Good News for DD Free Dish (DD Direct Plus) subscribers, Now you can watch Sri Lanka tour of India 2014, 5 ODI Cricket Matches Live on DD National Channel. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday announced the schedule (match timings/dates and venues) for the five-match One-Day international (ODI) series between India and Sri Lanka. The series comes at the back of the withdrawal by the West Indies team from the India tour over pay dispute with their board – West Indies Cricket Board (WICB).
Sri Lanka’s five-match ODI series will be preceded by a practice match against India at the Cricket Club of India (CCI) in Mumbai on October 14. All the matches will be day-night encounters starting from November 2 and will go on till November 16.
Barabati Stadium in Cuttack will host the first ODI. The remaining matches will be hosted at Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Ranchi. However, Ranchi will not get to witness their home hero Mahendra Singh Dhoni in action as he has been rested by the selectors. Delhi’s Virat Kohli will be leading the Indian side in his absence.
|India vs West Indies – ODI Schedule|
|02/11/2014||08:00 AM||01.30 PM||1st ODI||India vs Sri Lanka||Cuttack|
|06/11/2014||08:00 AM||01.30 PM||2nd ODI||India vs Sri Lanka||Ahmedabad|
|09/11/2014||08:00 AM||01.30 PM||3rd ODI||India vs Sri Lanka||Hyderabad|
|13/11/2014||08:00 AM||01.30 PM||4th ODI||India vs Sri Lanka||Kolkata|
|16/11/2014||08:00 AM||01.30 PM||5th ODI||India vs Sri Lanka||Ranchi|