Sri Lankan cricket team will arrive in Mumbai on October 20 via Chennai to play seven one-day internationals against India.
updated: February 25, 2007 10:53 IST
Mumbai:Sri Lankan cricket team will arrive in Mumbai on October 20 via Chennai to play seven one-day internationals against India. The team would have a practice session the next day before playing a warm-up game against the Mumbai Cricket Association President's XI at the Wankhede Stadium on October 22, the Cricket Board said in a media release today. After playing the warm-up game the squad is set to depart for Nagpur on October 23 evening for the first ODI against the Rahul Dravid-led Indian team which is scheduled to be played at the Orange City on October 25. The other six ODIs are to be held at Mohali (Oct 28), Jaipur (Oct 31), Pune (Nov 3), Ahmedabad (Nov 6), Rajkot (Nov 9) and Vadodara (Nov 12). The matches at Mohali and Ahmedabad would be day-night affairs. Sri Lanka squad: Marvan Atapattu (capt), Mahela Jayawardene (vice-capt), Sanath Jayasuriya, Kumar Sangakkara, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Upul Tharanga, Thilan Samaraweera, Chaminda Vaas, Upul Chandana, Farveez Maharoof, Russel Arnold, Dilhara Fernando, Muttiah Muralitharan, Dilhara Lokuhettige and Nuwan Zoysa. (PTI)