Sanath joins with Dilshan & Tharanga in Australia

June 4, 2021 at 9:01 AM

The Mulgrave Cricket Club, Australia have announced that Cricket legend Sanath Jayasuriya has been appointed as the senior head coach for the 2021/22 season!

“Sanath is a legend of Sri Lankan cricket, having played 110 Test matches at an average of over 40, with a highest score of 340. He has also played 445 ODIs and was the Player of the Series in the 1996 World Cup, where he was a part of the winning Sri Lankan side.

We are thrilled to have Sanath at the club to coach and work with our players, providing a fantastic wealth of experience for our seniors and juniors.” Mulgrave Cricket Club said in a statement.

Former Sri Lanka skipper T.M. Dilshan will captain the Mulgrave Cricket Club for the 2021/22 season. Club also signed recently retired Upul Tharanga to play this season

Mulgrave Cricket Club plays in Division 3, of Victoria’s Eastern Cricket Association. (CricWire)