[caption id="attachment_824436" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-824436" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Lasith-Malinga-1.jpg" alt="Lasith Malinga" width="628" height="355" /> Lasith Malinga played T20 and 50-over contests across two countries in 12 hours[/caption] <p></p> <p></p>Veteran <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/sri-lanka/">Sri Lanka</a> fast bowler <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/lasith-malinga/news/">Lasith Malinga</a>, at the age of 35 and in his final year of international cricket, has done what few could have envisioned: play two cricket matches in two different countries in 12 hours, taking a combined ten wickets in the process. (READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/ipl-2019-sri-lanka-cricket-allows-lasith-malinga-to-play-for-mumbai-mi-in-indian-t20-league-819795">SLC allows Malinga to play for MI in IPL</a>) <p></p> <p></p>On Wednesday, Malinga played for <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/mumbai-indians">Mumbai Indians</a> in the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/series/indian-premier-league-2019-200997/">IPL</a> and then flew home to compete in Sri Lanka's domestic one-day tournament. <p></p> <p></p>In Mumbai's 37-run win over Chennai Super Kings at the Wankhede Stadium, Malinga claimed the wickets of Shane Watson, Kedar Jadhav and Dwayne Bravo. <p></p> <p></p>Hopping over the Arabian Sea to land in Sri Lanka, he was jettisoned to Kandy where he took career-best List A figures of 7/49. <p></p> <p></p>To get a sense of how fast Malinga had to move, consider this: the IPL match between Mumbai and Chennai finished minutes before midnight, and yet Malinga managed to take a 1:40am flight to Colombo and then onwards to Kandy, where he touched down at 4:30am. Then he drove to the Pallekele International Stadium and got there by approximately 7am for the 9.45am game between Galle and Kandy.