City Of Joy To Host Opening Sri Lanka Test


Kolkata: The City Of Joy Kolkata’s Eden Gardens will host the first Test between India and Sri Lanka. It will start from November 16. Sri Lanka’s seven-week tour of India will comprise three Tests, three ODIs and three T20 Internationals.

The match also will be the island nation’s first five-day game at the iconic ground. The three ODIs will be held at Dharamshala (December 10), Mohali (December 13) and Visakhapatnam (December 17) respectively.

According to a schedule published by ‘ESPN Cricinfo’, the second Test will be played at Nagpur from November 24-28 followed final game at Delhi’s Feroz Shah Kotla from December 2-6. The three T20 Internationals will be held at Cuttack (December 20), Indore (December 22) and Mumbai (December 24) respectively.