Founder and Chairman of Softlogic Holdings PLC, Ashok Pathirage has acquired the Colombo franchise of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) which begins on fifth December 2021.
Talking about coming into the LPL, Softlogic Holdings Chairman, Ashok Pathirage mentioned, “We’re completely ecstatic to enter the Lanka Premier League. The match is destined to grow to be some of the wanted T20 franchises on the planet and we needed to play a component within the competitors’s development and evolvement within the subsequent few years.
We will’t anticipate the upcoming season to start out. Hopefully, our staff performs at its finest and produces one of the best outcomes.”
Welcoming the brand new proprietor, Anil Mohan, Founder and CEO of Dubai-based manufacturing large IPG, the official promoter of LPL, mentioned, “It’s an enormous step for LPL to welcome and announce Softlogic Holdings because the proprietor of the Colombo franchise.
Softlogic Holdings are a part of the Sri Lankan DNA and have a heritage that we’re proud to be related to. With the worldwide attain of our match, having the right combination of worldwide and native house owners has all the time been a precedence for LPL to develop Sri Lankan cricket at residence and throughout the globe.”