Bangladesh and Sri Lanka will take on each other in a two-match Test series, starting from 21st April 2020, confirmed Sri Lankan Cricket on Saturday. Bangladesh will arrive in Sri Lanka on 12th April 2021.
The first Test will be played between 21st April and 25th April 2021. The second Test will be played from 29th April to 3rd May 2021.
The Test series was earlier scheduled to be played in June 2020. It got rescheduled for the month of October. Later, it further got postponed due to the Covid-19 scare.
Sri Lankan Cricket Team is currently in West Indies to play three ODIs, three T20s, and 2 Tests. Sri Lanka has lost both the ODI as well as the T20I series. The Test series will start on 21st March 2021.
On the other hand, Bangladesh is currently in New Zealand to participate in three ODIs and as many as T20s. New Zealand have won the first ODI against Bangladesh comprehensively by 8 wickets. The second ODI will be played on 23rd March 2020.
The two-match Test series between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh has no relevance as far as the World Test Championship points are concerned. India and New Zealand will take on each other in the World Test Championship final between 18th June and 22 June 2021.