Jayasuriya wins ICC Player of the Month...

Jayasuriya wins ICC Player of the Month

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 03:22 PM, 9 August 2022  

Jayasuriya wins ICC Player of the Month

Jayasuriya wins ICC Player of the Month

Sri Lankan left-arm spinner Prabhat Jayasuriya made his debut in international cricket at the age of 30. And since his debut on the international stage, this Lankan spinner has been making one success after another with the ball.

Jayasuriya has taken 29 wickets in three Tests so far. He started with 12 wickets in two innings against Australia on debut and guided the Lankans to a series-leveling victory. He took 9 wickets and 8 wickets respectively in the first and second Test against Pakistan. He took five wickets four times in three Tests.

The Lankan spinner has been selected as ICC Player of the Month for July following his outstanding performance. This Lankan spinner who took 29 wickets at an average of 20 was named the best of July and said, I am happy to get this recognition.

“I am delighted with this announcement and wish to thank the fans for voting me as the ICC Men’s Player of the Month. Certainly, it has been an incredible month for me, as I made the Test debut, and also got the opportunity to contribute for my team to level the Test series played against Australia and Pakistan,” Jayasuriya said.

“I take this opportunity to thank my fans, teammates, coaches, family and friends for helping my journey, and thrilled with what I am experiencing at this moment in my life,” he added.

England women’s cricket team’s emerging all-rounder Emma Lamb was on Monday voted ICC ‘Player of the Month for July.

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