A formidable Test Team in the offing

Sri Lanka Test Team

The National Selections Committee of Sri Lanka Cricket is set to meet on Tuesday (28) to decide on a formidable team that would play the first two test matches against the Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka 2017 which begins on March 7th . Accordingly it has been announced that Angleo Mathews will not be able to play the first two test matches. The first test match is scheduled to be held in Galle while the second is to be held at the P.Saravanamuttu Stadium. Angelo Mathews would likely be available to play the One-day International and T20 matches thereafter. Despite his absence, the selections committee is confident that the lessons learned from the South African series will help in putting… Read More →

Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka 2017 schedule announced

Sri Lanka Test Team

Sri Lanka Cricket together with the Bangladesh Cricket Board has confirmed the schedule of Bangladesh tour to Sri Lanka which starts from February 27th and will last till April 6th. The tour will start with a twoday warm-up match which will be played in Moratuwa followed by two Test matches, the first of which is scheduled to be played in Galle while the second will be played at P.Sara Oval. There are also three ODI matches, out of which two are to be played in Dambulla while the third will be played at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground. There are also two T20 matches both of which will be played at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium (RPICS). The match-schedule… Read More →