Sri Lanka v England – November 2014
Five one-day internationals and two Twenty20 matches in Sri Lanka
When England set out for ‘the Pearl of the Indian Ocean’ in November 2014 they face a formidable challenge. Sri Lanka’s players are acknowledged masters of cricket’s condensed formats. Currently sitting top of the Twenty20 rankings they are also daunting ODI opponents. Be prepared for a quick-fire contest against a backdrop of beautiful beaches and beatific Buddhas.
Top-class cricket to a T
A great contest is brewing. The perfect blend of cricket and culture.
Put on the kettle, pull up a seat, apply the sponge – the Sri Lankan series of 2014 will be a steamy confrontation. Sri Lanka, India’s teardrop-shaped neighbour, invites you to a feast for the senses. The once colonial Ceylon gained fame fuelling the Empire with our favourite pick me up. Now, having survived a civil war and a devastating Tsunami, it is one of the world’s fastest growing economies and a powerhouse on the world cricketing stage. The tea-leaves predict an epic tussle.
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From gorgeous Galle to colourful Kandy, Sri Lankan cricket grounds are among the world’s most picturesque. And the players you’ll see grace them are equally world-class. Since the 1990’s they have often been centre stage with Wisden declaring Muttiah Muralitharan the greatest Test match bowler of all time. His inspiration lives on in a generation of cricketers who bat above the country’s weight internationally. Sri Lanka are regular finalists in World Cup competition and will be all out to show who’s boss in the lead up to 2015’s cricketing showpiece.
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