Sri Lanka tour of India 2017/18 – There are some bad weather made practice cancelled. The team will remain confined to hotel today,” an India team management official said. The skies were overcast and a slight drizzle hit the city on Wednesday which meant even if Virat Kohli and Co. hit the venue for their 9 a.m. training, they would be confined to indoor facilities of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB).
The Sri Lankans had an extended practice session on Tuesday as they dropped in at the Eden Gardens one hour before schedule and trained for four hours ahead of the first Test against India. Scheduled to train from 9am, the Lankans did not mind turning up an hour before and the main drill centred around batting, supervised by batting coach Thilan Samaraweera.