Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2021: Complete Schedule, Venue, Complete Squads, Live Streaming Details And Everything You Need To Know

The hosts Sri Lanka and the visitors Bangladesh are going to meet in the Test series soon that will run from 21st April to 3rd May 2021. It will be their first Test meeting since February 2018.

This Test series will be a part of the 2019-21 ICC World Test Championship. Earlier, this Test series was originally scheduled to be played during July and August 2020. But due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was postponed multiple times. But now they are ready for the Test series.

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Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2021 Complete Schedule:

2-match Test series

(2019-21 ICC World Test Championship)

21st-25th April: First Test – Pallekele International Cricket Stadium (Kandy)

29th April-3rd May: Second Test – Pallekele International Cricket Stadium (Kandy)

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2021 Venue:

2-match Test series

(2019-21 ICC World Test Championship)

First Test: Pallekele International Cricket Stadium (Kandy)

Second Test: Pallekele International Cricket Stadium (Kandy)

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2021 Distribution Of Points:

2-match Test series

(2019–21 ICC World Test Championship)

Matches in the series Points for a win Points for a tie Points for a draw Points for a defeat
2 60 30 20 0

(Special Notes)

Match Abandoned due to ‘Unfit’ pitch

  • If a match is abandoned and the pitch and/or outfield is ultimately rated as ‘Unfit’ under the ICC Pitch and Outfield Monitoring Process, points for that match shall be distributed on the basis that the visiting team won the match and the home team lost the match. Any abandoned match will be classified as a drawn match for statistical purposes. (As per Contents 16.10.3 of ICC World Test Championship Playing Conditions)

Penalty Overs – Points Deduction

  • Any team which has been unable to maintain the minimum over rate as defined in 12.9 will incur one Penalty Over for each full over it is short of the minimum over rate requirement. (As per Contents 16.11.1 of ICC World Test Championship Playing Conditions)
  • A team will have two (2) World Test Championship competition points deducted from the total of its points for each Penalty Over it incurs during the Round Stage. (As per Contents 16.11.2 of ICC World Test Championship Playing Conditions)

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2021 Complete Squads:

Sri Lanka

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Test squad: Dimuth Karunaratne (C), Niroshan Dickwella (WK), Oshada Fernando, Angelo Mathews, Lahiru Thirimanne, Dinesh Chandimal, Pathum Nissanka, Dhananjaya De Silva,  Roshen Silva, Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Ramesh Mendis, Praveen Jayawickrama, Suranga Lakmal, Lahiru Kumara, Vishwa Fernando, Dilshan Madushanka, Asitha Fernando

Bangladesh

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Test squad: Mominul Haque (C), Liton Das, Mohammad Mithun, Mushfiqur Rahim, Tamim Iqbal, Shadman Islam, Abu Jayed, Taijul Islam, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mehidy Hassan, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadat Hossain, Saif Hassan, Yasir Ali, Shoriful Islam

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2021 Live Streaming Details And When And Where To Watch:

The country-wise live broadcasting and live streaming details will be added after the official confirmation.