July 1, 2013
There are no neutral games in bilateral events, which means all games will be well-attended. Besides, they assume added context when they are part of a full tour that includes a Test series.
Watching two teams play each other repeatedly can get boring. Longer bilaterals stand the risk of becoming one-sided and aggravating very quickly, and in the worst case, could feature dead rubbers. On the other hand, tri-series will very rarely feature inconsequential games.
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