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England and Sri Lanka will play 1st match of Test 2011 at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff from 26th May 2011 to 30th May 2011. ENG vs SL 1st Test Match will start at 11:00 local time (10:00 GMT), 15:00 PKT. Teams Squad for England and Sri Lanka is given below.

Sri Lanka have added all-rounder Farveez Maharoof to their Test squad ahead of the first match against England in Cardiff, which begins on Thursday.

In the touring match Sri Lankans snatched a 38-run win victory over the England Lions despite being asked to follow in a four-day tour game in Derby.

England Lions v Sri Lankans at Derby, May 19-22, 2011: England Lions 493/8d, Sri Lankans 266 & 392/6 (f/o) (90.0 ov), Sri Lankans lead by 165 runs with 4 wickets remaining. Stumps - Day 3

Eoin Morgan will return to the IPL if he isn't selected in the England squad for the first Test against Sri Lanka at Cardiff. On the opening day of the England Lions match at Derby he hit an unbeaten 156 but it is unlikely to be enough to earn him the No. 6 spot.

Sri Lanka's difficult preparations ahead of the first Test continued on the second day at Derby as their top order floundered against a strong England Lions pace attack.

Sri Lanka opened their tour of England with a morale-boosting four-wicket win over Middlesex in which their bowlers impressed, turning around the game.

Sri Lanka's interim coach Stuart Law on Friday said cricket administrators should schedule a window for Indian Premier League fixtures to stop players choosing club over country.

Sri Lankan players arriving late for the tough tour of England due to their involvement in the ongoing Indian Premier League may not be an ideal situation, but the interim coach Staurt Law is not reading too much into it.