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SLC appoints Mahela Jayawardene as national team consultant

Mahela Jayawardene was appointed to the latest role by Sri Lanka Cricket's (SLC) executive committee in consultation with the technical advisory committee of the Board.
SLC appoints Mahela Jayawardene as national team consultant(Hindustan Times)
SLC appoints Mahela Jayawardene as national team consultant(Hindustan Times)
Published on Dec 13, 2021 06:04 PM IST
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Jayawardene, Pollock and Janette Brittin inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

  • Mahela Jayawardene retired as one of Sri Lanka's greatest ever players, a key member of the team that won the ICC Men's T20 World Cup in 2014 and reached four other major ICC finals.
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(File)
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(File)
Published on Nov 13, 2021 04:33 PM IST
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‘I haven’t seen my daughter for 135 days’: Jayawardene to leave T20 WC bubble 

Before getting on-board as Sri Lanka's consultant for the T20 World Cup, Mahela Jayawardene was engaged with coaching duties of the Southern Braves at The Hundred. He then traveled to UAE for the second leg of Indian Premier League.
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(File)
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(File)
Published on Oct 22, 2021 12:32 PM IST
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Jayawardene roped in as consultant for Sri Lanka's T20 World Cup campaign

The decision by Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) has been taken keeping in mind Jayawardene's tremendous track record with Mumbai Indians and his ready made inputs post Indian Premier League stint with most of the top international stars on same UAE tracks where T20 World Cup will be played.
Mahela Jayawardene. (IPL/Twitter)
Mahela Jayawardene. (IPL/Twitter)
Published on Sep 24, 2021 08:17 PM IST
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Will Rohit play next game vs KKR? – MI coach Jayawardene gives major update

MI head coach Mahela Jayawardene said captain Rohit Sharma was given some ‘extra days’ to get back in action.
MI coach Jayawardene gives major update on Rohit's availabilty for next game(HT Collage)
MI coach Jayawardene gives major update on Rohit's availabilty for next game(HT Collage)
Updated on Sep 20, 2021 11:51 AM IST
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'They're well prepared': Jayawardene has his say on India vs England series

Jayawardene said the return of vice-captain Ben Stokes, and fast bowler Jofra Archer will keep them in good shape for the four-match Test series against India starting from February 5 in Chennai.
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(Getty Images)
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(Getty Images)
Published on Jan 26, 2021 02:10 PM IST
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MS Dhoni wins ICC Spirit of Cricket Award of the decade

MS Dhoni bagged the award for his decision to recall former England batsman Ian Bell following a controversial run out during the India-England Test series in 2011.
MS Dhoni won the award for retracting his appeal against Ian Bell during a Test match in 2011.(Getty Images)
MS Dhoni won the award for retracting his appeal against Ian Bell during a Test match in 2011.(Getty Images)
Updated on Dec 28, 2020 05:58 PM IST
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Couldn’t train the day I wasn’t selected for Australia: Suryakumar Yadav

Surya Kumar Yadav became the first uncapped player to score 2,000 runs in IPL and like in the previous seasons, this time too they came sans power hitting.
Surya Kumar Yadav of Mumbai Indians after winning the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between the Mumbai Indians and the Royal Challengers Bangalore, at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.(PTI)
Surya Kumar Yadav of Mumbai Indians after winning the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between the Mumbai Indians and the Royal Challengers Bangalore, at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.(PTI)
Updated on Nov 21, 2020 09:02 AM IST
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IPL 2020: ‘The six-hitting has been in Mumbai’s DNA for a while,’ How Jayawardene got the team together to break the odd-even jinx

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians coach Mahela Jayawardene explained what it took to ensure the odd-even conundrum did not exist at the end of the tournament.
IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians coach Mahela Jayawardene looks on(Twitter)
IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians coach Mahela Jayawardene looks on(Twitter)
Updated on Nov 11, 2020 07:57 AM IST
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IPL 2020: ‘Don’t do that again,’ Mahela Jayawardene warns Quinton de Kock despite match-winning knock

IPL 2020: De Kock, who hit an unbeaten 78 off just 44 balls with nine fours and three sixes, stayed till the very end, seeing MI through, but there was one thing he got wrong.
IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians batsman Quinton de Kock plays the pull shot.(MI/Twitter)
IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians batsman Quinton de Kock plays the pull shot.(MI/Twitter)
Published on Oct 17, 2020 03:40 PM IST
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IPL 2020: ‘Rohit Sharma put his hand up’ - Mahela Jaywardena reveals how Lasith Malinga’s replacement was selected in Mumbai Indians squad

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardena revealed that it was MI captain Rohit Sharma who insisted on taking James Pattinson as Lasith Malinga’s replacement for the ongoing edition of Indian Premier League.
IPL2020: Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jaywardene and captain Rohit Sharma(Twitter)
IPL2020: Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jaywardene and captain Rohit Sharma(Twitter)
Updated on Oct 15, 2020 06:00 PM IST
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IPL 2020: Certain areas still need improvement, says Mumbai Indians coach Jayawardene

IPL 2020: Mumbai recorded their third consecutive win, beating Rajasthan Royals by 57 runs on Tuesday. They have so far accumulated four wins and two losses from six matches overall.
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma (C) speaks with coach Mahela Jayawardene (R) and a teammate Kieron Pollard during a training session.(AFP)
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma (C) speaks with coach Mahela Jayawardene (R) and a teammate Kieron Pollard during a training session.(AFP)
Updated on Oct 08, 2020 02:39 PM IST
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Champs Mumbai keep the faith in openers Sharma, De Kock

Opening in 15 of MI’s 16 innings in 2019, Sharma and De Kock aggregated 565 runs including five half-century partnerships. It was the second most successful first-wicket pairing after David Warner and Jonny Bairstow for Sunrisers Hyderabad (791 runs). “Why would you fix something if it’s not broke,” said the Sri Lankan.
Mumbai Indians cricketers Quinton de Kock (L) and captain Rohit Sharma run between the wickets(AFP)
Mumbai Indians cricketers Quinton de Kock (L) and captain Rohit Sharma run between the wickets(AFP)
Updated on Sep 17, 2020 09:38 PM IST
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IPL 2020 - ‘Not too fussed about it’: Rohit Sharma downplays Mumbai Indians poor UAE record

IPL 2020: IPL 2014’s first phase was played in the UAE and the Mumbai Indians had failed to win any of their matches here. Captain Rohit Sharma and head coach Mahela Jayawardene faced the media in a virtual press conference and was asked about their past record, but Rohit dismissed the logic by saying that past performances don’t matter
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma and coach Mahela Jayawardene.(Twitter/Mumbai Indians)
Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma and coach Mahela Jayawardene.(Twitter/Mumbai Indians)
Published on Sep 17, 2020 08:17 PM IST
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On This Day: A decade ago Muttiah Muralitharan picked up his 800th Test wicket to give himself the ‘perfect ending’

It looked like it would be another of those imperfect endings but Murali managed to get the outside edge of Pragyan Ojha’s bat and it was his old mate Mahela Jayawardene who completed the catch to bring about one of cricket’s biggest individual records.
Muttiah Muralitharan of Sri Lanka.(Getty Images)
Muttiah Muralitharan of Sri Lanka.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 22, 2020 03:49 PM IST
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No reason to doubt integrity of 2011 World Cup final, says ICC

Former Sri Lanka sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage said last month that the final, which India won against Sri Lanka by six wickets in Mumbai, was fixed by “certain parties”.
India players at the presentation after India defeated Sri Lanka a in the 2011 ICC World Cup Final.(Getty Images)
India players at the presentation after India defeated Sri Lanka a in the 2011 ICC World Cup Final.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 03, 2020 07:36 PM IST
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Sri Lanka police calls off 2011 World Cup final fixing probe

Former sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage had alleged that the final, which India won, was fixed by “certain parties” leading to an inquiry by the Special Investigation Division of the Police.
MS Dhoni tosses the coin for the second time with Kumar Sangakkara looking on during the 2011 ICC World Cup Final between India and Sri Lanka at Wankhede Stadium.(Getty Images)
MS Dhoni tosses the coin for the second time with Kumar Sangakkara looking on during the 2011 ICC World Cup Final between India and Sri Lanka at Wankhede Stadium.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 03, 2020 07:37 PM IST
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Shane Warne didn’t have the variety that Murali had: Mahela Jayawardene explains the difference between legendary spinners

While explaining the bowling styles of Shane Warne and Muttiah Muralitharan, former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene has opined that Warne did not have the variety of his countrymate Muralitharan.
Muralitharan and Shane Warne(Twitter)
Muralitharan and Shane Warne(Twitter)
Updated on Jul 01, 2020 10:43 AM IST
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World Cup 2011 final fixing allegations: Sri Lanka police questions Aravinda De Silva

Aravinda De Silva, who was the chairman of selectors for Sri Lanka team during the 2011 World Cup final, was questioned by the police for over six hours, the report added.
File image of India celebrating World Cup 2011 final win against Sri Lanka.(Getty Images)
File image of India celebrating World Cup 2011 final win against Sri Lanka.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 01, 2020 10:10 AM IST
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After declaring SL sold 2011 WC final to India, Lankan minister says it’s his suspicion

The Lankan government has ordered an enquiry into the matter and a special Police investigation unit recorded Aluthgamage’s statement on Wednesday. He told the team that he was only suspicious of fixing.
India players Yuvraj Singh, Virat Kohli and Dr Nitin Patel (R) celebrate watched by the Sri Lankan team after India defeated Sri Lanka a in the 2011 ICC World Cup Final.(Getty Images)
India players Yuvraj Singh, Virat Kohli and Dr Nitin Patel (R) celebrate watched by the Sri Lankan team after India defeated Sri Lanka a in the 2011 ICC World Cup Final.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jun 25, 2020 03:18 PM IST
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Possible injuries & adapting to empty stands: Jayawardene on cricket’s return

Jayawardene further said that playing in front of empty stands will be a new experience for the players, something they will have to adapt to.
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(Reuters)
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(Reuters)
Updated on Jun 23, 2020 11:13 AM IST
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Jasprit Bumrah is ‘a different beast’ when he goes out in the middle: Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene

The man in charge of the team currently is head coach Mahela Jayawardene. Speaking on Sony Ten PitStop, the former Sri Lanka skipper said that his job is mostly to manage the different players in the dressing rooms in order to get the best out of them.
Jasprit Bumrah of the Mumbai Indians celebrates taking the wicket of Ambati Rayudu of the Chennai Super Kings during the Indian Premier League Final match between the the Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium on May 12, 2019 in Hyderabad, India.(Getty Images)
Jasprit Bumrah of the Mumbai Indians celebrates taking the wicket of Ambati Rayudu of the Chennai Super Kings during the Indian Premier League Final match between the the Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium on May 12, 2019 in Hyderabad, India.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jun 22, 2020 11:50 PM IST
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‘How can one fix a match and not be part of Playing XI’: Mahela Jayawardene responds to 2011 World Cup final fixing claims

Former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage clarified that ‘he did not refer to any player’ in his serious allegation of Sri Lanka ‘selling’ the 2011 World Cup final, leaving Mahela Jayawardene confused.
Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkar took immediate exception to Mahindananda Aluthgamage’s accusation.(Getty Images)
Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkar took immediate exception to Mahindananda Aluthgamage’s accusation.(Getty Images)
Updated on Jun 20, 2020 11:55 PM IST
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Tillakaratne Dilshan picks best ODI XI he has played with or against- Only one India cricketer included

Dilshan chose to open the batting by the star duo of Jayasuriya and Tendulkar with West Indies legend Brian Lara at No. 3 and Jayawardene at No.4. Ponting was moved down the order to bat at No. 5.
Tillakaratne Dilshan plays a shot.(File Photo)
Tillakaratne Dilshan plays a shot.(File Photo)
Updated on May 10, 2020 12:08 PM IST
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Big egos not harmful if there is team culture, environment: Jayawardene

Helming the affairs in a team-game like cricket, Jayawardene was asked how does he deal with big egos. “It’s good to have that. It’s nothing harmful. I
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(File)
File image of Mahela Jayawardene.(File)
Updated on May 02, 2020 06:48 PM IST
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IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians coach Mahela Jayawardene gives update on Jasprit Bumrah’s injury

As long as Bumrah and Hardik Pandya (recovering from back surgery) start playing by January and February.
Mumbai Indians fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah.(IPL)
Mumbai Indians fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah.(IPL)
Updated on Dec 21, 2019 08:17 AM IST
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IPL 2020: Five IPL teams that are no longer part of Indian Premier League

There have been controversies, there have been different teams that gained popularity and then had to be disbanded. Here in this article, we take a look at the five teams that are no longer part of this journey.
Gujarat Lions and Rising Pune Supergiant are no longer part of IPL(IPL)
Gujarat Lions and Rising Pune Supergiant are no longer part of IPL(IPL)
Updated on Nov 27, 2019 11:30 AM IST
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India vs Bangladesh: Virat Kohli-Ajinkya Rahane achieve another partnership feat in Test cricket

Ind vs Ban: Saturday’s ton was Kohli’s second against Bangladesh. His first Test century against Bangladesh had come in 2017 when he had scored 204 runs at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad
Kolkata: Indian Skipper Virat Kohli and teammate Ajinkya Rahane.(PTI)
Kolkata: Indian Skipper Virat Kohli and teammate Ajinkya Rahane.(PTI)
Updated on Nov 23, 2019 07:35 PM IST
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IPL retentions: ‘Boult, Bumrah can form lethal partnership for Mumbai Indians,’ Jayawardene

Jayawardene said that MI’s primary objective in looking for a pacer was to replace Jason Behrendorff, whose back surgery in October could keep him out for a lengthy period.
Mumabi Indias’ player Jasprit Bumrah celebrates(PTI)
Mumabi Indias’ player Jasprit Bumrah celebrates(PTI)
Updated on Nov 16, 2019 11:45 AM IST
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Fan asks if Jasprit Bumrah is leaving Mumbai Indians, franchise responds

While several pictures from the occasion was shared on social media, pacer Jasprit Bumrah’s -- an integral part of the MI family -- absence saw some fans perplexed.
Jasprit Bumrah, right, shares a light moment with fellow cricketer Rishabh Pant.(AP)
Jasprit Bumrah, right, shares a light moment with fellow cricketer Rishabh Pant.(AP)
Updated on Oct 27, 2019 09:17 AM IST
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