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T20 tomorrow: Sri Lanka players begin net practice at Barabati

Cuttack: Ahead of the first T20 international match to be played at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on December 20, the 15-member Sri Lanka cricket team is now doing net practice at the historic stadium.

The India team is scheduled to have net practice in the afternoon, according to reports.

The Sri Lanka players left Bhubaneswar amid a very tight security and arrived at Cuttack at around 10 am. After a physical exercise, they started net practice, reports said.

Meanwhile, many ardent lovers of cricket from outside the State have already reached the millennium city to witness the match.

It may be noted that both the teams reached the city on Monday afternoon and spent the night at the Mayfair Hotel.

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