President Rajapaksa graces Mahela's last day!


President Mahinda Rajapaksa graced Mahela Jayawardane's final day of performance in test matches today at SSC ground his favourite venue.

President Rajapaksa awarded Mahela a rememberence shieled and expressed his wishes for his outstanding performance for 17 years in Lankan cricket history.

Also president extended his wishes for the Sri Lankan team for the victory and had a cordial discussion with both the team members.

Former captain Sanath Jayasuriya, Nishantha Ranathunga, Jayantha Darmadasa and some fellow cricket players were also present at today's venue.

Mahela's backbone, his parents Mr and Mrs Senarath Jayawardane and the two ladies beside him Christina Jayawardane and little Sansa were too present at the grounds to make the moment more treasurable.

Photo courtesy: President Media Unit