Cricket News: Sri Lankan legendary batsman and former cricketer Mahela Jayawardene has become the coach of three teams, not one, not two.
Cricket News: Sri Lankan legendary batsman and former cricketer Mahela Jayawardene has become the coach of three teams, not one, not two. He was the consulting coach for the Sri Lanka men’s senior team. He is also associated with the Under-19 and Sri Lanka A teams. Jayawardene’s appointment as the consulting coach for these three teams is only for next year. Jayawardene’s tenure with the three teams will begin on January 1, 2022, according to a Sri Lanka Cricket press release.
During this time he is in charge of all cricket related matters related to the senior team. Gives important instructions to players and management team. Jayawardene is already coaching the Mumbai Indians in the IPL. He was assigned the role of Consultant Coach after consulting with the Sri Lanka Cricket Technical Advisory Committee. Commenting on this, Sri Lanka Cricket Board CEO Ashley De Silva said, “I am very happy that Mahela has joined the national team in a big role. Sri Lanka has a very busy schedule in 2022. It is important to take the reins as a consultant coach in this direction, ”he said.
As a consultant in T20 WC 2021 ..
Jayawardene also coached the Sri Lankan team during the ICC T20 World Cup 2021. Now the Under-19, ‘A’ team has also become a coach. Jayawardene said on this occasion .. ‘I like Sri Lankan cricket very much. I believe that with mutual coordination we can achieve sustainable successes in the future. Our focus will be on that. ‘ Jayawardene is busy preparing the team for next year’s Under-19 World Cup in the West Indies. However, it remains to be seen whether he will be the consultant coach for the men’s senior team as well as the men’s under-19 team.