County champions Essex will play the MCC in Sri Lanka inside the home season’s outdated curtain-raiser.
Retired Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakkara is characteristic to captain the MCC inside the Champion County match on the Galle World Stadium from 24-27 March.
Essex personal been topped champions for the second time in three seasons in September and in addition gained the T20 Blast.
The four-day match will be performed between England’s two Assessments towards Sri Lanka in Galle and Colombo.
The Champion County fixture was performed at Lord’s besides 2010 outdated to it was moved in a foreign country, first and vital to Abu Dhabi.
Essex performed the MCC at Kensington Oval in Barbados in 2018, whereas Surrey drew with MCC in Dubai in March.
The MCC’s World Cricket committee could maybe additionally meet in Galle in March. Aged Sri Lanka wicketkeeper-batsman Sangakkara grew to turn out to be the membership’s first in a single different nation president on the start of October.