Former SL spinner Kumar Dharmasena who was one of the umpires officiating in the fifth Test match at The Oval has recently revealed his all-time XI.
Dharmasena chose Matthew Hayden and Sanath Jayasuriya as his openers. Both have been part of World Cup winning teams and are well known for their attacking style of play.
Dharmasena has packed his middle order with famous names like Ricky Ponting, Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara and Kumar Sangakkara. He has chosen Jaques Kallis as a specialist all-rounder at number seven.
His bowling line up includes world-class names as well. Bowlers who have dominated world cricket have featured in his playing eleven. Wasim Akram, Muttiah Muralidharan, Shane Warne and Glenn McGrath completes his all-time XI which has all cricketers from the late nineties.
Kumar Dharamsena’s XI:
Matthew Hayden, Sanath Jayasuriya, Ricky Ponting, Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara, Kumar Sangakkara, Jacques Kallis, Wasim Akram, Muttiah Muralidharan, Shane Warne and Glenn McGrath
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