Friday 23 August 2013 

Sri Lanka Confirm Zimbabwe Tour

Zimbabwe will host Sri Lanka in October
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Sri Lanka will tour Zimbabwe to play two Tests, three One-Day Internationals and two Twenty20 Internationals in October and November.

Harare is set to host both Tests and the first two ODIs before the two teams move on to Bulawayo for the final ODI and the Twenty20 Internationals.

Sri Lanka will play a two-day tour game on 6th and 7th October and the tour will end on 4th November.

Despite the tour being more than a month away, Sri Lanka have named a 27-man provisional squad for the tour.

Sri Lanka squad: Dinesh Chandimal, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Shaminda Eranga, Rangana Herath, Udara Jayasundera, Mahela Jayawardene, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kosala Kulasekara, Nuwan Kulasekara, Suranga Lakmal, Kaushal Lokuarachchi, Angelo Mathews, Ajantha Mendis, Angelo Perera, Dilruwan Perera, Kushal Perera, Thisara Perera, Vimukthi Perera, Dhammika Prasad, Ashan Priyanjana, Kumar Sangakkara, Sachithra Senanayake, Sachithra Serasinghe, Kaushal Silva, Lahiru Thirimanne, Isuru Udana, Kithruwan Vithanage

Tour Schedule

6th-7th October: Tour game

10th-14th October: 1st Test, Harare
18th-22nd October: 2nd Test, Harare

26th October: 1st ODI, Harare
28th October: 2nd ODI, Harare
31st October: 3rd ODI, Bulawayo

2nd November: 1st T20I, Bulawayo
4th November: 2nd T20I, Bulawayo

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