Bangladesh is set to tour Sri Lanka in the month of March and April to play two test match series, three odis and three T20s.It will be interesting contest as both sides are coming into the series on back of losses as Bangladesh were decimated by New Zealand while Sri Lanka suffered a 3-0 whitewash at the hands of South Africa in South Africa.
The visitors will begin their practice game on March 2nd at Morutuwa. The first game of the series will be played at Galle on 7th March followed the second one at Colombo on 15th March.Sri Lanka will keen to put a good showing at home as they will relatively confident of beating Bangladesh after brushing aside a dominant like Australia last year at home.
Angelo Matthews will miss the series will hamstring problem as stand-in captain Rangana Herath will lead the side for the two-match test series. Bangladesh also have been improving as a side and have rising talent in Mehdi Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman to push Sri Lanka close in the series. Shakib-ul-Hasan and Bangladesh Captain Mushfiqur Rahim have been in great form in test cricket for the side as they scored heavily with the bat in New Zealand.
Sri Lanka hold all the aces as history suggest they have yet to lose a series to Bangladesh but the contest will be a close one as visitors do have good spinners in their ranks to make it tough for home side’s batting lineup.
Will Bangladesh spring a surprise or Sri Lanka rule the roost gain at home as the schedule for all fixtures for Bangladesh tour to Sri Lanka 2017 is given below:
Bangladesh Vs Sri Lanka Schedule
1st Test –Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 04:30 GMT
2nd Test –Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 04:30 GMT
1st ODI – Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 09:00 GMT
2nd ODI–Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at 09:00 GMT
3rd ODI –Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 04:00 GMT
1st T20– Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Tuesday, April 4 , 2017 at 13:30 GMT
2nd T20–Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 13:30 GMT