Failure of reaching an agreement, not being allowed to play by the board, testing positive of COVID-19 or a busy schedule, these are all the reasons why many players from all around the world will not participate in the very first edition of Lanka Premier League 2020.
Lanka Premier League have been building hype around them and many people were looking forward to see what this league has to offer.
But everyday there are incoming news that a certain player cannot take part due to some reason.
This has made the league less exciting and less interesting. Here is the complete list of players who were part of the LPL but have been excluded from the official squad:
Players pulled from Lanka Premier League 2020
- Faf du plessis(SA), Colombo Kings
- Mohammad Hafeez(Pak), Colombo Kings
- Manvinder Bisla(Ind), Colombo Kings
- David Miller(SA), Dambulla Vikings
- Carlos Brathwaite(WI), Dambulla Vikings
- Lasith Malinga(SL), Galle Gladiators
- Colin Ingram(SA), Galle Gladiators
- Sarfraz Ahmad(Pak), Galle Gladiators
- Dawid Malan(Eng), Jaffna Stallions
- Asif Ali(Pak), Jaffna Stallions
- Ravi Bopara(Eng), Jaffna Stallion
- Chris Gayle,(WI), Kandy Tuskers
- Wahab Riaz(Pak), Kandy Tuskers
- Liam Plunkett(Eng), Kandy Tuskers
The Lanka premier league will begin from 26th November 2020.