The 23rd Singer – MCA Premier League 2016 will get off to a start on Wednesday, 23rd September 2015.
The seven teams in the fray are: MAS Intimates Unichela, defending the “League” title, MAS Active Trading, defending the knock-out title, John Keells Group, the 2015 knock-out runners-up, the three banks, HNB, Sampath, Seylan and Commercial Credit & Finance.
The tournament openers are: HNB Vs. Unichela at MCA; MAS Active Vs. Seylan Bank at NCC & Sampath Bank Vs. Commercial Credit at FTZ/Katunayake.
The 21 matches will be supervised by six MCA appointed Match Referees, namely, Basil Perera, Upali Warnapura, Mahesh Jayasekera, K.H. Nandasena, Nalliah Devarajan & Pemlal Fernando.
The tournament will be conducted with all the paraphernalia used for a One Day International (ODI)
At the completion of the round robin, the team emerging on top of the points table will be declared as the League Winner. (LW)