Lanka Premier League – Player Draft

The player draft of the Lanka Premier League was held today online with the participation of Sri Lanka Cricket officials, team owners and coaches. 

6 foreign players and 14 local players were supposed to be picked for each team, and many franchises chose filled their quota of players today at the Player Draft.

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The quota from each category is follows:
Local Icon (1), Marquee (2), Gold Overseas (2), Gold Local (4), Classic Overseas (2), Classic Local (3), Emerging Local (2), Supplementory Local (4)

Given below is the final list of players –

Colombo Kings  

Local Icon Angelo Mathews   
Marquee (2)Andre RusselFaf de Plessis  
Gold Overseas (2)Manpreet SinghManvindra Bisla  
Gold Local (4)Isuru UdanaDinesh ChandimalAmila Aponso 
Classic Overseas (2)Ravindrapal Singh   
Classic Local (3)Dushmantha ChameeraAshan PriyanjanJeffrey VandersayThikshila de Silva
Emerging Local (2)Tharindu KaushalLahiru Udara  
Supplementary Local (4)Himesh RamanayakeKalana PereraTharindu RathnayakaNavod Paranavithana

Dambulla Hawks  

Local IconDasun Shanaka   
Marquee David MillerCarlos Brathwaite  
Gold OverseasSamit Patel   
Gold LocalNiroshan DickwellaLahiru KuamraOshada FernandoKasun Rajitha
Classic OverseasPaul Stirling   
Classic LocalLahiru MadushankaUpul TharangaAngelo Perera 
Emerging LocalRamesh MendisPulina Tharanga  
Supplementary LocalAshen BandaraDilshan MadushankaKavindu NadeeshanSachindu Colombage

Galle Gladiators

Local IconLasith Malinga   
Marquee Shahid AfridiColin Ingram  
Gold OverseasHazratullah ZazaiMohammad Amir  
Gold LocalDhanushka GunathilakaBhanuka RajapaksaAkila DhananjayaMilinda Siriwardene
Classic OverseasSafraz AhmedAzam Khan  
Classic LocalLakshan SandakanShehan JayasuriyaAsitha Fernando 
Emerging LocalNuwan ThusharaMohommad Shiraz  
Supplementary LocalDhananjaya LakshanChanaka RuwansiriSahan ArachchigeDuvindu Tillakaratne

Jaffna Stallions

Local IconThisara Perera   
Marquee Dawid MalanWanindu Hasaranga  
Gold OverseasShoaib MalikUsman Shinwari  
Gold LocalAvishka FernandoDhananjaya de SilvaSuranga LakmalBinura Fernando
Classic OverseasAsif Ali   
Classic LocalMinod BhanukaChaturanga de Silva  
Emerging LocalMahesh TheekshanaCharith Asalanka  
Supplementary LocalNuwanindu FernandoKanagaratnam KapilarajThevendiram DinooshanVijayakanth Viyaskanth

Kandy Tuskers

Local IconKusal Janith   
Marquee Chris GayleLiam Plunkett  
Gold OverseasWahab Riaz   
Gold LocalKusal MendisNuwan PradeepSeekkuge PrasannaAsela Gunaratne
Classic OverseasNaveen up Haq   
Classic LocalKamindu MendisDilruwan PereraPriyamal Perera 
Emerging LocalKavishka AnjulaLasith Embuldeniya  
Supplementary LocalLahiru SamarakoonChamikara EdirisingheNishan MadushkaIshan Jayaratne

 

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