Numerous Pak cricketers to feature in Sri Lankan Premier League 2013

The Sri Lankan Premier League is set to attract a large number of Pakistani spectators as players from the country will rule the roost in each of the seven participating teams.

ICC shouldn`t allow T20 to overtake Tests: KKR coach Bayliss

ormer Sri Lanka coach Trevor Bayliss, who guided Kolkata Knight Riders and Sydney Sixers to title wins in the IPL and Big Bash, today said that the ICC cannot allow private T20 leagues to mushroom which can affect the future of Test cricket.

SLPL will help Pakistan players in T20 World Cup: Hafeez

Pakistan`s Twenty20 captain Mohammad Hafeez feels his side will have no trouble getting into the groove quickly during next month`s Twenty20 World Cup as most of the team`s players have managed to get a fair idea of the conditions after competing in the Sri Lankan Premier League.

Coach Whatmore has no problem with Pak players playing in SLPL

Playing in the Sri Lankan Premier League will benefit the Pakistani cricketers ahead of the series against Australia and the World T20 in the island nation, feels national team coach Dav Whatmore.

Can’t run SLPL without BCCI’s support: SLC

The Sri Lankan cricket board has admitted that they can`t organise the T20 league without the support of the BCCI.

SLC ropes in more Pakistani players

Sri Lankan Cricket have started to rope in more Pakistani cricketers for the Sri Lankan Premier League T20 tournament.

Won`t stop players from playing in SLPL: PCB

PCB has no intentions of stopping any player from playing in the Sri Lankan Premier League (SLPL) next month, PCB Chief Operating Officer Subhan Ahmad said.

SLC-BCCI meeting over SLPL issue called off

Thursday`s meeting between the top brass of Sri Lanka Cricket and BCCI over Indian players` participation in SLPL has been put off.

Sri Lanka officials head to India for T20 league talks

Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) officials are hopeful that hastily arranged talks with their Indian counterparts will succeed in releasing players from that country to participate in the inaugural Sri Lanka Premier League (SLPL) Twenty20 tournament.

Modi fires fresh salvo at BCCI

Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi has ridiculed the BCCI for reportedly suggesting that he might be involved in the organisation of the upcoming Sri Lankan Premier League, in which Indian players have been barred from participating.

Sri Lanka Cricket banking on Indian tours to stay afloat

Sri Lankan Cricket Board on Monday conceded that it is India on which it is banking on to stay afloat financially.

Shoaib chooses business over T20 League

Former Pak pacer will not participate in the inaugural Sri Lankan Premier League.

12 Indians for Sri Lankan Premier League: Report

As many as 12 Indians, including Munaf Patel and Ashwin, are expected to feature in the Sri Lankan Premier League.