This is the first edition of the T20 tournament which follows the recently concluded IPL and Pakistan Super League. All 23 matches of the 2020 LPL will be held at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium in Hambantota.
The LPL 2020 will feature a number of big names of cricket from throughout the world, including Shahid Afridi Kusal Mendis, Mohammad Amir and Angelo Mathews. Former India players Irfan Pathan, Manpreet Gony and Munaf Patel are also set to take part in this tournament.
Multiple players have been forced to pull out of LPL 2020.