By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : January 23, 2017, 07:19
Duration : 00:54
India to play Pakistan in Sri Lanka: CONFIRMED
The Indian team confirmed their participation in the 2018 Independence Cup in Sri Lanka after a verbal agreement was made between the two Prime Ministers of the respective countries.Sri Lanka gained their independence from colonial rule in 1948 and will celebrate their 70th year of independence in 2018. To celebrate it through sport, the Sri Lankan Cricket board will organize a 4-nation tournament with India, Pakistan and South Africa being the visitors."We are very very keen to play our Independence cup in Sri Lanka next year which India has agreed to be part of it," Sri Lankan Cricket President Thilanga Sumathipala confirmed.