Lanka Premier League To Be Broadcast Live On LIVENow
By Taruka Srivastav | November 25, 2020
The inaugural Lanka Premier League is now available to watch live, on LIVENow.
Thursday 26 November marks start of play. Five teams – Colombo Kings, Dambulla Vikings, Galle Gladiators, Jaffna Stallions and Kandy Tuskers – will compete in 8 games during the first round. Four teams will advance to the Semi-Finals to decide the two finalists on Sunday 13th and Monday 14th of December. The winner will take all on Wednesday 16 December.
Top Sri Lankan players, including Lasith Malinga, Angelo Mathews and Dinesh Chandimal will be joined by other high profile international cricket stars including Shahid Afridi, Mohammad Amir and Dale Steyn.
“It’s such an honour for LIVENow to be part of the worldwide launch of Lanka Premier League,” explains Marc Watson, Director at LIVENow. “T20 is an exciting format, cricket fans love it and it’s really accessible to sporting enthusiasts looking to discover something new. Our sports schedule is designed to engage audiences around the world, Lanka Premier League perfectly complements the variety and thrill of our programming.”
“We are really looking forward to working with LIVENow,” added Anil Mohan, CEO of Innovative Production Group, the rights holders of the Lanka Premier League 2020-2024. “The potential to harness LIVENow’s global footprint to reach every fan wanting to watch the inaugural Lanka Premier League 2020 was an attractive proposition for us and we are delighted to secure coverage across five continents in these unprecedented times.”