Sri Lanka opening batsmanPathum Nissanka has been picked by Kandy Falcons to play in the upcoming LankaPremier League (LPL) 2022.
During last week’s player auction, no team had picked Pathum Nissanka and his participation in this season’s tournament was uncertain.
However, with the mediation of Sri Lanka Cricket, the organizers of the match took steps to allow each team to include one more local player, and accordingly, the Kandy Falcons team management had picked Pathum to their team.
Pathum Nissanka is the highest ranked Sri Lankan batter in the InternationalCricket Council T20 batting rankings. He currently stands at 8th position.