Sri Lanka to tour West Indies for three-match Test series in June

Rangana Herath (centre) will be hoping to repeat his performance against West Indies from the 2015 series
Rangana Herath (centre) will be hoping to repeat his performance against West Indies from the 2015 series
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The West Indies Cricket Board has confirmed the fixtures for the three-match Test series involving Sri Lanka to be played in June next year.

Sri Lanka will get to play a three-day tour game at Brian Lara Cricket Ground in Trinidad between 30th May and 1st June following which they head to Queen's Park Oval for the first Test five days later.

The second game will kick-off on 14th June at Kensington Oval in Barbados which will see Sri Lanka making their debut at the venue.

The teams will then converge at Darren Sammy Cricket Ground in St Lucia for the final game of the series scheduled between 23rd and 27th June.

The last time these two teams met in a Test series was in 2015 when West Indies were whitewashed 2-0 by Sri Lanka.

Schedule for Sri Lanka's Test tour of West Indies:

Tour game - 30th May to 1st June at Brian Lara Cricket Ground
First Test - 6th to 10th June at Queen's Park Oval
Second Test - 14th to 18th June at Kensington Oval
Third Test - 23rd to 27th June at Darren Sammy Cricket Ground.

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