Mahela Jayawardene

Born: May 27, 1977 (age 40)

Hometown: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Nationality: Sri Lanka Sri Lankan

Role: Batsman
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Chris Gayle
Result: Chris Gayle century leads West Indies to win
Chris Gayle scores 109 off 100 balls as the West Indies beat Sri Lanka by six wickets in the triangular series in Jamaica.
Jun 28, 22:42
West Indies' Sunil Narine raises arms in jubilation after taking the wicket of Australia's Aaron Finch on February 8, 2013
Sri Lanka bowled out for 208
The West Indies bowl Sri Lanka out for 208 during their Tri-Series one-day international in Jamaica.
Jun 28, 19:28
India's Shikhar Dhawan celebrates his century during the ICC Champions Trophy against the West Indies on June 11, 2013
Result: India cruise into ICC Champions Trophy final
India ease into the final of the ICC Champions Trophy with an eight-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in Cardiff.
Jun 20, 18:13
Kumar Sangakkara
Sri Lanka stutter to 181
Sri Lanka reach 181-8 in their 50 overs in the Champions Trophy semi-final against India.
Jun 20, 14:44
Mahela Jayawardene
Result: Sri Lanka defeat Australia to progress to ICC semi-finals
Sri Lanka beat Australia by 20 runs at the Kia Oval to progress to the semi-finals of the ICC Champions Trophy.
Jun 17, 20:34
Sri Lanka's Nuwan Kulasekara after taking a wicket in his sides match with Australia on January 18, 2013
Live Commentary: ICC Champions Trophy, Group A: Sri Lanka vs. Australia - as it happened
Re-live the coverage of the crucial Group A match between Sri Lanka and Australia at The Oval that ends in a win for the former.
Jun 17, 12:28
Virender Sehwag
Result: Virender Sehwag smashes Delhi Daredevils to victory
Delhi Daredevils beat Mumbai Indians by seven runs in the Indian Premier League this afternoon.
Apr 21, 15:06
New Cricket generic
Result: Kolkata Knight Riders see off Delhi Daredevils
The Kolkata Knight Riders defeat the Delhi Daredevils by six wickets in their opening match of the Indian Premier League.
Apr 3, 19:06
Mahela Jayawardene
Result: Sri Lanka win T20 series against Australia
Mahela Jayawardene's helps Sri Lanka to win their T20 series against Australia.
Jan 28, 12:27
Australia's Phillip Hughes on September 19, 2011
Result: Australia draw ODI series against Sri Lanka
Australia beat Sri Lanka by 32 runs in the fifth one-day international to draw the series in Hobart.
Jan 23, 11:28
Lasith Malinga
Result: Sri Lanka beat Australia by four wickets
Sri Lanka defeat Australia by four wickets in Brisbane after dismissing their hosts for just 74.
Jan 18, 08:03
Australia's Michael Hussey and Michael Clarke celebrate against South Africa on November 22, 2012
Result: Australia whitewash Sri Lanka in Test series
Michael Hussey makes a telling contribution in his final international Test appearance as Australia beat Sri Lanka by five wickets in Sydney to complete a series whitewash over the tourists.
Jan 6, 04:59
Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne cuts the ball against Australia on January 5, 2013
Result: Australia close in on victory
Australia close in on victory in the third Test match against Sri Lanka after restricting the tourists to 225-7 in their second innings.
Jan 5, 07:07
Sri Lanka skipper Mahela Jayawardene waits on the pitch for the next batsman against Australia on January 3, 2013
Sri Lanka going strong against Australia
Sri Lanka reach 130-1 at tea on day three of their third Test match against Australia in Sydney.
Jan 5, 04:47
Australia's Michael Clarke catches a ball from Sri Lanka's Lahiru Thirimanne on January 3, 2013
Result: Sri Lanka all out for 294 on day one
Australia control day one of the third Test against Sri Lanka by dismissing the visitors for 294.
Jan 3, 07:38
Mahela Jayawardene
Sri Lanka cruising against Australia
Mahela Jayawardene scores 72 runs to put Sri Lanka in a comfortable position against Australia in Sydney on day one of their third Test match.
Jan 3, 04:38
Mahela Jayawardene
Sri Lanka going steady against Australia
Sri Lanka are 80-2 at lunch on the first day of their third Test match against Australia in Sydney, with Mahela Jayawardene unbeaten on 30 runs.
Jan 3, 02:17
Australia's Mitchell Johnson is congratulated by his team after bowling out Sri Lanka's Angleo Mathews on December 28, 2012
Result: Australia demolish Sri Lanka with days to spare
Australia beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 201 runs in the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne.
Dec 28, 03:56
Australian captain Michael Clarke celebrates after scoring a century against Sri Lanka on December 27, 2012
Australia closing in on victory over Sri Lanka
Australia require just six more wickets to secure victory after reducing to Sri Lanka to 43-4 at lunch on the third day of the Boxing Day Test at Melbourne.
Dec 28, 02:05
Australia's Michael Hussey and Michael Clarke celebrate against South Africa on November 22, 2012
Result: Australia dominate Sri Lanka in Melbourne
Australia race to a 284-run lead in the boxing day Test against Sri Lanka after dominating day two in Melbourne.
Dec 27, 07:30
Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene celebrates taking the wicket of Shane Watson on December 14, 2012
Australia lose three wickets for four runs
Sri Lanka's bowlers dominate the second session on day two to loosen Australia's firm grip on the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne.
Dec 27, 04:58
Peter Siddle
Result: Australia secure thrilling win over Sri Lanka
Australia secure victory in the first Test against Sri Lanka after taking six wickets in the final session of the match in Hobart.
Dec 18, 07:06
Kumar Sangakkara
Sri Lanka frustrating Australia
Sri Lanka head into lunch on 144-3 against Australia, still requiring 249 runs on the fifth day to win the first Test match in Hobart.
Dec 18, 01:58
Australia's Michael Hussey celebrates a century on December 15, 2012
Result: Australia keep Sri Lanka on back foot
Australia take four wickets in the final session of day two to reduce Sri Lanka to 87-4 in their reply to Australia's 450.
Dec 15, 07:47
Mahela Jayawardene
Mahela Jayawardene quits as Sri Lanka skipper
Mahela Jayawardene steps down as Sri Lanka T20 captain.
Oct 8, 07:58
Mahela Jayawardene
Mahela Jayawardene ready for "great opportunity' in final
Mahela Jayawardene insists that Sri Lanka have the capability to win the World Twenty20 on Sunday evening.
Oct 6, 18:00
Mahela Jayawardene
Mahela Jayawardene reveals selection dilemma
Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene admits that it was difficult to leave spinner Akila Dananjaya out of the World Twenty20 semi-final win against Pakistan.
Oct 5, 02:09
Mahela Jayawardene
Result: Sri Lanka reach T20 final
Sri Lanka reach the final of the T20 World Cup with a 16-run triumph over Pakistan in Colombo.
Oct 4, 17:55
Mahela Jayawardene
Pakistan chase 140 for victory
Pakistan will chase 140 for a place in the final of the T20 World Cup in Sri Lanka.
Oct 4, 16:05
Stuart Broad
England need 169 to stay in T20 World Cup
England must reach 169 runs against Sri Lanka to remain in the T20 World Cup.
Oct 1, 16:57
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Result: Sri Lanka crush West Indies in Twenty20 World Cup
Mahela Jayawardene's unbeaten 65 helps Sri Lanka record a nine-wicket victory over West Indies in the Twenty20 World Cup Super Eights.
Sep 29, 18:26
AB de Villiers
Result: South Africa beat Sri Lanka to top Group C
South Africa top Group C of the World Twenty20 after beating Sri Lanka by 32 runs in their reduced-overs match.
Sep 22, 15:15
Kumar Sangakkara
Kumar Sangakkara recovers from finger injury
Kumar Sangakkara recovers from a finger injury in time to be included in Sri Lanka's squad for the Twenty20 World Cup.
Sep 11, 22:58
Gautam Gambhir
Result: India take 2-1 series lead over Sri Lanka
A century from Gautam Gambhir in the third ODI guides India to a five-wicket win against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
Jul 28, 20:31
Mahela Jayawardene
Mahela Jayawardene: Toss gamble didn't pay off
Mahela Jayawardene believes the "gamble" to put Pakistan in to bat in the second Test did not pay off.
Jul 4, 17:12
Alastair Cook, Kevin Pietersen
Result: England beat Sri Lanka in second Test
England remain as the number one side in the world after winning the second Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
Apr 7, 09:37
Graeme Swann
Graeme Swann strikes late to keep England on top
Graeme Swann strikes late to leave Sri Lanka on 218-6, 33 runs ahead.
Apr 6, 14:01
Monty Panesar
Mahela Jayawardene surprised at Panesar omission
Mahela Jayawardene says that he was surprised England dropped spinner Monty Panesar.
Apr 4, 03:59
James Anderson
Sri Lanka close on 238-6
Mahela Jayawardene strikes another century as Sri Lanka close day one of the second Test on 238-6.
Apr 3, 13:09
Mahela Jayawardene
Mahela Jayawardene plotting aggressive approach
Mahela Jayawardene reveals that Sri Lanka will aim to play 'aggressive' cricket against England in the second Test in Colombo.
Apr 2, 22:32