Jayawardene enlightening budding talents with ‘words of wisdom’

Virat Kohli led India at present touring Sri Lanka for a three match Test series which starts next week. India have never won a Test series in Sri Lanka since 1993, the young burgeoning talents have a good chance to make this golden opportunity count as they seem to have a balanced side. Former cricketers and pundits of the game are often seen encouraging and consulting flowering cricketers.

Photographer S. Kodikara for Getty Images captured this inspiring moment where Sri Lankan stalwart Mahela Jayawardene is seen giving some helpful tips and advices to Indian speedsters Umesh Yadav and Varun Aaron. The conversation took place during the practice session in Colombo.

The first Test commences on August 12 and all eyes will be set at Galle for the much awaited encounter.