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Sri Lanka great Mahela Jayawardene distances himself from India coach job

Sri Lanka great Mahela Jayawardene distances himself from India coach job

Thus, contenders for the post of India's head coach still remains Virender Sehwag, Richard Pybus, Tom Moody, Lalchand Rajput and Dodda Ganesh although Ravi Shastri is also expected to join the list.

Mahela Jayawardene pulls out of Lancashire stint due to 'personal reasons'

Mahela Jayawardene pulls out of Lancashire stint due to 'personal reasons'

The former Sri Lanka captain scored nearly 12,000 Test runs at an average of just under 50 in 149 Tests.

Lasith Malinga back but Mumbai Indians lose Ambati Rayudu following groin injury

Lasith Malinga back but Mumbai Indians lose Ambati Rayudu following groin injury

Malinga, who warmed up for the 10th season of Indian Premier League with a hat-trick against Bangladesh, will add mettle to the Mumbai franchise's bowling attack.

World Cup final loss against India did hurt, but it's past, says Mahela Jayawardene

World Cup final loss against India did hurt, but it's past, says Mahela Jayawardene

He also praised IPL as a fine platform for allowing young players to grow up in stature and reach the international level.

IPL 10: Mumbai Indians to begin preparatory camp under Mahela Jayawardene on April 25

IPL 10: Mumbai Indians to begin preparatory camp under Mahela Jayawardene on April 25

The nine-day preparatory camp will be held at Wankhede Stadium till April 2.

Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene shuts up a Twitter troll

Former Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene shuts up a Twitter troll

Even after retiring, the former captain has a lot of respect in the hearts of his fans and many Indians defended him.

PSL 2017: Chris Gayle, Kumar Sangakkara refuse to play league final in Lahore due to security reasons

PSL 2017: Chris Gayle, Kumar Sangakkara refuse to play league final in Lahore due to security reasons

The league will now give franchisees the option to draft new players in case contracted international stars opt out of the March 5 final at Lahore due to security reasons.

Billy Bowden changes his mind mid-decision in hilarious style — VIDEOS

Billy Bowden changes his mind mid-decision in hilarious style — VIDEOS

It happened during a Super Smash match between Northern Districts at Central Districts, at Seddon Park, Hamilton.

497 runs in 40 overs: Mahela Jayawardene's epic ton in vain in highest-scoring T20 game ever

497 runs in 40 overs: Mahela Jayawardene's epic ton in vain in highest-scoring T20 game ever

Jayawardene, who has been out of international cricket for quite some time now, showed his class yet again and scored a brilliant 116 runs of just 89 balls.

Ricky Ponting quits Indian Premier League — ready for major Cricket Australia role?

Ricky Ponting quits Indian Premier League — ready for major Cricket Australia role?

There is a school of thought in cricketing fraternity that only when a big role with country's cricket board comes calling then only does someone decides to forego franchise cricket coaching offers.

IPL 10: Mahela Jayawardene replaces Ricky Ponting as Mumbai Indians head coach

IPL 10: Mahela Jayawardene replaces Ricky Ponting as Mumbai Indians head coach

Jayawardene, 39, had previously played for other IPL frachises Kings XI Punjab, Kochi Tuskers and Delhi Daredevils.

Complete list of 500+ partnerships in First-class cricket

Complete list of 500+ partnerships in First-class cricket

Ravindra Jadeja is the only player, beside West Indies legend Frank Worrell, to have featured twice in the list.

Maharashtra duo shatters Ranji record, but untimely declaration left them 30 runs shy of world record stand

Maharashtra duo shatters Ranji record, but untimely declaration left them 30 runs shy of world record stand

The world record partnership in First-Class cricket is 624 between Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara.

Dilshan equalled services of Jayawardena, Sangakkara for Sri Lankan cricket: Mathews

Dilshan equalled services of Jayawardena, Sangakkara for Sri Lankan cricket: Mathews

While Sunday`s match will be his last ODI, Dilshan will retire completely after playing two T20s against Australia on Sept. 6 and Sept. 9.

List of most 200-plus innings in Test Cricket

List of most 200-plus innings in Test Cricket

Australia`s Don Bradman, still regarded as cricket`s greatest batsman, heads the list with a stunning 12 double centuries in just 52 Tests.

Pakistan great Younis Khan equals Stephen Waugh's record

Pakistan great Younis Khan equals Stephen Waugh's record

The 38-year-old Younis is still some way short of retired India great Sachin Tendulkar`s all-time record of 51 Test hundreds.

India's tour of West Indies: Fuming Pujara invokes 'spirit of the game' to slam Kohli's tactics

India's tour of West Indies: Fuming Pujara invokes 'spirit of the game' to slam Kohli's tactics

India's top three batsmen – Lokesh Rahul (50), Shikhar Dhawan (51) and Cheteshwar (34) retired out as India post 258 in a drawn match.

Kumar Sangakkara becomes second Sri Lankan to breach 19000-run mark in first-class cricket

Kumar Sangakkara becomes second Sri Lankan to breach 19000-run mark in first-class cricket

The only Sri Lankan with more runs than him is Gehan Mendis.

List of players that have scored more than 10,000 runs in test cricket

List of players that have scored more than 10,000 runs in test cricket

Cook became the 12th player ever to score more than 10,000 runs in Test cricke

Sri Lanka vs England: Ahead of 1st Test, Angelo Mathews & Co in search of more Headingley heroics

Sri Lanka vs England: Ahead of 1st Test, Angelo Mathews & Co in search of more Headingley heroics

England have a poor recent record at Headingley, with just one win and four defeats at the northern venue since 2007.