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Sri Lanka to tour Bangladesh for three-match ODI series

The team, which departs for Dhaka on 16 May, will play an intra-squad practice game on 21 May after a short quarantine.

Sri Lanka to tour Bangladesh for three-match ODI series

Sri Lanka cricket team. Image: @OfficialSLC

Colombo: Sri Lanka will tour Bangladesh for a short three-match ODI series beginning 23 May, the country's cricket board announced on Wednesday.

The team, which departs for Dhaka on 16 May, will play an intra-squad practice game on 21 May after a short quarantine.

The ODIs — all day/night games — will be played at the Sher-e-Bangladesh National Cricket Stadium at Mirpur on 23, 25 and 28 May, according to a release from Sri Lanka Cricket.

Sri Lanka will be the second foreign team to tour Bangladesh amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

West Indies had toured Bangladesh in January-February for a two-Test and three-match ODI series in Dhaka and Chattogram.

Updated Date: May 05, 2021 21:01:41 IST

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