India vs Sri Lanka: Kolkata's Eden Gardens to host first Test in island nation's seven-week tour

Sri Lanka's seven-week tour of India will comprise three Tests, three ODIs and three T20 Internationals.

PTI, Oct,03 2017

New Delhi: Kolkata's Eden Gardens will host the first Test between India and Sri Lanka, starting 16 November, which also will be the island nation's first five-day game at the iconic ground.

Represenative images of BCCI and SLC

Representative images of BCCI and SLC

Sri Lanka's seven-week tour of India will comprise three Tests, three ODIs and three T20 Internationals.

According to a schedule published by 'ESPN Cricinfo', the second Test will be played at Nagpur from 24-28 November followed by the final game at Delhi's Feroz Shah Kotla from 2-6 December.

The three ODIs will be held at Dharamshala (10 December), Mohali (13 December) and Visakhapatnam (17 December) respectively.

The three T20 Internationals will be held at Cuttack (20 December), Indore (22 December) and Mumbai (24 December) respectively.

Schedule:

Tests

1st Test: 16-20 November (Kolkata)

2nd Test: 24-28 November, (Nagpur)

3rd Test: 2-6 December, (Delhi)

ODIs

1st ODI: 10 December (Dharamshala)

2nd ODI: 13 December (Mohali)

3rd ODI: 17 December (Visakhapatnam)

T20 Internationals

1st T20I: 20 December (Cuttack)

2nd T20I: 22 December (Indore)

3rd T20I: 24 December (Mumbai).

Published Date: Oct 03, 2017 | Updated Date: Oct 03, 2017




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