Indian team reaches Colombo

Updated: 26 January 2009 08:30 IST

The Indian team, led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni, arrived at the Bandaranaike International airport on Monday and was received by Sri Lankan officials.

Indian team reaches Colombo

Colombo:

The Indian team, led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni, arrived at the Bandaranaike International airport here on Monday and was received by Sri Lankan officials.

The players were given a warm welcome. A large crowd had turned up to catch a glimpse of the stars as they trooped out from the terminal.

The Indians had a practice session in Chennai in the morning from where they boarded a flight to Colombo. Dhoni and his teammates will take on the hosts in five-match one-day series, beginning with the first ODI on Wednesday at Dambulla.

The tour will be rounded off with a Twenty20 International on February 10.

Topics : Cricket India
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