Sanath gets ready for the Last Hurrah!

Sri Lankan cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya (C) packs his cricket gear, while his wife Samadra (2L) son Ranuk (L) and daughter Kashini (R) look on, at his home in Borelasgamuwa in Colombo on June 16, 2011. Jayasuriya, 41, leaves for England on June 17. He was drafted into the limited overs team for the ongoing tour of England. He plans to retire after playing a one-day and Twenty20 game each, bringing the curtains down for a glittering 21-year career that included a captaincy and being part of Sri Lanka’s 1996 World Cup winning squad.

Sri Lankan cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya shifts a trophy from his trophy cabinet at his home in Borelasgamuwa in Colombo on June 16, 2011.

Sri Lankan cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya puts a pad into his cricket gear box at his home in Borelasgamuwa on June 16, 2011,  hours before leaving for England.

Sri Lankan cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya packs his cricket gear with the help of his young son Ranuk (L) at his home in Borelasgamuwa in Colombo.

  • nishan

    i love u sanaaa
    because of u only i started to watch cricket
    iam tamil guy living in usa
    i miss u boss

  • Mychael Jackson

    Sana, you had a great career. But one must know when to give it up, and go out in style. By leveraging your political connections you have tarnished your reputation. Know when to say when!!

  • b.v.aruna shantha

    sanath. we miss our master blast. wish u all the best. god bless u.

  • Shehan

    We miss our Phyletic Legend …..
    No one can beat ur Master blast..
    we stands and respect ya..
    bcs still we love ya Master Blaster…

  • Nilshan

    Wish u all the best bro:
    Play your normal game!!!!!!!!!!
    We are with you in all what u do !!!!!!!!!

    God Bless You & Sri Lankan Cricket Team !!!!

  • adnan

    Good luck

  • ikram

    you are great legend, its true we started to watch cricket bcoz of u, now whole country loves cricket bcoz of Master Blaster Sanaa

  • mhumaidhan

    honest.we will miss u.

  • Kandahewa

    Maan..this is damn touchy!! you r the only reason we start to watch cricket dude..yes you are too old now..cnt help boy..we gonna miss you big time! you a living legend!

  • http://sanath189.blogspot.com Sujan Rao

    I’ll miss you every min Sana boy !

    Heart-broken…

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    we miss you sana……………………………………………………………….

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