Sri Lanka Test cricketer Prabath Jayasuriya
Sri Lanka’s Prabath Jayasuriya. (Photograph Supply: Twitter)

Sri Lanka’s rising left-arm spinner Prabath Jayasuriya was felicitated by his first faculty Christ Church Faculty Matale final week after his excellent bowling performances within the final two residence Check collection towards Australia and Pakistan. Jayasuriya made the ball do the speaking exceptionally effectively which was instrumental for the Lankans in leveling each the collection having suffered bitter defeats within the opening video games.

A late boomer on the worldwide degree, Prabath Jayasuriya made his Check debut earlier this yr towards Australia. Nonetheless, it was his outstanding performances within the following collection towards Pakistan that stood out essentially the most the place he was adjudged the Participant of the Sequence for ending with 17 wickets in two matches.

Prabath Jayasuriya rewarded for his constant bowling performances

Christ Church Matale is the place it began for Prabath to understand his cricketing desires as he went on to signify the Faculty Below 13 and 15 and Matale District XI beneath 15 in SLC Inter District Event in 2006. The off-spinner was then chosen for the Matale Cricket Membership in Sara Division 1 Event 2007.

A felicitation ceremony was organized for Jayasuriya with the President of the Christ Church Faculty Matale Previous Boys Affiliation and Matale CC Captain P.Ok Aluvihare in attendance together with  Faculty Principal and the Faculty Improvement Society.

His debut Check collection which occurred to be the house collection towards Australia noticed him end because the main wicket-taker within the two-match collection with 12 scalps to his identify.

He took 12 wickets within the second Check towards the Aussies with a six-wicket haul in each innings because the Lankans registered a complete win by an innings and 39 runs to degree the collection. He adopted it up with 9 wickets in each innings of the primary Check towards Pakistan and took a match-winning fifer within the second Check as Sri Lanka gained by 246 runs.

Thus, Jayasuriya completed with 29 wickets in three matches with five-wickets hauls to his identify in three successive innings. He would now be hoping to duplicate related performances with the ball in hand going ahead.



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