Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka begins on Friday, March 8, 2013 with a friendly match between Sri Lanka Development Emerging Team and Bangladeshis on March 3. The tour is an international bilateral series as per cricket schedule announced earlier organized by Sri Lanka and Bangladesh Cricket Board. The Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka 2013 consists of 2 Test Matches followed by Three ODIs and a concluding T20I on Sunday March 31.
The series is taking place just after a major issue concerning central contract for players from Sri Lanka arose and was sorted out days later with players like Kulasekara, Herath, and Mathews joining the top list. For the tour, Sri Lanka selected full-strength squad while for Bangladesh Ashraful and Mominul were set to play the Galle Test. BCB has also announced to give bonuses for draws during the Two Test matches. Stay tuned to Cricket.com.pk with the full and comprehensive coverage of all matches of Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2013 tour with live scorecards, ball by ball commentary, latest news, pictures and videos updates.