‘Overseas Player Registration’ for 2022 LPL now open


The ‘Overseas Player Registration’ for the 3rd Edition of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) 2022 commenced yesterday (14), Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced.

Accordingly, all overseas players will be registered under several categories such as ‘International Ruby’, ‘International Sapphire’, ‘International Diamond ‘A’ and ‘B’ and ‘International Platinum’.

Players can register their names via the registration portal by using the following link; https://srilankacricket.lk/lpl-player-registration.

Registrations must be made, however, on or before 12:00 PM IST, 23 June 2022.

Listed below is the eligibility criteria;

Eligibility Criteria for Overseas Players

  • Ruby and Sapphire International players entering into the Player Draft must be globally renowned cricketers, registered within their relevant National Cricket Federation/Board, or have represented their country at the international arena
  • All other International players entering the ‘LPL 2022 Player Draft’ must be currently playing in either International cricket or in a Major T20 Franchisee based Cricket League, which is sanctioned by a Full or Associate Member of the International Cricket Council (ICC)

Sri Lanka’s only topmost domestic T20 Tournament twisted with an International flavour, is scheduled to go underway from 31 July to 21 August, at both the R.Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo, and the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium in Hambantota.