England, Sri Lanka Tests from January 14, Galle to host both games

Joe Root's men will arrive in Sri Lanka on January 3 in a chartered flight. They are scheduled to land in Mattal International Airport, Hambantota.

England wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow is expected to be called up for the Tests in Sri Lanka.   -  Getty Images

England's Test tour of Sri Lanka, which was postponed in March 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is rescheduled for January 2021 in Galle.

Joe Root's men will arrive in Sri Lanka on January 3 in a chartered flight. They are scheduled to land in Mattal International Airport, Hambantota.

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The new schedule of the two-match Test series, a part of the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) is as follows:

Jan 5 to Jan 9: England team training sessions, Hambantota

Jan 14 to Jan 18: First Test, Galle International Cricket Stadium

Jan 22 to Jan 26: Second Test, Galle International Stadium