LPL to go ahead, gets government clearance: tournament director

first_img Euro 2020 LIVE broadcast in more than 200 countries, check how you can watch Live Streaming of EURO 2020 in your country Euro 2020, Switzerland vs Turkey LIVE: Switzerland to punish hapless Turkey; Follow Live Updates Football The Lanka Premier League (LPL) will go ahead as it has got government clearance despite the county experiencing a spike in the number of coronavirus cases, tournament director Ravin Wickramaratne said on Thursday.Wickramaratne, however, said that the start of the tournament could be delayed by a week. It was scheduled to begin on November 21. CricketLankan Premier LeagueSportSport News Euro 2020: Didier Deschamps offers Ousmane Dembele update ahead of Portugal match TAGSLanka Premier LeagueLanka Premier League LiveLPL gets government clearanceLPL to go aheadRavin Wickramaratne SHARE Previous articleMI vs DC Qualifier 1 LIVE Score Updates: Boult, Bumrah returns for MI; DC opts to bowl firstNext articleWWE: 10 Superstars whom WWE is thinking of making champions by next year in 2021 Kunal DhyaniSports Tech enthusiast, he reports on Sports Tech industry and writes on sports products. Euro 2020, Switzerland vs Turkey: Top 5 players to watch out for in SUI vs TUR by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeGarena Free Fire Redeem Codes Rewards of 15th June: Easy ways to redeem Free Fire active code check new list of codeUndoFree Fire Redeem Code Rewards of 1st May (today), Step by step guide on how to redeemUndoGarena Free Fire Redeem Code of 31st May (today), Check list of rewards & Redeem SiteUndoThe tournament will also be confined to the Mahinda Rajapaksa stadium in Hambantota, instead of three venues planned earlier. Originally, the tournament was also to take place in Pallekele and Kandy.“We have received the government clearance to go ahead with observing health guidelines,” Wickramaratne said.The government clearance was given after a high level meeting attended by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Sports Mnister Namal Rajapaksa and COVID-19 prevention officer, Wickramaratne said.He said that the authorities have agreed to the relaxation of health guidelines by limiting the quarantine period to seven days for players. The players would also be allowed to train during the quarantine period.The likes of Chris Gayle and Faf Du Plessis are among the foreign players to participate in the LPL.Sri Lanka is currently going through a second wave of the pandemic. The western province where the capital city Colombo is located has been under curfew since last week.The number of COVID-19 cases has trebled since early October. YourBump15 Actors That Hollywood Banned For LifeYourBump|SponsoredSponsoredUndoPost FunThese Twins Were Named “Most Beautiful In The World,” Wait Until You See Them TodayPost Fun|SponsoredSponsoredUndoMisterStoryWoman Files For Divorce After Seeing This Photo – Can You See Why?MisterStory|SponsoredSponsoredUndoDaily FunnyFemale Athlete Fails You Can’t Look Away FromDaily Funny|SponsoredSponsoredUndoDefinitionTime Was Not Kind To These 28 CelebritiesDefinition|SponsoredSponsoredUndoPast Factory4 Sisters Take The Same Picture For 40 Years. Don’t Cry When You See The Last One!Past Factory|SponsoredSponsoredUndo Euro 2020, North Macedonia vs Netherlands: Top 5 players to watch out for in MKD vs NED Football Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Football Football Formula 1 LPL to go ahead, gets government clearance: tournament director Facebook Twitter By Kunal Dhyani – November 5, 2020 Queens Club Final: Matteo Berrettini beats Cameron Norrie in final to win title Football Football Football Euro 2020, Italy vs Wales: 3 key battles to watch out for in ITA vs WAL Football RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR ATP Tour Euro 2020, Italy vs Wales LIVE: Marco Verratti returns and 7 other changes for Italy, check line-up; Follow Live Updates, F1 French GP 2021: Max Verstappen pips Lewis Hamilton to win French GP, Perez finishes 3rd Euro 2020, Italy vs Wales LIVE: Gareth Bale issues warning for Italy ahead of crucial fixture – Follow Live Updateslast_img read more