Pakistan Tour of Sri Lanka 2022 Schedule Finalized
Concerns were raised about whether cricket would be held in the economically distressed Sri Lanka. Australia is in the island of Lanka to play the full series in that fear. Sri Lanka Cricket confirms the Pakistan tour of Sri Lanka 2022, Pakistan cricket team is schedule to play two test match series.
Pakistan is going to visit Sri Lanka after a long seven centuries. Despite playing a full series in 2015, this time Sri Lanka is going to the island of Lanka to play only two Tests. The three-match ODI series was supposed to be played but has been canceled for now.
Babar Azam will arrive in Sri Lanka on July 7 this year to play a two-match Test series. The visitors will play a practice match on June 11 with a five-day break after reaching the island of Lanka.
Pakistan will face Sri Lanka in the first Test after a three-day practice match in Colombo. The first Test between the two teams will start on July 16 this year. The second Test of the series will be played at the Premadasa Stadium in Ranasinghe, Colombo. The match will start on July 24.
The two teams were scheduled to play three ODIs and two Tests in the tour. However, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has suspended the ODI series at the request of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). The series was part of the ODI Super League.
Pakistan’s two-Test series against Sri Lanka is part of the second round of the World Test Championship. The Sri Lankans will host Australia before the match against Pakistan.