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In February 2016 India will host Sri Lanka to play a three-match T20 series, right before the the Asia Cup T20 2016, as both teams look ahead to the T20 World Cup 2016. The T20 series schedule to begins with India vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 match in Pune on February 9, then the teams head to Delhi to play the India vs Sri Lanka 2nd T20 match on February 12 and the India vs Sri Lanka 3rd T20 match will take place in Visakhapatnam on February 14. These matches will be the first time the two sides face each other in the shortest format since the final of the 2014 World Twenty20, which Sri Lanka won in April 2014.
The Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune, which acquired Test status in November 2015, will host only its third international match, and only its second T20I. India are currently touring Australia for a five-match ODI and three-match T20 series, with the tour coming to an end on 31 January. Sri Lanka recently lost a Twenty20 series in New Zealand 2-0. The upcoming India versus Sri Lanka series will prepare the teams for the Asia Cup in Bangladesh from February 24-March 6.
After this three-match T20 series, both teams will travel to Bangladesh to take part in the Asia Cup T20 2016 just ahead of the ICC World T20 2016, which will be held in India in March. The last time India and Sri Lanka locked horns in the shortest format of the game was in the final of the ICC World T20 2014 at the Sher-e-Bangla International Stadium in Dhaka, Bangladesh, which the latter won to clinch the title.