Ajantha Mendis: A nightmare for batsmen

Sri Lankan spin sensation Ajantha Mendis was named as the ICC Young Player of the Year for 2008.

In this profile Mahela Jayawardena sheds light on Mendis's background and his value to the Sri Lankan team.

Also highlighted are clips on Stuart Broad Morne Morkel and Ishant Sharma the other contenders for the award.

Oct 2008


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dmoody
2008-10-31 00:00:00
Ajantha is the most menacing bowler in world cricket at the moment.
JohnDonnell
2008-10-31 00:00:00
Medis is a sensational bowler with lots of deadly variations. Wonder if he can sustain the rapid wicket streak, taking once the batsman have worked him out?
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