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England Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2020

England Cricket Tour to Sri Lanka 2020 (now 2021)

Rescheduled tour confirmed – being played behind closed doors

The two-Test series was postponed just days before it was about to commence, back in March 2020. The rescheduled tour has been confirmed with two Tests being played behind closed doors in Galle 14th-18th and 22nd-26th January.

Read more on the ECB website here >

Match Schedule

2 Tests

Warm-up Matches

  • Saturday 7th – Monday 9th March – Three-day warm-up v SLC Board President’s XI, CMCG, Katunayake
  • Thursday 12th – Sunday 15th March – Four-day First-Class warm-up match v SLC Board President’s XI, P Sara Oval, Colombo

Test Matches

  • Thursday 19th – Monday 23rd March – 1st Test Match, Galle International Stadium, Galle
  • Friday 27th – Tuesday 31st March – 2nd Test Match, Sinhalese Sports Club Ground, Colombo

MCC vs Champion County

  • Tuesday 24th – Friday 27th March – MCC vs Essex, Galle International Stadium, Galle

Countdown to Match Day

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19th March 2020

Match Venues

Galle & Colombo

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