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Lanka Premier League 2022: Schedule, Venues, Teams, and All you need to know

In total, 24 matches will be played during the tournament, with 20 first-round games, and 4 final-round games, including the Finals.

Ritesh Pathak Author

Updated - 13 July 2022 10:59 am

The third edition of Sri Lanka’s domestic T20 league, Lanka Premier League is all set to be staged in August this year. The organizers made the announcement on Tuesday that the 2022 edition of the LPL will kick off on 1 August with a match between Jaffna Kings, the reigning champions, and Galle Gladiators.

In total, 24 matches will be played during the tournament, with 20 first-round games, and 4 final-round games, including the Finals. The first 14 games will be played at the RPICS, Colombo, whilst the tournament will move into MRICS, Hambantota, starting from 13th August 2022.

So, as LPL 2022 is all set to be played in August this year, here is everything you need to know about the tournament.

When will Lanka Premier League 2022 take place?

The 3rd edition of the Lanka Premier League will take place between 1 and 21 August 2022.

What will be the venues for LPL 2022?

The 24 matches of the LPL 2022 will be played across two venues, the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium (RPICS) in Colombo and the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium (MRICS) in Hambantota.

When will the matches of LPL 2022 start?

The day matches of LPL 2022 will start at 3 PM (Local Time) while the night matches will start at 7:30 PM (Local Time).

How many teams will be competing in LPL 2022?

A total of six teams will be competing for the elusive trophy of the Lanka Premier League 2022.

Team names

Jaffna –Jaffna Kings

Galle – Galle Gladiators

Colombo – Colombo Stars

Kandy – Kandy Falcons

Dambulla – Dambulla Giants

Schedule for LPL 2022

DATE HOME  AWAY HOME  AWAY VENUE
1st August 2022 Jaffna Galle Colombo Kandy RPICS
2nd August 2022 Dambulla Jaffna Galle Colombo RPICS
4th August 2022 Kandy Galle Jaffna Dambulla RPICS
5th August 2022 Kandy Colombo Galle Dambulla RPICS
8th August 2022 Colombo Dambulla Galle Jaffna RPICS
9th August 2022 Kandy Dambulla Colombo Galle RPICS
10th August 2022 Kandy Jaffna Dambulla Colombo RPICS
13th August 2022 Galle Kandy Jaffna Colombo MRICS
14th August 2022 Dambulla Kandy Colombo Jaffna MRICS
15th August 2022 Dambulla Galle Jaffna Kandy MRICS
17th August 2022 Qualifier 1

( 1 vs 2)

Eliminator

( 3 vs 4)

MRICS
19th August 2022 Qualifier 2

(Loser QFI vs Winner of Eliminator)

MRICS
21st August 2022 Final MRICS

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