Mahela Jayawardene shapes to pull the ball during training

England news

Jayawardene to join England as consultant

Mahela Jayawardene is to join the England side as batting consultant. The prolific batsman will, ESPNcricinfo understands, be part of the England coaching team travelling to the UAE for the Test and limited-overs series against Pakistan

Shoaib Malik makes it back to his crease in time to avoid a run-out

Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st T20I, Colombo

Malinga delivers harsh self-assessment

Lasith Malinga has blamed himself for an indifferent bowling performance in a frank assessment of his form following a 29-run loss against Pakistan in the first T20I in Colombo.