June 20, 2020 5:03 pm
After Sri Lanka’s former sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage alleged that the 2011 World Cup final was fixed, the sports ministry of the island-country ordered an investigation into the matter.
June 19, 2020 6:10 pm
Mahela Jayawardene, one of the star performers of the 2011 World Cup final, responds to claims by the then Sports Minister that India's victory had been 'fixed'.
June 22, 2019 4:09 pm
Mahela Jayawardene used the same picture of Lasith Malinga which was being a subject to online trolls to congratulate the bowler for running through the hosts' batting order in Leeds.
May 26, 2019 6:52 pm
A committee including Jayawardene, former cricketers Kumar Sangakkara and Aravinda de Silva had produced a report with recommendations on governance as well as domestic structure to the SLC last year. However, these recommendations were rejected by the board.
May 14, 2019 2:03 pm
All-rounder Angelo Matthews, who will be representing the nation at the World Cup tweeted an appeal for peace. Other past cricketing legends from the island nation also tweeted appealing for peace.
May 13, 2019 5:59 pm
In a video recorded in the locker room of the Mumbai Indians, Jayawardena says that the team did very well and that all the players had put their hand up in the season and taken responsibility.
May 12, 2019 3:49 pm
The mighty Mumbai Indians have been the team to beat in IPL history and the Sri Lankan great says they have worked hard on building a "culture of success".
March 08, 2018 9:26 am
A slew of former Sri Lankan captains have come together on social media to condemn the ethnic violence between Sinhalese Buddhists and minority Muslims that has sent the country into a state of emergency for the first time since the Civil War.
November 12, 2017 1:01 am
Mahela Jayawardene is currently enjoying his stint as the coach of Khulna Titans in the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League.
July 29, 2017 1:35 pm
On this day in 2006, Sri Lankan batting pair of Mahela Jayawardene set the World record partnership in Test cricket, as their partnership finished on 624 runs.