Ind vs SL 2017: After beating New Zealand in an exciting T-20 and ODI on their home turf, Indian team is set to take on visiting Sri Lankan team. It’s Sri Lanka tour of India 2017 series and they are scheduled to play three test matches, three ODI’s and three T20’s.
Starting with a Test match at Kolkatta, Sri Lanka team led by Dinesh Chandimal is looking for a fortune change against #1 Test team in the world.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017 Test Series Schedule
India and Sri Lanka will play three test matches starting from 16 November to 6th December. Within three days of completion of Test Series, Ind vs SL ODI series will begin.
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test
Eden Garden, Kolkatta
16 November 2017, Thursday at 9:30 AM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur
24 November 2017, Friday at 9:30 AM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test
Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium, New Delhi
2 December 2017, Saturday 9:30 AM IST
India vs Sri Lanka ODI Series 2017
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st ODI
Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala
10 December, Sunday at 1:30 PM
India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI
Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali
13 December 2017, Wednesday at 1:30 PM
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI
Dr. YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Vishakhapatnam
17 December, Sunday at 1:30 PM
Ind vs SL T20 Series Time Table
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st T20
Barabati Stadium, Cuttack
20 December, Wednesday at 7 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20
Holkar Cricket Stadium, Indore
22 December, Friday at 7 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd T20
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
24 December, Sunday at 7 PM IST
Sri Lanka Test Squad
SLC, Sri Lanka Cricket board recently announced Sri Lanka team squad for first three test matches. Angelo Mathews has been declared fit. Here is the full squad –
Dinesh Chandimal(Captain), Dhananjaya de Silva, Niroshan Dickwella, Vishwa Fernando, Lahiru Gamage, Rangana Herath, Dimuth Karunaratne, Suranga Lakmal, Angelo Mathews, Dilruwan Perera, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Lakshan Sandakan, Dasun Shanaka, Roshen Silva and Lahiru Thirimanne.
BCCI also announced India team squad for the first 1st and 2nd Test matches –
Virat Kohli(Captain), Murali Vijay, Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Wriddhiman Saha, Rohit Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Ravichandra Ashwin, Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma and Umesh Yadav.
Hardik Pandya, the rising star of India has been rested officially by Indian Cricket board and he is happy to take a leave. India’s top-ranked spin bowlers – Ashwin and Jadeja are set to return after a long break from Cricket. Ravichandra Ashwin is just 8 wickets away to make a world record of fastest to 300 test wickets.