Sri Lanka to play India and West Indies in WT20 warm-ups

LG ICC Awards to be held at Waters Edge in Colombo
By Staff Writers | August 18, 2012

ICC WT20 2012Sri Lanka will play warm-up matches against the West Indies and India at NCC ground and P. Sara Oval on September 13 and 15 ahead of the ICC World Twenty20 2012, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced today.

Colombo will host all warm-up matches for both men and women. The men's warm-up matches will be played from September 13 to 17 and the women's matches will be held on September 22 and 23.

Meanwhile, the ICC has also announced the schedule of pre-event activities.

On September 14, the ICC Hall of Fame cocktail reception will be held, where the ICC president Alan Isaac and chief executive David Richardson will announce the inductees, while also announcing the ICC ODI Team of the Year.

On September 15, the LG ICC Awards will be staged at Waters Edge in Colombo.

The following is the schedule of various events that will take place in the lead up to the World Twenty20 tournament,

Schedule of warm-up matches (Men's)
13 Sep – Ireland v Zimbabwe (0930-1300), Moors Cricket Ground, Colombo

13 Sep – Sri Lanka v West Indies (0930-1300), NCC, Colombo

15 Sep – Afghanistan v Sri Lanka A (0930-1300), Moors Cricket Ground, Colombo

15 Sep – Australia v New Zealand (0930-1300), NCC, Colombo

15 Sep – Bangladesh v Zimbabwe (0930-1300), Colts Cricket Ground, Colombo

15 Sep – India v Sri Lanka (0930-1300), P.Sara Oval, Colombo

17 Sep – Australia v England (0930-1300), NCC, Colombo

17 Sep – Bangladesh v Ireland (0930-1300), Moors Cricket Ground, Colombo

17 Sep – New Zealand v South Africa (0930-1300), Colts Cricket Ground, Colombo

17 Sep – Afghanistan v West Indies (1400-1730), P.Sara Oval, Colombo

17 Sep – India v Pakistan (1400-1730), R.Premadasa Stadium, Colombo

19 Sep – England v Pakistan (0930-1300), P.Sara Oval, Colombo

Schedule of warm-up matches (Women's)
22 Sep – Pakistan women v Sri Lanka women (0930-1300), NCC, Colombo

22 Sep – England women v South Africa women (1400-1700), Moors Cricket Club, Colombo

23 Sep – Australia women v West Indies women (0930-1300), Moors Cricket Club, Colombo

23 Sep – India women v New Zealand women (1400-1700), NCC, Colombo

Pre-event activities
14 Sep – ICC Hall of Fame cocktail reception to announce inductees and also announce the ICC ODI Team of the Year, Taj Samudra, Crystal Upper

15 Sep – LG ICC Awards, Waters Edge, Colombo

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