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Sri Lanka-South Africa Series Dates Revealed

South Africa will head to Sri Lanka for three ODIs and two Tests in June and July
South Africa will head to Sri Lanka for three ODIs and two Tests in June and July
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The dates for South Africa's tour of Sri Lanka, where they will play three One-Day Internationals and two Tests in June and July have been confirmed.

South Africa will arrive in the country on 30th June and begin the tour with a one-day warm-up match on 3rd July.

They will then play the ODIs in Colombo, Pallekele and Hambantota between 6th and 12th July.

Galle will host the first Test beginning on 16th July before the two sides move on to the SSC ground in Colombo for the second Test on 24th July.

"The Test series is the one that was postponed from last year at Sri Lanka’s request, and is indicative of the good progress we are making in finalising commitments with all countries in terms of the ICC Future Tours Programme (FTP)," Cricket South Africa (CSA) Chief Executive, Haroon Lorgat said.

"We should be in a position to announce further exciting news regarding forthcoming international series in the near future."

Sri Lanka v South Africa tour schedule

3rd July: Warm-up game, Moratuwa

6th July: 1st ODI, R Premadesa, Colombo
9th July: 2nd ODI, Pallekele
12th July: 3rd ODI, Hambantota

16th-20th July: 1st Test, Galle
24th-28th July: 2nd Test, SSC, Colombo

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