“He would come all the time and say…” Jyasuriya remembers hitting along with Sachin | cricket

Former Sri Lankan hitter Sanath Jayasuriya has called his spell in the Indian Premier League (IPL) with the five-time Mumbai Indians (MI) winners, a place where he shared the locker room with many greats with Sachin Tendulkar – a co-host. With them. Made a killer duo at the top. Jayasuriya is left-handed for the Mumbai outfit for 3 seasons from 2008 to 2010 and scored 768 runs of 30 games, which featured a belly and 4 half-century. The best inaugural fights, referred to as Mumbai as his second abode, also had the previous Sri Lankan opening in regards to the crew's atmosphere in the Mumbai franchise. During the first season of his IPL career, he achieved huge success towards Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) of MS Dhoni. At the age of 38, he looted opposition players and hit eleven sixes and nine limits to remain undefeated at 114. Mumbai won the competition by 9 wickets with 37 deliveries to spare.

Also Read: As Good As A Bumrah? Outside and inside we were there and having fun. The house owners and crew were really good and so they sorted all the players out. It's like family,” Jayasuriya mentioned in an interview with Sportskeeda.

The former Sri Lanka captain also recalled the time he spent inside the center with Tendulkar. Jayasuriya spoke about How much he wanted to spank with the batting maestro.

“The spanking with Sachin was fairly stress-free because he comes all the time and says what to do. Talk about the 53-year-old, and he talks all the time about ways to implement tactics and win matches. The binary maintains the various data correctly. The Sri Lankan scored 13,430 points in ODI cricket and 6,973 points in Check cricket. He has even made 31 T20Is matches in his career and amassed 629 runs.

“Harbhajan Singh was all along giving you a sense of humor, making us laugh on a regular basis and keeping the dressing room alive,” the Sri Lankan recalled.


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