On Monday, Jayawardene announced that he will be joining his team-mate Kumar Sangakkara in T20I retirement.
Yesterday, Sangakkara had said he will bid adieu to the shortest form of internationals after World T20, which began on Sunday.
The 36-year-old Jayawardene has played 49 T20Is for Sri Lanka and has scored 1,335 runs with one hundred and eight half centuries.
Sri Lanka face India in a warm-up game today. For the World T20, Sri Lanka are in Group 1 with England, South Africa, New Zealand and a qualilfier. They start campaign on March 22 against South Africa.