Angelo Mathews reacts during a practice session ahead of their second test cricket match against India in Colombo, August 19, 2015.  
Angelo Mathews reacts during a practice session ahead of their second test cricket match against India in Colombo, August 19, 2015.
Sri Lanka gear up for their Pool A Cricket World Cup clash against Australia with a practise session in Sydney on March 7, 2015.  
Sri Lanka gear up for their Pool A Cricket World Cup clash against Australia with a practise session in Sydney on March 7, 2015.
Day 1 in pictures: Murali Harmony Cup 2014  
Day 1 in pictures: Murali Harmony Cup 2014
Sri Lanka v India, Semi-final, ICC U19 Cricket World Cup, 2016  
Sri Lanka v India, Semi-final, ICC U19 Cricket World Cup, 2016
Dimuth Karunaratne plays a shot during the final day of their second test cricket match against Pakistan in Colombo June 29, 2015. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte  
Dimuth Karunaratne plays a shot during the final day of their second test cricket match against Pakistan in Colombo June 29, 2015. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
Kumar Sangakkara hit the winning runs for the Jamaica Tallawahs against Guyana Amazon Warriors in the final of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) at Warner Park in Basseterre, St Kitts on August 7, 2016.  
Kumar Sangakkara hit the winning runs for the Jamaica Tallawahs against Guyana Amazon Warriors in the final of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) at Warner Park in Basseterre, St Kitts on August 7, 2016.
The post-match ceremony at the end of Kumar Sangakkara's final Test match at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo on August 24, 2015.  
The post-match ceremony at the end of Kumar Sangakkara's final Test match at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo on August 24, 2015.
The captains at the toss.  
The captains at the toss.
Day 1 in pictures: Murali Harmony Cup 2014  
Day 1 in pictures: Murali Harmony Cup 2014
Asela Gunaratne plays a shot during the first day of a three day practice match between Australia and a Sri Lankan XI team at the P. Sara Oval Cricket Stadium in Colombo on July 18, 2016.  
Asela Gunaratne plays a shot during the first day of a three day practice match between Australia and a Sri Lankan XI team at the P. Sara Oval Cricket Stadium in Colombo on July 18, 2016.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.  
Sri Lanka's ICC Champions Trophy squad, coaches and board officials spoke to members of the media at a press conference on June 14, 2017.
Angelo Mathews clicks a selfie with Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy squad at the cricket board head office in Colombo on May 18, 2017.  
Angelo Mathews clicks a selfie with Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy squad at the cricket board head office in Colombo on May 18, 2017.
Angelo Mathews clicks a selfie with Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy squad at the cricket board head office in Colombo on May 18, 2017.  
Angelo Mathews clicks a selfie with Sri Lanka's Champions Trophy squad at the cricket board head office in Colombo on May 18, 2017.
Mahela Jayawardene and Muttiah Muralitharan at the media launch for the Murali Harmony Cup in Colombo on September 8, 2016.  
Mahela Jayawardene and Muttiah Muralitharan at the media launch for the Murali Harmony Cup in Colombo on September 8, 2016.
Mahela Jayawardene and Muttiah Muralitharan at the media launch for the Murali Harmony Cup in Colombo on September 8, 2016.  
Mahela Jayawardene and Muttiah Muralitharan at the media launch for the Murali Harmony Cup in Colombo on September 8, 2016.
Mahela Jayawardene and Muttiah Muralitharan at the media launch for the Murali Harmony Cup in Colombo on September 8, 2016.  
Mahela Jayawardene and Muttiah Muralitharan at the media launch for the Murali Harmony Cup in Colombo on September 8, 2016.
Tillakaratne Dilshan received a guard of honour when he came out to bat in his farewell ODI match before retirement during the third ODI match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the Rangiri Dambulla International Cricket stadium in Dambulla on August 28, 2016.  
Tillakaratne Dilshan received a guard of honour when he came out to bat in his farewell ODI match before retirement during the third ODI match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the Rangiri Dambulla International Cricket stadium in Dambulla on August 28, 2016.
Australian captain Steven Smith (L) and Sri Lankan cricket captain Angelo Mathews pose in front of the ODI Series trophy before the start of the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.  
Australian captain Steven Smith (L) and Sri Lankan cricket captain Angelo Mathews pose in front of the ODI Series trophy before the start of the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.
Sri Lanka cricketer Kusal Perera (L) is dismissed by Australian cricketer Mitchell Starc (unseen) during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.  
Sri Lanka cricketer Kusal Perera (L) is dismissed by Australian cricketer Mitchell Starc (unseen) during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.
Sri Lanka cricketer Kusal Mendis celebrates scoring a half-century (50 runs) during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.  
Sri Lanka cricketer Kusal Mendis celebrates scoring a half-century (50 runs) during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.
Sri Lanka cricketer Dinesh Chandimal celebrates 50 runs during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.  
Sri Lanka cricketer Dinesh Chandimal celebrates 50 runs during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.
Sri Lanka cricketer Dinesh Chandima (C) kneels on the pitch after being hit by a ball during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.  
Sri Lanka cricketer Dinesh Chandima (C) kneels on the pitch after being hit by a ball during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.
Sri Lankan cricket captain Angelo Mathews unsuccessfully appeals for the wicket of Australian cricketer George Bailey during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.  
Sri Lankan cricket captain Angelo Mathews unsuccessfully appeals for the wicket of Australian cricketer George Bailey during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.
Sri Lankan wicketkeeper Kusal Perera (2nd-L) dismisses Australian cricketer Travis Head (2nd-R) during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.  
Sri Lankan wicketkeeper Kusal Perera (2nd-L) dismisses Australian cricketer Travis Head (2nd-R) during the first One Day International (ODI) cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo on August 21, 2016.
Sri Lanka's Dhananjaya de Silva (R) is watched by his teammate Suranga Lakmal as he raises his bat to the crowd after scoring a half-century (50 runs) during the final day of the third and final Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at The Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) Ground in Colombo on August 17, 2016.  
Sri Lanka's Dhananjaya de Silva (R) is watched by his teammate Suranga Lakmal as he raises his bat to the crowd after scoring a half-century (50 runs) during the final day of the third and final Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at The Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) Ground in Colombo on August 17, 2016.
Australia's captain Steven Smith (C) reacts after his dismissal as Sri Lanka's captain Angelo Mathews (L) and wicketkeeper Kusal Perera celebrate during the final day of the third and final Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at The Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) Ground in Colombo on August 17, 2016.  
Australia's captain Steven Smith (C) reacts after his dismissal as Sri Lanka's captain Angelo Mathews (L) and wicketkeeper Kusal Perera celebrate during the final day of the third and final Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and Australia at The Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) Ground in Colombo on August 17, 2016.