As New Zealand Cricket Team has touched down in Sri Lanka for his first series after world cup 2019 got a warm welcome by Srilankan Cricket Board.
New Zealand tour of Sri Lanka, 2019
New Zealand cricket team reach Sri Lanka to play two Tests Tests and three T20Is, International Cricket Council (ICC) posted pictures of NewZealand Cricket Team arrival on Srilankan soil. The two Tests will be part of the inaugural ICC Test championship.
The first Test, in Galle, begins on August 14, while the second is slated to be played at the P. Sara Oval, Colombo from August 22. The Tests will be followed by three T20Is starting on 31st August at RPICS, Colombo.
In the lead-up to the Tests, New Zealand will play a three-day game at MCG Katunayake on 8th August. And there will be another practice match – a T20 post the Tests on 29th August.
New Zealand and Sri Lanka will play 2 Tests and 3 T20Is
1st Test: August 14-18, Galle
2nd Test: August 22-26, P. Sara Oval, Colombo
1st T20I: August 31, RPICS, Colombo
2nd T20I: September -2, RPICS, Colombo
3rd T20I: September 6, PICS, Kandy