ICC Stalwarts Ranjan Madugalle, Kumar Dharmasena To Officiate In LPL

ICC, Leader Fit Referee, Ranjan Madugalle and ICC, Elite Panel Umpire, Kumar Dharmasena will function in a extremely recognised Fit Referee Panel and an Umpiring Panel to officiate within the Lanka Premier League (LPL).”Madugalle, a member of the ICC Elite Panel of Fit Referees have refereed in seven ICC Cricket International Cups, together with the finals of 1999, 2003, 2015 and 2019 tournaments, might be joined by means of Graeme Labrooy and Wendell Labrooy, who’re participants of the World Panel of ICC Fit Referees to officiate within the LPL,” the LPL stated in a unlock. Manoj Mendis, a First Elegance Fit Referee of Sri Lanka too will sign up for the Panel of LPL Fit Referees.


“Within the period in-between, Kumar Dharmasena, a member of the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires, who gained the ICC David Shepherd Trophy for Umpire of the Yr in 2012 and 2018, might be part of the 11 member LPL umpiring panel,” the observation added.

Dharmasena might be joined by means of Ruchira Palliyaguruge, Raveendra Wimalasiri, Lyndon Hannibal, and Prageeth Rambukwella, who’re participants of the ICC World Panel of Umpires.

Excluding them, Deepal Gunawardena, Hemantha Botheju, Keerthi Bandara, Asanga Jayasuriya, Rohitha Kottahachchi, and Raveendra Kottahachchi, who’re Stage 01 Umpires officiating in Sri Lanka’s First Elegance Membership Cricket may also absorb officiating tasks throughout the LPL.

LPL’s inaugural season will get started subsequent week in spite of big name gamers together with Chris Gayle, Lasith Malinga and others pulling out of the match.

Within the LPL, 5 franchisee groups, named after Colombo, Kandy, Galle, Dambulla and Jaffna will compete in 23 fits.


Colombo will tackle Kandy within the opening fit of LPL on the Mahinda Rajapaksa World Cricket Stadium in Hambantota on November 26.

Each day there might be doubleheaders until the semi-finals on December 13 and 14. The overall might be performed on December 16.

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