21-Jan-2020 16:19:00 GMT
West Indies in Sri Lanka 2020
West Indies to tour Sri Lanka for white-ball series
Colombo: West Indies will be touring Sri Lanka in February this year to play three ODIs and two T20Is, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) confirmed on Tuesday.
As per the media statement released by the board, West Indies will play their first tour game on February 20 against Board President’s XI.
However, the side will be arriving in the country a bit earlier and they will play a practice match on February 17 to kick start their preparations.
The first ODI will be played on February 22 at Colombo while the second will take place in Hambantota on February 26.
The T20I series will commence from March 1 and will get concluded on March 8. All the matches will be played at Kandy.
Sri Lanka last played a T20I series against India, and the side lost the series 0-2. While West Indies recently drew T20I series against Ireland.
22 Feb - 1st ODI, SSC Colombo
26 Feb - 2nd ODI, Hambantota
01 Mar - 3rd ODI, Pallekele
04 Mar - 1st T20I, Pallekele
06 Mar - 2nd T20I Pallekele