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Here is the revised schedule of India’s tour of Sri Lanka 2021

In the tour of Sri Lanka 2021, which would start from July 13, has now been postponed due to the positive Covid-19 cases in the home team.

Sri Lanka’s batting coach Award flower a data analyst GT Niroshan tested positive for the new coronavirus after their return from the UK, which forced Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) to extend the mandatory quarantine period from the stipulated three days to one week.

“Yes, the series now starts from July 17 instead of 13. The decision was made in consultation with SLC to keep the safety and security of players in mind,” a senior BCCI official told PTI.

The SLC has kept two separate groups of players in bio-bubbles – in Colombo and Dambulla – so that a new team can be formed if necessary.

On the other hand, the Indian team led by Shikhar Dhawan and coached by Rahul Dravid completed their mandatory quarantine period in Colombo. They are now preparing for the series for limited overs by playing matches in the city.

Sri Lanka vs India 2021 matches:

ODI series

  • First ODI: July 17 at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (09:00 GMT)
  • Second ODI: July 19 at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (09:00 GMT)
  • Third ODI: July 21 at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (09:00 GMT)

T20I Series

  • First T20I: July 24 at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (13:30 GMT)
  • Second T20I: July 25 at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (13:30 GMT)
  • Third T20I: July 27 at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo (13:30 GMT)



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