Pallekele International Stadium

Sri Lanka Cricket will open the new World cup venue, the Pallekele international cricket stadium at 9 a.m. tomorrow. The clergy will invoke their blessings on the new venue, that will have a 30000 spectator capacity and a state of the art facility for the players and the media once the construction work of the buildings are complete.

Sri Lanka cricket take this opportunity to thank Mr. Bandula Warnapura the former director of cricket operation and the Pallekele Prisoners in helping with the construction of the grounds and the center turf crickets.

A practice match between the visiting Pakistan under19 team and the Sri Lanka Chairman’s XI will be played tomorrow, while an official under 19 one day game will be played between Pakistan and Bangladesh on Sunday the 29th.


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