India team for Sri Lanka to be picked on July 4

Updated: Jun 27, 2012, 15:56 PM IST

Mumbai: The Indian cricket team for the upcoming tour of Sri Lanka, to play five ODIs and a lone Twenty20 International against the hosts, will be picked on July 4.

"The all-India senior selection committee will meet at the cricket centre in Mumbai on July 4 to pick the Indian teams for the ODI and T20 International series in Sri Lanka in July-August," BCCI secretary Sanjay Jagdale said in a statement on Wednesday.

India will be playing against Sri Lanka in five one-dayers to be held between July 22 to August 4 followed by a T20 International on August 7 at the Pallekele stadium.

This will be India`s first international assignment since the conclusion of the Asia Cup in Bangladesh in March.