectively with 1946 registered cases and 11 deaths. Currently, 514 cases of COVID-19 are active in Sri Lanka.

Coming back to the exciting T10 League, eight teams are divided in two groups. The first group consist of  – Spartan Heroes, Puttlum Stars, Chillow Warriors and Royal Lions while the teams like Global Riders, Hurricane Blasters, Power Gladiators and Giant Legends comprise of the other group.

All the matches of the competition will be played at Samadhi Cricket Ground in Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. A total of 46 matches will be played as the teams fight to become the champions. After the league stage, the playoffs will take place with the final set to take place on July 6 to conclude the 12-day competition.

What makes this league more interesting is the participation of the players with international experience. The likes of Ajantha Mendis, Chamara Silva, Nuwan Kulasekara, Asela Gunaratne, Dhammika Prasad, Sachithra Senanayake, Chamara Kapugedera, Thilan Thushara and Ishara Amerasinghe are expected to feature in the tournament. Moreover, even more prominent names are likely to be signed in days to come.

Here’s all you need to know about the tournament:

Pool 1 – Spartan Heroes, Puttlum Stars, Chillow Warriors and Royal Lions

Pool 2 – Global Riders, Hurricane Blasters, Power Gladiators and Giant Legends

Team-wise Captains

Spartan Heroes

Captain: Lahiru Geethanjana

Puttlum Stars

Captain: Shanaka Lakruwan

Chillow Warriors

Captain: Amith Udara

Royal Lions

Captain: Sanka Purna

Global Riders

Captain: Sandun Kumara

Hurricane Blasters

Captain: Channa Rathnayake

Power Gladiators

Captain: Suleka Kasun

Giant Legends

Captain: Prasad Dissanayake

Schedule

June 25, Thursday

10.00 AM – Chillow Warriors v Spartan Heroes

12.00 PM – Royal Lions v Puttlum Stars

2.00 PM – Spartan Heroes v Puttlum Stars

4.00 PM – Royal Lions v Chillow Warriors

June 26, Friday

10.00 AM – Chillow Warriors v Puttlum Stars

12.00 PM – Royal Lions v Spartan Heroes

2.00 PM – Puttlum Stars v Spartan Heroes

4.00 PM – Chillow Warriorsv Puttlum Stars

June 27, Saturday

10.00 AM – Royal Lions v Puttlum Stars

12.00 PM – Royal Lions v Spartan Heroes

2.00 PM – Chillow Warriors v Spartan Heroes

4.00 PM – Royal Lions v Chillow Warriors

June 28, Sunday

10.00 AM – Puttlum Stars v Spartan Heroes

12.00 PM – Chillow Warriors v Puttlum Stars

2.00 PM – Royal Lions v Chillow Warriors

4.00 PM – Royal Lions v Spartan Heroes

June 29, Monday

10.00 AM – Royal Lions v Puttlum Stars

12.00 PM – Chillow Warriors v Spartan Heroes

2.00 PM – Power Gladiators v Global Riders

4.00 PM – Giant Legends v Hurricane Blasters

June 30, Tuesday

10.00 AM – Hurricane Blasters v Global Riders

12.00 PM – Giant Legends v Power Gladiators

2.00 PM – Power Gladiators v Hurricane Blasters

4.00 PM – Giant Legends v Global Riders

July 1, Wednesday

10.00 AM – Hurricane Blasters v Global Riders

12.00 PM – Power Gladiators v Hurricane Blasters

2.00 PM – Hurricane Blasters v Giant Legends

4.00 PM – Giant Legends v Global Riders

July 2, Thursday

10.00 AM – Power Gladiators v Global Riders

12.00 PM – Giant Legends v Power Gladiators

2.00 PM – Hurricane Blasters v Global Riders

4.00 PM – Power Gladiators v Hurricane Blasters

July 3, Friday

10.00 AM – Giant Legends v Power Gladiators

12.00 PM – Giant Legends v Global Riders

2.00 PM – Giant Legends v Hurricane Blasters

4.00 PM – Power Gladiators v Global Riders

July 4, Saturday

10.00 AM – Royal Lions v Chillow Warriors

12.00 PM – Spartan Heroes v Puttlum Stars

2.00 PM – Giant Legends v Power Gladiators

4.00 PM – Hurricane Blasters v Global Riders

July 5, Sunday

10.00 AM – Rank 7 v Rank 8 [7th – 8th place playoff]

12.00 PM – Rank 5 v Rank 6 [5th – 6th place playoff]

2.00 PM – Rank 1 v Rank 2 [Qualifier 1]

4.00 PM – Rank 3 v Rank 4 [Qualifier 2]

July 6, Monday

10.00 AM – Loser of Qualifier 1 v Winner of Qualifier 2 [Eliminator]

12.00 PM – Winner of Qualifier 1 v Winner of Eliminator [FINAL]

Live Streaming

All the matches of the Sri Lanka PDC T10 League will be streamed live on Sports Tiger.