The Sri Lankan Captain, Mahela Jayawardene led the team from the front against the lethal bowling attack of England by thrashing unbeaten 168.
Indian hopes for playing the finals of the Commonwealth Bank Series scrambled as Sri won the last thrilling encounter against Australia by nine runs.
MS Dhoni luck runs out, barely managed to tie the ODI match against Sri Lanka.
2012 has a lot to offer after the previous year unheralding so many debutants. Here are 10 such cricketers who can make 2012 theirs.