Maheesh Theekshana -Bio, Age, Wiki, Height, Cricket, Stats & more

Maheesh Theekshana is a Sri Lankan mystery spinner cricket bowler, and he is part of the Sri Lanka International ODI and T20I cricket team, he started playing domestic cricket in the year 2018 and after that, he was selected for the Sri Lanka international team in September 2021. and he is a part of the Sri Lanka International ODI and T20I team since 2021 continuously.

Biography 
Full NameMaheesh Theekshana
Famous Name
Date of Birth1 August 2000
Theekshana’s age21 years
Birth PlaceColombo City, Sri Lanka
Playing RoleBowler
Batting Style
Bowling Style
Right-arm off-break (mystery spinner )
Physical Stats & More 
Umran Malik (approx)173cm
1.73m
5’ 8” Inch
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Career Info 
TeamsSri Lanka (International Cricket)
Chennai Super Kings (Indian Premier League)
Colts Cricket Club (Domestic Cricket Team)
Jaffna Kings (LPL)
Northern Warriors
Sri Lanka Army
Umran Malik’s Cricket Debut
T20 Debut
He made his T20 Debut against the Lankan CC team on 1 March 2018

List A cricket debut
He made his List A debut on 14 March 2018 against the Galle CC team.

First-Class Cricket Debut
He made his Debut in First-Class Cricket with the Colts Cricket Club team on 7th December 2018 against the Col CC team.

IPL Debut: with SRH
He made his IPL debut match against the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team on 3 October 2021.

ODI debut
He made his ODI debut for the Sri Lanka team on 7 September 2021 against the South Africa team.

T20I debut
he made his T20 International cricket debut on 10 December 2021 against the South Africa team
Career Turning Point
Theekshana’s Coach/Mentor
Personal Life 
Zodiac sign
SchoolNot Known
CollegeSt. Benedict’s College, Colombo
Educational QualificationGraduation
FamilyFather- Not Known
Mother-
Not Known
Siblings-
Not Known
Religion
HobbiesPlaying Cricket
Favorite Things 
Favorite CricketersKusal Mendis 

Maheesh Theekshana biography: Sri Lankan mystery spinner Maheesh Theekshana was born on 1 August 2000 in Colombo City, Sri Lanka, his full name is ‘Morawakage Maheesh Theekshana’. He is primarily known for playing limited-overs international cricket for the Sri Lanka team, and domestic cricket for the Colts Cricket Club, and is also known for playing T20 franchises crickets like IPL, LPL, etc.

Maheesh Theekshana Education

He has completed his initial schooling at a private school in Colombo and after that, he did his education till graduation at St. Benedict’s College, Colombo.

Maheesh Theekshana Cricket team

Mahesh has bowled for these cricket teams in his cricket career,

  • Sri Lanka (International Cricket)
  • Chennai Super Kings (Indian Premier League)
  • Colts Cricket Club (Domestic Cricket Team)
  • Jaffna Kings (LPL)
  • Northern Warriors
  • Sri Lanka Army

Maheesh Theekshana International Cricket Debut & Career

Mahesh was selected for the Sri Lanka International Cricket Team in the month of August 2021, and he has made his international cricket debut in ODI cricket. So let’s know about ‘Maheesh Theekshana International Cricket debut & career’.

ODI International Cricket debut

He made his ODI debut for the Sri Lanka team on 7 September 2021 against the South Africa team, Mahesh has played four ODI matches so far in which he has taken 6 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 3.77.

T20I debut

At the same time, he made his T20 International cricket debut on 10 December 2021 against the South Africa team at the R. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium. He has got a chance to play 15 T20I cricket matches so far in which he has taken 15 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 6.41.

Maheesh Theekshana Domestic Cricket Career

He started his domestic cricket career in the year 2018 playing with the Colts Cricket Club team, and he plays all three formats of cricket, First Class Cricket, List A Cricket, and T20 Cricket. So let’s know about ‘Maheesh’s domestic cricket career’.

First-Class debut

He made his first-class cricket debut playing with the Colts Cricket Club team on 7th December 2018 while playing against the Col CC team, he has got the chance to play only 3 first-class cricket matches in which he scored runs at an economy of 3.39. Give 8 wickets.

T20 Domestic debut

At the same time, he made his debut in domestic T20 cricket against the Lankan CC team on 1 March 2018, and he has got a chance to play 51 domestic T20 cricket matches so far, in which he has taken 57 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 6.12.

List A debut

Maheesh made his List A debut on 14 March 2018 against the Galle CC team and has played only 15 List A cricket matches so far in which he has taken 24 wickets by giving runs at an economy of 3.65.

T20 franchise cricket career

On the other hand, if we talk about Maheesh’s T20 franchise cricket, then he first got a chance to play for the Jaffna Kings team in the Lanka Premier League (LPL) in November 2021.

Maheesh Theekshana IPL debut, Auction prices & Career

After that in February 2022, he was selected for the ‘Indian Premier League (IPL)’, and he was included in the Chennai Super King team by paying 70 lakh rupees. he played his first IPL debut match on 9 April 2022 against the Sunrisers Hyderabad team, in which he bowled well and gave 30 runs in 4 overs.

Maheesh Theekshana stats

Theekshana has been playing International Cricket since the year 2021 and he had taken many wickets for his Sri Lankan International Team, so let’s see his ‘maheesh theekshana stats‘.

FormatsODIT20IIPL
Matches4153
Innings4153
Runs13635988
Wickets6146
BB4/373/174/33
Econ3.776.417.33
Maheesh Theekshana Bowlings stats till April 2022

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