Dasun Shanaka Age, Net worth, Wife, Family, Cricket Career, and much more

Madagamagamage Dasun Shanaka is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer and the current Sri Lankan limited-overs captain. He is a right-handed batter and right-arm medium-quick bowler who plays as an all-rounder.

Dasun Shanaka’s age, net worth, wife, family, Cricket Career, and much more. Here are all details you must know about him. So stay connected.

Who Is Dasun Shanaka?

Professional cricketer Madagamagamage Dasun Shanaka serves as the Sri Lankan cricket team’s limited-overs captain at the moment. A right-handed batter and right-arm medium-quick bowler, he typically plays as an all-rounder.

Dasun Shanaka Facts, Biography, WIKI

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Full NameMadagamagamage Dasun Shanaka
Born9 September 1991
NationalityNegombo, Sri Lanka
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Batting styleRight-handed
Bowling styleRight-arm medium
Zodiac Sign

Dasun Shanaka Early life

Yet to update

Dasun Shanaka Age

Dasun Shanaka age is 31 years.

Dasun Shanaka Net Worth

Dasun Shanaka Net Worth is $5 Million.

Dasun Shanaka’s Wife

Dasun Shanaka wife is Chewanthi Perera.

Dasun Shanaka Personal Life, Family

Personal Life

After dating Chevanthi for over three years, Shanaka and Chevanthi got married on September 5, 2020. The Avana Garden Hotel in Negombo served as the venue for their nuptials.


Spouse/WifeChewanthi Perera
FatherYet to update
MotherYet to update
BrothersYet to update
SistersYet to update
ChildrenYet to update
Marriage DateYet to update

Dasun Shanaka International Debut

Test debut

19 May 2016 v England

ODI debut

16 June 2016 v Ireland

T20 debut

1 August 2015 v Pakistan

Dasun Shanaka Cricket Career

Domestic Career

Here is all about Dasun Shanaka’s Domestic Career.

In a first-class match on the tour of England in May 2016, Shanaka struck a century against Leicestershire County Cricket Club.

He was appointed the Galle team’s vice-captain for the 2017–18 Super Four Provincial Tournament in March 2018. He was also selected as Galle’s vice-captain for the 2018 Super Provincial One Day Tournament the following month.

He was chosen on June 3rd, 2018, in the player draught for the inaugural Global T20 Canada tournament to represent the Montreal Tigers. He was included in Kandy’s team for the 2018 SLC T20 League in August of that year. With 312 runs in six matches, including a century in Kandy’s championship match, he was the best run scorer for Kandy during the tournament.

International Career

Here is all about Dasun Shanaka’s International Career.

He was included in Sri Lanka’s Twenty20 International (T20I) team for their July 2015 series with Pakistan. On August 1, 2015, he played in his first T20I match, earning Sri Lanka’s 58th T20I cap.

On May 19, 2016, while on the same tour, he played his first Test match for Sri Lanka against England.

He was Sri Lanka’s 134th Test participant. Alastair Cook, the captain of England, was the first Test wicket he secured. Sri Lanka lost the game by innings and 88 runs despite his taking 3 for 46 runs and scoring only 4 runs in the two innings.

Dasun Shanaka Cricket records

  • Batting: Most runs. 9th. Most runs in innings (by batting position) (74*)
  • Batting: Ducks and pairs. 5th. Most ducks in a career (10) …
  • Batting: Boundaries. 38th. …
  • Bowling: Most wickets. 34th. …
  • Bowling: Averages, strike rates, and economy. 22nd. …
  • Bowling: Dismissals. 30th. …
  • Fielding: Most catches. 45th. …
  • Flow: Innings partnerships. 11th.

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FAQs About Dasun Shanaka?

When did Dasun Shanaka make his international Debut?

He made his One Day International (ODI) debut against Ireland on 16 June 2016.

Who is Dasun Shanaka’s Wife?

Dasun Shanaka’s wife is Chewanthi Perera.

When did Dasun Shanaka play in PSL?

Yet to update


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