August 31, 2001

Free Entrance for Inaugural Bangladesh Test

The Board of Control for Cricket in Sri Lanka (BCCSL) has opened the gates for the cricket loving public in Sri Lanka to witness the Inaugural Test Match between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, with free entrance to the Western Hill, Eastern Hill, Caltex Pavilion, Singer Terraces, and Bairaha Terrace areas of the Sinhalese Sports Club on all five days of the match. Tickets for the other stands are nominally priced at Rs50, Rs75, Rs100, and Rs200.

The match, which is part of the Asian Test Championship, will be played from the 6th to the 10th September. The first match of the Asian Test Championship is currently being played between Bangladesh and Pakistan in the Pakistani city of Multan.