Colombo, Jul 6: Sri Lanka Cricket has announced the list of 56 international cricketers who are featuring in the first edition of the Sri Lanka Premier League, as there are no Indian cricketers named in the draft released on Friday.
The list includes 18 cricketers from Australia, 13 from Pakistan while the domestic players who will be a part of the first edition of Sri Lanka Premier League which is expected to start on August 10.
Here is the list of 56 foreigners who are playing for seven different teams in SLPL.
Uthura: Shakib Al Hasan (B'desh), Brendan Taylor (Zim), Kevon Cooper (WI), Imran Farhat (Pak), Fidel Edwards (WI), David Miller (SA), Dillon du Preez (SA), Samuel Badree (WI)
Nagenahira: Mitchell Marsh (Aus), Imran Nazir (Pak), Travis Birt (Aus), Ahmed Shahzad (Pak), Ben Laughlin (Aus), Elias Sunny (B'desh), Mushfiqur Rahim (B'desh), Nasir Hossain (B'desh)
Ruhuna: Shahid Afridi (Pak), Daniel Harris (Aus), Ryan Harris (Aus), Aaron Finch (Aus), Jerome Taylor (WI), Nathan McCullum (NZ), Ryan McLaren (SA), Richard Levi (SA).
Wayamba: Azhar Mahmood (Pak), Umar Akmal (Pak), Tamim Iqbal (B'desh), Colin Ingram (SA), Kemar Roach (WI), James Faulkner (Aus), Abdul Razzaq, Brad Hogg (Aus)
Kandurata: Saeed Ajmal (Pak), Misbah-ul-Haq (Pak), Sohail Tanvir (Pak), Chris Lynn (Aus), Dane Vilas (SA), Albie Morkel (SA), Johan Botha (SA), Adam Voges (Aus)
Basnahira: Brad Hodge (Aus), Marlon Samuels (WI), Daniel Smith (Aus), Dirk Nannes (Aus), Robin Peterson (SA), Tim Southee (NZ), Clint McKay (Aus), Cameron Borgas (Aus)
Uva: Andrew McDonald (Aus), Umar Gul (Pak), Shoaib Malik (Pak), Callum Ferguson (Aus), James Franklin (NZ), Abdur Rehman (Pak), Hammad Azam (Pak), Chris Gayle (WI)