Janaka Malwatta

Out of the footmarks

Aravinda de Silva celebrates his half-century

All hail Mad Max

Aravinda de Silva's steely resolve at the crease, as demonstrated in the 1996 World Cup final, coupled with his vintage strokeplay made him the first true Sri Lankan great

Kumar Sangakkara salutes the crowd as he walks off for 112

The last of Sanga

Kumar Sangakkara has maintained excellent standards over a glittering career; a World Cup trophy would be a fitting send-off

Mahela Jayawardene speaks to the media ahead of the ICC World Twenty20

A man of his people

Mahela Jayawardene embodies artistry and steel in his batting, and warmth and humanity off the field