Rumesh Ratnayake appointed as Sri Lanka coach for the Australia home series

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Rumesh Ratnayake appointed as Sri Lanka coach for the Australia home series  

Former Sri Lankan pacer Rumesh Ratnayake has been appointed as Sri Lanka coach for the only upcoming Australia home series starting from the month of August. Ratnayake, 47-year-old, has been named after former assistant coach,
Stuart Law, has stepped down after serving the team with the head coach Trevor Bayliss, since 2009 to the ICC World Cup 2011 final defeat against India.  

After the World Cup’11 defeat, Bayliss was also left the coach job.

Sri Lanka Cricket chief Upali Dharmadasa also cleared that Ratnayake has been appointed only for the Australia series. Ratnayake, who made his Test debut