The two-match Test series between the hosts Sri Lanka and the visitors Bangladesh will begin this Wednesday (21st April) while Pallekele International Cricket Stadium will host this Test match.
This Test series is a part of the 2019-21 ICC World Test Championship. While this Test series was originally scheduled in the middle of 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic postponed this Test series multiple times before the latest successful rescheduling.
This Test series opener will be the first Test match between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh since February 2018. Meanwhile, the last time they met in a Test match in Sri Lanka in March 2017 at Colombo (PSS), where Bangladesh claimed their only Test victory against the Lankan side as the visitors won that Test by 4 wickets.
In the meantime, the Lankan team has won 16 times against Bangladesh in Test cricket while three more Test matches had draw results.
Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2021, 1st Test: When And Where To Watch, Live Streaming Details
- Pallekele International Cricket Stadium will host this red-ball Test match between Wednesday (21st April) and Sunday (25th April). According to the official schedule, all the day’s play of this match will begin at 10:00 AM local time.
In Sri Lanka – 10:00 AM SAST
- Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (Channel Eye), Sony Six and Ten Cricket will broadcast this Test match live.
- Sri Lanka Cricket YouTube Channel will bring the live streaming of this Test match.
- Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation will provide the live radio broadcasting of this Test match.
In Bangladesh – 10:30 AM BST
- T Sports will broadcast this Test match live.
- T Sports YouTube channel will bring the live streaming of this Test match.
In India – 10:00 IST
- Sony Six and Sony Six HD will bring the live broadcasting of this Test match.
- SonyLiv will stream this Test match live.