The third edition of Lanka Premier League (LPL) began today (06) at Suriyawewa with Jaffna and Galle teams playing in the curtain-raiser.
Later, Colombo and Kandy teams will play in the second fixture for the day.
Pallekele and R. Premadasa stadiums too, will co-host the tournament that runs until December 23.
Meanwhile, selector Pramodya Wickremasinghe alleged in a television programme that the sports minister was going to axe him for excluding Chamika Karunaratne from the team for the recent T20 series with Afghanistan.
‘Sports with Himashi’ has the details: