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.
|Full Name||Maheesh Theekshana|
|Date of Birth||1 August 2000|
|Theekshana’s age||23 years|
|Birth Place||Colombo City, Sri Lanka|
Right-arm off-break (mystery spinner )
|Physical Stats & More|
|Umran Malik (approx)||173cm|
5’ 8” Inch
|Teams||Sri Lanka (International Cricket)|
Chennai Super Kings (Indian Premier League)
Colts Cricket Club (Domestic Cricket Team)
Jaffna Kings (LPL)
Sri Lanka Army
|Umran Malik’s Cricket 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.
He made his ODI debut for the Sri Lanka team on 7 September 2021 against the South Africa team.
he made his T20 International cricket debut on 10 December 2021 against the South Africa team
|Career Turning Point||–|
|College||St. Benedict’s College, Colombo|
|Family||Father- Not Known|
Mother- Not Known
Siblings- Not Known
|Favorite Cricketers||Kusal 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.
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’.
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‘.