Jayawardene: Fear of failure hampers Sri Lanka

2017-08-23 14:15

Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene feels the current team is not making the progress they should because of a fear of failure.

Jayawardene to coach Bangladesh league team

2017-05-26 15:34

Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene was named as the head coach of the Bangladesh Premier League side Khulna Titans.

Murali needed coaxing to attack

2016-07-29 11:27

Legendary Sri Lankan batsman and former captain Mahela Jayawardene has revealed that Muttiah Muralitharan needed to be persuaded to attack.

Jayawardene to help England

2015-08-05 07:27

Mahela Jayawardene is set to be appointed as a batting consultant by England for their series away to Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates.

Jayawardene saves Sri Lanka's blushes

2015-02-22 11:07

Sri Lanka's Mahela Jayawardene scored a century to rescue his side from an potential loss to Afghanistan in the Cricket World Cup.

Sangakkara eyeing CWC glory

2015-02-05 14:55

Sri Lankan batting stalwarts Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene are eyeing the perfect finish by winning the CWC next month.

Pakistan regroup for SL ODIs

2014-08-22 09:52

Pakistan and Sri Lanka begin a three-match one-day series hoping to gauge each other's firepower and bench strength.

Mahela chasing CWC dream

2014-08-18 17:32

Mahela Jayawardene left the Test scene vowing to devote his energies towards helping Sri Lanka win another 50-over World Cup.

Fired-up Pakistan rattle SL

2014-08-14 15:18

Mahela Jayawardene has scored four streaky runs in his last Test as Pakistan's bowlers dismantled Sri Lanka's first innings.

Jayawardene a 'rare brand'

2014-08-13 15:00

Cricketers like Mahela Jayawardene come around very rarely, Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has said.


Jayawardene not ready to take over from Ford

2017-06-26 14:42

Cricket fans in Sri Lanka have for a long time been clamouring to have one of their own installed as the coach of the national team.

Sri Lanka great Jayawardene joins Lancashire

2017-05-08 14:10

Sri Lankan batting great Mahela Jayawardene will play for Lancashire in this year's T20 Blast competition, the English county has announced.

Dravid, Jayawardene appointed to ICC Cricket Committee

2016-05-13 11:12

Former India captain Rahul Dravid and ex-Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene have been appointed to the ICC Cricket Committee.

Jayawardene to play for Sussex

2015-03-13 09:38

Sri Lanka's Mahela Jayawardene has agreed to play with Sussex in the first half of England's domestic Twenty20 competition.

Veterans the key at CWC?

2015-02-08 18:54

The belief that "old is gold" will once again be put to the test in this CWC, with several players bolstering teams with their experience.

Jayawardene out of 3rd ODI

2014-12-02 08:46

Sri Lanka Cricket says batsman Mahela Jayawardene has pulled out of the third ODI against England for personal reasons.

SL ponder life after Mahela

2014-08-20 10:35

Sri Lanka bank on young guns to see them through a transitional phase in Test cricket despite the departure of one batting great.

Mahela ends career on a high

2014-08-18 08:13

Mahela Jayawardene ended his 17-year Test career on a victorious note as Sri Lanka won the second and final Test against Pakistan.

Jayawardene in to bat at tea

2014-08-14 12:03

Mahela Jayawardene is into bat in his final Test as Sri Lanka build their first innings total on Day 1 against Pakistan.

Jayawardene bids adieu!

2014-08-12 07:43

Test cricket will bid farewell to one of its most elegant strokemakers when Sri Lanka's Mahela Jayawardene quits the longer format.

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