The Bangladesh cricket team arrived right here on Monday to play a two-match Test series which was postponed from final yr because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The visiting team shall be in a bio-bubble at a resort in the western coastal city of Negombo earlier than enjoying a two-day warm-up sport at Katunayake.
The first match shall be performed from April 21 to 25 at Pallekele. The second Test may even be performed on the identical venue from April 29. The two matches are a part of the World Test Championships.
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) stated though the matches are to be performed behind shut doorways, the media shall be allowed to cowl the 2 Tests from the Pallekele stadium beneath strict well being pointers.
All media personnel shall be topic to 2 RT-PCR checks whereas antigen checks could be carried out day by day.
When Bangladesh final toured Sri Lanka in March 2017, they beat the house aspect for the primary time in a Test to stage the series 1-1.