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Sri Lanka A to tour West Indies

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Apr 25, 2013 at 03:47pm IST

St. John's, Antigua: The Sri Lanka A team will tour the Caribbean in June to play a series of matches against the West Indies A in all formats, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) announced.

The West Indies tour will involve two Tests (4-day matches), three 50-over encounters and two T20s, a WICB release said on Wednesday.

Warner Park in St. Kitts will host the first Test while the second will be played at Arnos Vale Cricket Field in St Vincent.

Sri Lanka A to tour West Indies

The tour to West Indies will involve two 4-day Test, three 50-over encounters and two T20s

The two T20s will also be played at Arnos Vale before the three limited over matches conclude the tour in neighbouring Grenada.

The series against Sri Lanka is the first engagement of the year for the West Indies A who last played in 2012 when they faced India in three Tests, three One Dayers and two T20s.

West Indies A won the Test series 2-1 while the One Day Series was drawn 1-1 and the T20s evenly shared.

Full Schedule:

West Indies A v Sri Lanka A:

June 5 - 8 - First 'Test' - Warner Park, St Kitts

June 12 - 15 - Second 'Test' - Arnos Vale Cricket Field, St Vincent

June 18 - First T20 - Arnos Vale Cricket Field, St Vincent

June 19 - Second T20 - Arnos Vale Cricket Field, St Vincent

June 23 - First One-Day - Grenada National Stadium, Grenada

June 25 - Second One-Day - Grenada National Stadium, Grenada

June 27 - Third One-Day - Grenada National Stadium, Grenada.

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