Jayawardene to lead Kochi

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Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene will be the captain of newly formed Team Kochi in the upcoming IPL.

The 33-year-old Jayawardene was purchased by the Kerala-based team for a whopping $1.5 million at the player auction last month.

  Comments - 10

  • rosh Friday, 11 February 2011 10:01 AM

    he is better than even Sanga to lead SL team

    niroshan Friday, 11 February 2011 02:35 AM

    and why not???? he is one of the smartest cricketing brains around currently,, and i am talking globally not just in SL. furthermore we all know what he is capable as a player.

    RF Thursday, 10 February 2011 11:43 AM

    The best choice......

    Alipola Thursday, 10 February 2011 11:53 AM

    Smart franchise. Thay have got murali as well. If only they had added sanath it would be a cup winning squad.

    namal Thursday, 10 February 2011 01:07 PM

    I doubt if Mahela can satisfy the demands of leading a high powered IPL franchise.

    rohana Thursday, 10 February 2011 01:11 PM

    Great leader

    I Hussein Thursday, 10 February 2011 01:39 PM

    Good choice. Mahela will deliver the goods. The man behind cochin Sashi Tarror is a smart man anyway.

    paul Friday, 11 February 2011 01:35 PM

    Namali looser,,,

    li Friday, 11 February 2011 06:37 AM

    most of all its a honour to our country, Mahela has amply proved his leadership,all the best

    Sudhan Thursday, 10 February 2011 05:11 PM

    Mahela almost won 2007 WC


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