Mathews steps down as Sri Lanka captain

Angelo Mathews has stepped down as Sri Lanka captain in all three formats, following his side’s 3-2 ODI series loss to Zimbabwe. Mathews, who called the defeat “one of the lowest points” of his career and said in its aftermath that he would discuss his captaincy future with the SLC selectors, announced the decision on Tuesday.

Mathews has led Sri Lanka in 34 Tests, 98 ODIs and 12 T20Is. (Courtesy ESPN Cricinfo)


  1. Good for the country and image of Sri lanakn Cricket Team after leave Cricket . The (Dr) Mathew has leads to destroy nation image of Cricket by help of Cricket Control Board of Sri lanka.
    The role of Mathew pave way to be tarnished Sri lanakn reputation of Cricket in through the world-wide. His has done irreparable damage nation cricket. !!!@
    His accountability of captain of Sri Lankan need to be address by CCB of Sri lanka.

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