Sri Lanka Cricket has announced the Nidahas Trophy 2018 schedule and time table for T20 tri-series involving India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Nidahas Trophy is a cricket tournament held by Sri Lanka Cricket to celebrate Sri Lanka’s 70th year of independence. The tournament is scheduled to take place from the 8th to 20th March 2018. All the T20 matches will be played at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium.
A tri-nation series between Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka will feature total six games and each team will play each other twice and top two with most points will advance to the final. All the matches which will be played in the Nidahas Trophy 2018 are Twenty20 International.
Nidahas Trophy 2018 Schedule
|1st T20||6 March 2018||Sri Lanka v India||R. Premadasa Stadium|
|2nd T20||8 March 2018||Bangladesh v India||R. Premadasa Stadium|
|3rd T20||10 March 2018||Sri Lanka v Bangladesh||R. Premadasa Stadium|
|4rd T20||12 March 2018||India v Sri Lanka||R. Premadasa Stadium|
|5rd T20||14 March 2018||India v Bangladesh||R. Premadasa Stadium|
|6rd T20||16 March 2018||Bangladesh v Sri Lanka||R. Premadasa Stadium|
|Final||18 March 2018||TBA||R. Premadasa Stadium|
After the South Africa tour, the Indian team will play in the Nidahas Trophy 2018 T20I tri-series against Bangladesh and hosts Sri Lanka. The tournament is also called as Independence Cup 2018 and it is scheduled to start from 8 March 2018.
The complete match fixtures are yet to be announced the Sri Lanka Cricket but you can check Nidahas Trophy 2018 schedule below. The full time table with dates, match fixtures and time will be updated here once it released by the board.
The Nidahas Trophy 2018 schedule matches will be played in the night and will start at 7 pm at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium. The live cricket broadcast of all the matches will be available on Sony Six and sony Ten 3 and Ten Cricket.