Sanath Jayasuriya

SL vs IND: Virat Kohli surpasses Sanath Jayasuriya to become batsman with third-highest ODI centuries

SL vs IND: Virat Kohli surpasses Sanath Jayasuriya to become batsman with third-highest ODI centuries

Indian skipper Virat Kohli added yet another feather to his cap as he notched up his 29th ODI century in the fourth one-day international match against Sri Lanka at Premadasa Stadium, today. Ergo, the captain surpassed Lankan legend Sanath Jayasuriya to stand third on the list of most centuries in ODI cricket. ( SL vs IND, 4th ODI: LIVE BLOG )

Aug 31, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
Sanath Jayasuriya reveals what prompted Sri Lankan selection committee to resign

Sanath Jayasuriya reveals what prompted Sri Lankan selection committee to resign

Sanath Jayasuriya has been the chief of the four-member selection committee and he revealed the reason on what prompted the resignation of the entire panel.

Aug 30, 2017, 17:04 PM IST
Sanath Jayasuriya-headed Sri Lankan cricket selectors to resign after India series

Sanath Jayasuriya-headed Sri Lankan cricket selectors to resign after India series

India had won the three-match Test series 3-0, then sealed the five-match ODI series with a six-wicket win in the third match on Sunday. India now have an unassailable 3-0 lead.

Aug 29, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
I get excited seeing Shikhar Dhawan play, says Sri Lanka cricket legend Sanath Jayasuriya

I get excited seeing Shikhar Dhawan play, says Sri Lanka cricket legend Sanath Jayasuriya

Jayasuriya also held high praise for the current Indian team, saying it is very rare to get such a talented squad in all areas.

Aug 01, 2017, 10:15 AM IST
Shahid Afridi's retirement: This Twitter conversation between Pakistani cricketer, Sanath Jayasuriya is a huge hit

Shahid Afridi's retirement: This Twitter conversation between Pakistani cricketer, Sanath Jayasuriya is a huge hit

Shahid Afridi had an illustrious career, where he represented Pakistan in 398 ODIs, 98 T20Is and 27 Test matches

Feb 22, 2017, 16:04 PM IST
Angelo Mathews to lead Sri Lanka till 2019 World Cup : Sri Lanka Cricket

Angelo Mathews to lead Sri Lanka till 2019 World Cup : Sri Lanka Cricket

Board President Sumathipala stated that he remained the most suitable candidate to lead Sri Lanka at the 2019 World Cup in England.

Jan 20, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
Anil Kumble and Sachin Tendulkar the most dangerous Indian players, says Sanath Jayasuriya

Anil Kumble and Sachin Tendulkar the most dangerous Indian players, says Sanath Jayasuriya

The 47-year-old also called Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag as the two most attractive Indian batsmen.

Dec 05, 2016, 15:26 PM IST
Was born to play cricket, dancing is challenging: Dwayne Bravo on 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'

Was born to play cricket, dancing is challenging: Dwayne Bravo on 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa'

His impromptu dance acts on the field might have fans all across on the world, but West Indies cricketer Dwayne Bravo finds it "challenging" to dance on Bollywood tunes as he prepares to put his best foot forward in the ongoing season of dance reality show "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa​".

Oct 16, 2016, 12:20 PM IST
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.

Oct 14, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

Top 10: Maximum sixes in an innings

Jun 16, 2016, 17:52 PM IST

Top 10: Highest wicket takers in ODIs

Jun 16, 2016, 14:38 PM IST

Top 10: Lowest team totals in ODI's

Jun 15, 2016, 17:08 PM IST

Top 10: Fastest fifties in ODIs

Jun 14, 2016, 19:08 PM IST

Top 10: Fastest centuries in ODIs

Jun 14, 2016, 17:09 PM IST
Sanath Jayasuriya set to return as chairman of Sri Lanka's selection committee

Sanath Jayasuriya set to return as chairman of Sri Lanka's selection committee

The 46-year-old Jayasuriya had stepped down from the post last year.

Apr 12, 2016, 09:59 AM IST

Asia Cup records

Asia Cup records

Feb 17, 2016, 18:51 PM IST
List of fastest ODI half-centuries as Martin Guptill scores 17-ball fifty

List of fastest ODI half-centuries as Martin Guptill scores 17-ball fifty

Martin Guptill broke Brendon McCullum's New Zealand record of fastest fifty off 18 balls.

Dec 28, 2015, 07:12 AM IST
Sri Lankans are struggling more against spin, says Sanath Jayasuriya

Sri Lankans are struggling more against spin, says Sanath Jayasuriya

With Ravichandran Ashwin and Amit Mishra tormenting Sri Lankan team in the first two Tests, former captain Sanath Jayasuriya feels that the newer crop of batsmen emerging from the island nation have not done proper assessment of their ability to handle quality spinners.

Aug 26, 2015, 18:20 PM IST
Sri Lankan great hopeful for cricket revival in Pakistan

Sri Lankan great hopeful for cricket revival in Pakistan

Former Sri Lankan captain Sanath Jayasuriya expressed optimism Friday that more international cricket matches would be held in Pakistan and said the security situation was improving in the country.

Jul 31, 2015, 22:15 PM IST