Sanath Jayasuriya career, He was a retired Professional Sri Lankan cricketer he was generally known as Matara Hurricane, Matara Mauler. He made his ODI debut  in 1989 against Australia and his test debut in 1991 against New Zealand. He is named as Sri Lankan great cricketer. Jayasuriya is responsible for Sri Lanka’s highest total in all three formats of cricket. He made 340 out of 952 in Test, 157 out of 443 in ODI & 88 out of 260 in T20I. He was not only a great batsman, but he was a good bowler. Jayasuriya took ODI wickets 323 than Australian Shane Warne 293.

 

Full Name – Sanath Teran Jayasuriya

Born  – 30 June 1969

Age – 50

Height – 5ft 7 inch (1.70)

Nationality – Sri Lanka

Children – 3

Spouse – Sandra jayasuriya (m.200-2012) sumudhu Karunanayake (m.1998-1999)

NicknameMaster Blaster, Matara Hurricane Matara Mauler

Residence – Matara

Occupation – Cricketer

Date joined Cricket – 26 December 1989

Role – All rounder, Opening Batsman

 

SANATH JAYASURIYA CAREER AND CRICKET CAREER DEBUT

1. Test Debut

Teams:         New Zealand v/s Sri Lanka

Venue:         Seddon Park, Hamilton

Date:             February 22, 1991

Last Test

Teams:         Sri Lanka v/s England

Venue:         Asgiriya Stadium, Kandy

Date:            December 1, 2007

 

2. ODI Debut

Teams:       Australia v/s Sri Lanka

Venue:       Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne

Date:          December 26, 1989

 Last ODI

Teams:       England v/s Sri Lanka

Venue:       Kennington Oval, Kennington

Date:          June 28, 2011

 

3. T20 Debut

Teams:       England v/s Sri Lanka

Venue:       The Rose Bowl, Southampton

Date:          June 15, 2006

 Last T20

Teams:       England v/s Sri Lanka

Venue:       County Ground, Bristol

Date:         June 25, 2011

 

SANATH JAYASURIYA BATTING STATISTICS AND AVERAGES

 

Career M In R NO HS Avg BF SR 100s 50s 4s 8s Ct St
Test 110 188 6979 14 340 40.07 10677 65.30 14 31 910 59 78 0
ODIs 445 443 13430 18 189 32.36 14723 91.21 28 68 1498 270 123 0
T20s 31 30 629 3 88 23.29 487 129.1 0 4 76 23 4 0
World Cup 38 37 1165 3 120* 34.26 1285 90.66 3 6 120 27 18 0