13th March, 2020
Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) wishes to inform that the two match test series between Sri Lanka and England was postponed at the request of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB)
England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) made this request in view of the Covid-19 pandemic worsening globally.
Accordingly, England Cricketers will return home immediately, whilst SLC and ECB will reschedule the series, when a suitable window can be found by both sides.
The 4 day practice game, which was ongoing at the P. Sara Oval was also called off following tea today.