The Sri Lanka Cricket Board (SLC) will organize the third iteration of the franchise cricket league, the Lanka Premier League 2022, which is scheduled to take place in December 2023. The Jaffna Kings and the Galle Gladiators will meet in the tournament’s opening match on December 6. The last of the Lanka Head Association 2022 is planned for December 23.
The Lanka Chief Association 2022 elements five groups altogether. They go by the names Colombo Stars, Kandy Falcons, Dambulla Giants, and Jaffna Kings. During Lanka Chief Association 2022, a sum of 24 matches will be played. Twenty of these matches will be played in the league stage. The top four teams in the points table will compete in the playoffs following the league stage.
In the final, the teams that came out on top in the season-ending games will meet. The Lanka Premier League 2022, now in its third year, features Jaffna Kings, the tournament’s defending champions. Jaffna Kings won the trophy in the previous season’s championship game by a score of 23 runs over Galle Gladiators.
The Sinhala name for the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium (RPS) isආර්.ප්රේමදාස ක්රීඩාංගනය, Tamil:ஆர்.பிரேமதாச அரங்கம்; Located on Khettarama Road in Maligawatta, Colombo, Sri Lanka, the Premadasa Stadium (also referred to as Khettarama Stadium, Ranasinghe Premadasa Stadium, or simply the Premadasa Stadium) is a cricket stadium.
Before June 1994, the stadium was known as the Khettarama Cricket Stadium. Today, it is one of the main places where the Sri Lankan cricket team plays. It has hosted more than 100 one-day international matches. With a capacity of 35,000, it is Sri Lanka’s largest stadium.
It hosted the Sri Lanka-West Indies ICC World Twenty20 final in 2012; the match between Sri Lanka and India in the 2002 ICC Champions Trophy final and the match between Sri Lanka and New Zealand in the first semi-final of the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup.
This was the location where the highest Test score ever was recorded; 952 by Sri Lanka against India. The stadium, which has a capacity that is greater than that of Lord’s in England, is referred to as the “home of Sri Lankan cricket.”
The R. Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo, Sri Lanka weather forecast for the next ten days predicts a maximum temperature of 32 degrees Celsius (89 degrees Fahrenheit) on Monday. On Thu 08., the minimum temperature will be 21°C/69°F. Most precipitation falling will be 26.50 mm/1.04 inch on Sun 18. The windiest day is supposed to see wind of up to 28 km/17 mph
The pitch on this ground has helped hitters and twist bowlers previously and fans ought to accordingly expect some high-scoring experiences. The pitches are flat, have a low bounce, and have a slow pace. On this surface, teams’ desire to bat second is significantly influenced by the dew factor.
The dew plays a crucial role because the ball becomes difficult to hold away from the sea, leading to match-winning run chases in the white-ball format.