Tigers to face Sri Lanka and England in WC warm-ups
Bangladesh will play two official warm-up games in Guwahati before starting their ICC World Cup campaign against Afghanistan on October 7.
The official warm-up fixtures for the cricket's showpiece event in India was announced yesterday.
The Tigers will take on Sri Lanka in the first warm-up game on September 29 at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati and play the second match against England at the same venue on October 2.
The 10 teams will each play two official 50-over contests during the week leading up to the start of the World Cup on October 5, with matches to be held in three different cities across India.
September 29: Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, Guwahati
South Africa v Afghanistan, Thiruvananthapuram
New Zealand v Pakistan, Hyderabad
September 30: India v England, Guwahati
Australia v Netherlands, Thiruvananthapuram
October 2: England v Bangladesh, Guwahati
New Zealand v South Africa, Thiruvananthapuram
October 3: Afghanistan v Sri Lanka, Guwahati
India v Netherlands, Thiruvananthapuram
Pakistan v Australia, Hyderabad