With an ordinary bowling attack, a lot will depend on the Sri Lankan batting line-up. Over the past decade, Sri Lanka’s batting has revolved around Kumara Sangakkarra. The versatility and the consistency in his batting, all over the world has been just remarkable. Not only the ability to play a big knock on a big day makes but also his acute sharpness behind the stumps, makes him a match-winner for Sri Lanka.
A master in his own way, with a style and an appetite for runs like none. Jayawardene is recognized for pacing his innings filled with glorious stroke-play. He is eminent for improvising on the shots and can score runs all around the ground. With a memorable century in the finals of World Cup 2011, he is ‘The Big Match Player’ for Sri Lanka. Being in the World Cup finals, twice, he will look to finish on a high note in 2015.