Eoin Morgan (Batting) and Kumar Sangakkara © Getty Images
London: June 6, 2014
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced that the schedule for England‘s one-day tour of Sri Lanka in November and December.England will play seven one-day internationals against Sri Lanka as both sides prepare for next year’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
This week the teams completed a one-day series in England which Sri Lanka won 3-2. England and Sri Lanka begin a two-Test series at Lord’s next week.
England ODI Tour to Sri Lanka:
Nov 21: 1st warm-up v SL A (Day), Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo
Nov 23: 2nd warm-up v SL A (Day) Tamil Union Oval, Colombo
Nov 26: 1st ODI (Day/Night) Colombo*
Nov 29: 2nd ODI (Day) Colombo*
Dec 03: 3rd ODI (Day/Night) Hambantota
Dec 06: 4th ODI (Day) Colombo*
Dec 10: 5th ODI (D/N) Pallekelle*
Dec 13: 6th ODI (Day) Pallekelle*
Dec 16: 7th ODI (D/N) Colombo
* denotes provision for a reserve day
Note: Unless stated all Colombo games are at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium