Colombo – Sri
Lankan legends Mahela Jayawardene and Muttiah Muralitharan have
rejected a request to offer consultancy products and services to the suffering
nationwide group, pronouncing that they had no “consider within the machine”.
Nationwide selectors made a proper request Thursday to rent a number of
former avid gamers, together with Jayawardene, Muralitharan and Kumar
Sangakkara, for a different committee that will advise the group on
go back to successful tactics.
Final yr, Sri Lanka suffered a Check and one-day whitewash to India
on house soil, misplaced a house ODI sequence to bottom-ranked Zimbabwe, and
crashed out of the Champions Trophy within the staff degree.
They have been additionally soundly crushed within the first Check at the excursion of the
West Indies remaining weekend, and skittled for 253 within the first innings of
the second one Check on Thursday.
Muralitharan, 46, retired from global cricket in 2010 after
changing into the sector’s absolute best Check wicket taker with a haul of 800.
“I’m of the view that it (the invitation) is an insincere, crafty
transfer, to make use of us when the cricket management is in any such
deplorable state,” the spin maestro mentioned in a observation on Friday.
Past due remaining yr, Jayawardene was once appointed to a different panel to advise the then-sports minister on corrective measures.
He became down the newest request pronouncing his suggestions within the
previous were unnoticed and that he didn’t need a repeat of the
“I shouldn’t have any consider within the machine. If anybody needs to shop for time
please do not use us!” the previous Sri Lanka captain mentioned on Twitter.
Jayawardene scored 11 814 Check runs in 149 fits. He additionally seemed
in 55 Twenty20 internationals and 448 ODIs, scoring a century in Sri
Lanka’s defeat via India within the 2011 Global Cup ultimate.
There was once no fast reaction from Sangakkara and Sri Lankan cricket government.
With all due admire to the selectors & the sports activities minister i’ve spent 1 yr within the cricket committee & 6 months in a different advisory committee & no recomendations have been implimented. I dont have any consider within the machine. If anybody needs to shop for time please dont use us! https://t.co/tRXyLJ65n3
— Mahela Jayawardena (@MahelaJay) June 14, 2018