Galle - Sri Lanka
Galle International Stadium, Galle is an important cricket venue of Sri Lanka for International matches. Below is a full list of upcoming matches at Galle, Sri Lanka in tabular form. Full schedule and fixtures of Galle venue. Click on concerned series to check the fixture of that particular series to get the full details of the tournament, tri-series or bilateral series. All matches of Galle are listed along with local time, gmt time, date, venue and series details.
Situated near the Galle Fort in the city of Galle in Sri Lanka is the Galle International Cricket Stadium. The location of the Galle stadium is particularly beautiful as it surrounded on two sides by the Indian Ocean. It is an old stadium built in the year 1876 & currently has a capacity of 35,000 spectators. In the 2005 Indian Ocean Tsunami, the stadium was badly damaged & was literally rendered inoperable. But it was brought back to life after a through rebuilding was undertaken by the authorities.
The first test match at Galle was held in 1998 between Sri Lanka & New Zealand. The first ODI at this ground happened a year later in 1999 between Sri Lanka & India. The ground has always been a favorite of the home team as they have won six out of the 11 test matches that have been played here with only two defeats.
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|Mar 8, 2013||Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, 1st Test|
|Nov 17, 2012||Sri Lanka vs New Zealand, 1st Test|
|Jun 22, 2012||Sri Lanka vs Pakistan, 1st Test|
|Mar 26, 2012||Sri Lanka vs England, 1st Test|
|Aug 31, 2011||Sri Lanka vs Australia, 1st Test|
|Nov 15, 2010||Sri Lanka vs West Indies, 1st Test|
|Jul 18, 2010||India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test|