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Mahela Jayawardene

More oppose than back four-day Test idea

Jayawardene, a former captain of Sri Lanka, said he is personally against any change in the Test format.

09 Jan 2020 1:03 AM

MI staff monitoring Bumrah's progress, expect him to play by Jan or Feb: Jayawardene

Bumrah, who recently bowled at the Indian team's nets, is nearly back to his full fitness having recovered from a stress fracture.

20 Dec 2019 6:13 PM

Mahela Jayawardena shares special memory with Lasith Malinga

Malinga has 533 wickets in international cricket. He is famous for his unorthodox bowling angle and toe-breaking yorkers.

27 Jul 2019 12:11 PM

Mahela Jayawardene likely to apply for Team India’s head coach position

The BCCI has invited fresh applications for the Indian cricket team's support staff, including the head coach.

23 Jul 2019 7:44 PM

ICC CWC'19: Avishka Fernando can be Sri Lanka's 'spark': Mahela Jayawardene

Fernando's century on Monday helped secure Sri Lanka's third win of the tournament but it was too little too late for the Asian side.

03 Jul 2019 9:47 AM


Jayawardene concerned by Sri Lanka's middle order

“The way Sri Lanka lost wickets... in the middle order is a real concern and there were too many soft dismissals,” said Jayawardene.

05 Jun 2019 11:21 AM

Fear of failure hurting Lanka, feels former skipper Mahela

The fear of failure factor has come out. They don’t look confident, they don’t look hungry enough in the middle.

24 Aug 2017 2:11 AM

Lively debutants lit up Test arenas

The old fort in Galle just outside the once tsunami-ravaged ground used to be a symbol of this ground being considered a fortress of the Lankan team.

02 Aug 2017 1:02 AM

Mahela Jayawardena says no to India's head coach gig

The head coach position has been vacant since Anil Kumble resigned following India's 180-run defeat against Pakistan in Champions Trophy.

26 Jun 2017 6:31 PM

IPL 10: Rohit Sharma sets sights high

Mumbai skipper is upbeat about team’s bowling attack this season comprising Malinga, Johnson and Bumrah.

03 Apr 2017 1:40 AM