Sri Lanka Cricket Tour
SRI LANKA 2012
Sri Lanka... We played matches and watched the World T20 Final !
Our fully escorted tour to watch International Cricket and play 4 matches against Sri Lankan teams.
We watched the semis and the finals of the World T20.
What an atmosphere at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo !
The England women and the Sri Lankan men reached their finals but were then beaten by Aus and the WI.
We played 4 matches (2 won, 2 lost) and had time for sight-seeing, golf and relaxing on the beach.
Who will forget the famous Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy or riding elephants in the jungle?
Holiday Summary (October):
2nd Direct flight, Heathrow to Colombo
3rd Arrive and transfer to Hotel on the beach
4th Semi Finals - England v N.Z (women) / Sri Lanka v Pakistan (men)
5th Semi Finals - Australia v West Indies (women) / Australia v West Indies (men)
6th Match Day – 35 over game at Seenigama Staduim / Herts over 50s v Foundation of goodness
7th Finals Day – England v Australia (women) / Sri Lanka v West Indies (men)
8th Travel to Kandy via Moonstone Gem Mine
9th Golf / Sight-Seeing
10th Match Day. 30 over game at Dharmaraja
11th Golf / Sight-Seeing
12th Match Day. 30 over game at Asgiriya Stadium
13th Transfer to Negombo via MEF an elephant sanctuary
14th Match Day. 35 over game at Katunayeke v Sri Lankan Lawyers
15th Free Day. Shopping in Negombo and relaxing at the hotel pool
16th Transfer to airport for flight home
Total Cost: £1750 per person