Prabath Jayasuriya
Prabath Jayasuriya.(Photograph Supply: Sri Lanka Cricket/Twitter)

Sri Lankan spin sensation Prabath Jayasuriya has been rewarded with the ICC Males’s Participant of the Month award for his distinctive exploits with the ball in July. The spinner noticed off competitors from England’s in-from batter and June’s Participant of the Month winner Jonny Bairstow and French sensation Gustav McKeon for the coveted prize.

Jayasuriya made his Take a look at debut in Sri Lanka’s ultimate Take a look at match towards Australia in Galle, earlier in July and made the Aussie batters dance to his tune as he scalped an unbelievable 12 wickets on his debut to information Sri Lanka to a series-leveling triumph. The 30-year-old grabbed one other 17 wickets within the not too long ago concluded two-match sequence towards Pakistan to earn the award.

“I’m delighted with this announcement and want to thank the followers for voting me because the ICC Males’s Participant of the Month. Definitely it has been an unimaginable month for me, as I made the Take a look at debut, and in addition received the chance to contribute for my group to stage the Take a look at sequence performed towards Australia and Pakistan,” Jayasuriya mentioned in a press release to ICC.

Emma Lamb voted the ICC Ladies’s Participant of the Month award for July

In the meantime, England’s rising all-rounder Emma Lamb grabbed the ICC Ladies’s Participant of the Month award for July after a rare sequence towards South Africa. The teen beat compatriot Nat Sciver and Indian quick bowling sensation Renuka Singh to the award.

Lamb had an excellent sequence towards South Africa scoring 234 runs in three matches together with two half-centuries and an impressive ton together with three wickets within the sequence. The 24-year-old expressed her shock at beating the opposite nominees to the prize and hopes to proceed performing for the group.

“It’s very thrilling to have been awarded the ICC Ladies’s Participant of the Month award for July. I’m very pleased to have earned my spot on the prime of the order within the Take a look at and ODI group, and it’s been good to have the ability to rating some runs and assist the group win. I simply wish to hold scoring runs for the group. I really feel very fortunate that my performances throughout the final month have been rewarded and I hope to hold on my good type,” Lamb said.



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