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Kolkata to host opening test between India and Sri Lanka

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MUMBAI (Reuters) – Kolkata’s Eden Gardens will be the venue for the opening test when India host Sri Lanka in a full series starting next month, the country’s cricket board (BCCI) has announced. India blanked Sri Lanka 9-0 across all three formats on their tour there earlier this year. The first test starts from Nov. 16 while Nagpur and Delhi will host the second and third tests respectively before the sides play three one-day internationals and a same number of twenty20 internationals.

Fixtures Nov. 16-20 – First test, Kolkata Nov. 24-28 – Second test, Nagpur Dec. 2-6 – Third test, Delhi Dec. 10 – First ODI, Dharamsala Dec. 13 – Second ODI, Mohali Dec. 17 – Third ODI, Visakhapatnam Dec. 20 – First T20, Cuttack Dec. 22 – Second T20, Indore Dec. 24 – Third T20, Mumbai (Reporting by Sudipto Ganguly; editing by Greg Stutchbury)
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