The three cricketers will be formally inducted by fellow ICC Hall of Famer, Sir Clive Lloyd before the T20 World Cup final in Dubai on Sunday.
The decision by Sri Lanka Cricket has been taken keeping in mind Jayawardene's tremendous track record with Mumbai Indians in the IPL.
Mumbai Indians players and support staff from New Zealand, South Africa and the Caribbean will fly to Auckland, Johannesburg and Trinidad on their respective charter flights
Left-arm spinner Leach claimed 10 wickets in the two-match series while off-spinner Bess took 12 in England's 2-0 victory.
The top fan prize for voters is a once in a lifetime experience at the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 in India, including flights, accommodation, and pitch-side access to a Super 12s match
Former Sri Lanka sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage had alleged that the 2011 World Cup final, which India won, was fixed by "certain parties" leading to an inquiry by the Special Investigation Division of the Police
At the peak of Mahela Jayawardene's career, international cricket was flooded with world-class bowlers, something many feel is not the case now
Mumbai Indians, led by Rohit Sharma, is the IPL's most successful franchise, having won the cash-rich league a record four times
After a former sports minister's match-fixing claims, Sri Lanka government on Friday launched a probe into the 2011 World Cup final
Mahela Jayawardene has achieved considerable success in leadership roles in recent years, first as a captain and then coach, and said he has always backed his players to the hilt
Talking about some of his other contemporaries, Monty Panesar picked Sri Lankan duo Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene as the best players of spin bowling
While everyone is busy greeting their friends, Happy Friendship Day, why don't we take a look at the top five friendships in sports across the world.
Avishka Fernando scored 104 against a quality West Indies attack. Mahela Jayawardene says he is the future of Sri Lankan cricket
Some of the legendary names in the franchise-based cricket leagues reportedly agreed to sign up with various teams in England, which is starting a new concept cricket tournament. Here's everything you need to know about The Hundred
Lasith Malinga took 4/43 as he produced a match-winning performance against England in Leeds. That win puts Sri Lanka in contention for a top four berth, says Mahela Jayawardene.
In this Cricket World Cup 2019, points on the board are vital for Sri Lanka but there is still a lot more to come from this team, particularly in the batting department, writes Mahela Jayawardene
Kane Williamson's New Zealand start clear favourites in their 2019 Cricket World Cup opener against Sri Lanka, a side that has slumped to ninth in the ODI rankings.
Mumbai Indians defeated defending champions Chennai Super Kings by one run in the final of Indian Premier League 2019 to become the first team to win four titles
Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) workers clear a water logged road after heavy rainfall due to Cyclone Jawad, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
A health worker checks details for COVID-19 tests of the passengers arriving from Rishikesh at the Bikaner railway station.PTI Photo
Shops at a Muslim-dominated area of Dalmandi remain closed on the anniversary of the Babri Masjid demolition, in Varanasi.PTI Photo
Resident doctors of Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital raise slogans during a protest in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary
An elderly beneficiary reacts as she receives a Covid-19 vaccine dose amid fear of spreading of a new variant of the virus (Omicron), at a government hospital in Jalandhar.PTI Photo
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
On BR Ambedkar's death anniversary, a look at the 'invisible' history of Dalit Bahujan women in Indian politics.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.