India, Pakistan to play tri-series in Bangla

Published: Tuesday, May 6, 2008, 3:35 [IST]
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Mumbai: The Indian cricket team will embark on a short visit to Bangaldesh, a week after the DLF Indian Premier League ends, to participate in a triangular one-day series.

The triangular series would be held between India, hosts Bangladesh and Pakistan between June 8 and 15, a media release from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said here today.

The Indian squad is set to reach Dhaka on June 8 and would kick off its campaign on June 10 with a match against Pakistan at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka.

All the matches in the tournament would be held at the same venue from 1500 hrs to 2245 hrs (local time), the release added.

The schedule: June 8: Bangladesh v Pakistan June 10: India v Pakistan June 12: India v Bangladesh June 14: Final June 15: Reserve day.


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