Sri Lanka's captain Mahela Jayawardene goes into Sunday's World Twenty20 final confident of winning the title after failing at the last hurdle in three previous world meets.
Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene plays a reverse sweep shot as Pakistan wicketkeeper Kamran Akmal looks on during the Twenty20 World Cup semi-final. Jayawardene scored 42 at the top of the order to inspire his side to victory
Sri Lanka made the final of two successive 50-over World Cups in 2007 and 2011, and also the World Twenty20 in 2009, but were unable to win when it mattered most, frustrating fans, former players and media alike.
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