Pathum Nissanka is a famous Sri Lankan cricket player, and he is playing all three formats of international cricket (T20I, ODI & Test) for Sri Lanka team since 2021.
|Full Name||Pathum Nissanka Silva|
|Famous Name||Pathum Nissanka|
|Date of Birth||18 May 1998|
|Pathum Nissanka’s age||24 years|
|Birth Place||Galle, Sri Lanka|
|Batting Style||Right-Hand Bat|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Pathum Nissanka Heights (approx.)||In centimeters -178cm|
In meters – 1.78 mm
In feet – 5’10” feet
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|Pathum Nissanka’s Cricket Debut||Domestic Cricket debut|
He made his debut in the T20s on 24 February 2018, while playing against the Badureliya Sports Club team.
List A cricket debut
He made his debut in the List A on 17 March 2017, playing against the Hambantota domestic team.
First-Class Cricket Debut
He made his debut in the FC on 2 December 2016 while playing with the KPCC team.
International Cricket Debut
he made his ODI debut on 10 March 2021 against the West Indies team.
He made his T20I debut on 04 March 2021 against the West Indies team.
He made his Test debut on 21 March 2021 playing against the West Indies team
|Pathum’s Coach/Mentor||Not Known|
|School||Kalutara Vidyalaya National School|
|Family||Father- Sunil Silva|
Mother- Not Known
Siblings- Not Known
|Pathum Nissanka Wife||–|
Pathum Nissanka Biography: Sri Lanka’s famous international cricket player Pathum Nissanka was born on 18 May 1998 in Galle, Sri Lanka, his full name is Pathum Nissanka Silva, and is primarily known for playing international cricket for the Sri Lanka team.
Pathum Nissanka Family
On the other hand, if we talk about his family, then his father’s name is Sunil Silva, and apart from this, no information about his any family member has been shared on the Internet or any other social media platforms yet.
Pathum Nissanka ways of playing cricket
He plays as a batter in his team and his batting style is a right-handed bat and he is mainly known for batting in the top order Position.
Pathum Nissanka Cricket Career
Pathum started playing cricket during his school time and when he was studying at Kalutara Vidyalaya national school, he scored an unbeaten double century (205) in 190 balls in a match played against President’s College. And after that, he was discussed a lot in the Sri Lankan cricket world. So let’s know about Pathum Nissanka’s domestic cricket and international cricket career.
Pathum Domestic Cricket Career
He made his debut in first-class cricket on 2 December 2016 while playing with the KPCC team and after that, he made his debut in List A cricket playing with Hambantota domestic team on 17 March 2017 after that he made his debut in T20 cricket on 24 February 2018 While playing with the Badureliya Sports Club team.
Pathum Nissanka International Cricket Career
He started his international cricket career with short format cricket in March 2021, so let’s know about Pathum Nissanka International Cricket Debut & Career.
He made his Test debut on 21 March 2021, playing against the West Indies team, and has played 7 Test cricket matches so far in which he has scored 494 runs with the help of one century and five half-centuries.
At the same time, he made his ODI debut on 10 March 2021 playing against the West Indies team and has got a chance to play 15 ODI cricket matches so far in which he has scored 439 runs with the help of one century and three half-centuries.
And then, he made his debut in T20I cricket on 04 March 2021 playing against the West Indies team, and he has got a chance to play 23 T20I cricket matches so far in which he has scored 628 runs with the help of five half-centuries.
Unknown Facts About Pathum Nissanka
- Pathum belongs to a very poor family and his father used to work in a factory as a ground boy while his mother used to sell flowers near Kalutara temple.
- He started his cricket career at Kalutara Vidyalaya national school. And he played unbeaten double century innings of 205 runs in 190 balls during the School Cricket Championship match.
- He started his domestic cricket career in the year 2016 and he was selected for the international team in the year 2021.