The ICC Champions Trophy 2017 have ended but Indian cricket team schedule is looking busy this year. After an embarrassing defeat by Pakistan in the final, Team India under the leadership of Virat Kohli head to West Indies to play 5-match ODI series and a T20 match. After returning from the Caribbean, there is no rest for the team as India is currently touring Sri Lanka. Here’s India vs Sri Lanka 2017 schedule, squads, and time table for the upcoming India’s tour of Sri Lanka five ODIs and one-off T20I.
India’s tour of Sri Lanka began with a warm-up match in Colombo on July 21 and July 22. India has to play 3 Tests, 5 ODIs and one T20I against Sri Lanka on this tour. The Test series begins on July 26 and was run till August 16. The 2nd Test is scheduled to be played in Kandy from July 26 to 30 followed by Galle Test from August 4 to 8 and the last Test is in Colombo from August 12 to 16.
The 5-match ODI series will start in Colombo at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium with 1st ODI followed by 2nd ODI in Dambulla at the Rangiri Dambulla International Cricket Stadium. The 3rd & 4th match is at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium and the 5th ODI at the Colombo’s R. Premadasa Stadium on September 3. The only T20 International will be played at Colombo’s R. Premadasa Stadium on September 6. Let’s take a look at the India vs Sri Lanka 2017 schedule and match fixtures.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017 Schedule
|4||Sun, 20 Aug||ODI||2.30pm IST||Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Dambulla|
|5||Thu, 24 Aug||ODI||2.30pm IST||Pallekele International Cricket Stadium|
|6||Sun, 27 Aug||ODI||2.30pm IST||Pallekele International Cricket Stadium|
|7||Wed, 30 Aug||ODI||2.30pm IST||Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
|8||Sun, 3 Sep||ODI||2.30pm IST||Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
|9||Wed, 6 Sep||T20I||7.30pm IST||Premadasa Stadium, Colombo|
ODI Squads for India Tour of Sri Lanka 2017
India ODI squad: Virat Kohli(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, Lokesh Rahul, Manish Pandey, Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Shardul Thakur, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah
Sri Lanka ODI Squad: Upul Tharanga(c), Angelo Mathews, Niroshan Dickwella, Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Mendis, Chamara Kapugedera, Milinda Siriwardana, Malinda Pushpakumara, Akila Dananjaya, Lakshan Sandakan, Thisara Perera, Wanidu Hasaranga, Lasith Malinga, Dushmantha Chameera, Vishwa Fernando