Milinda Siriwardana, known for his strokeplay, was helped by former Sri Lankan Keeper Romesh Kaluwitharana who assumed a major job in changing the all-rounder into an effective player.
Name: Milinda Siriwardana
Nickname: Miliya, Man with the golden arm
Test: vs West Indies, Oct 14, 2015, at Galle International Stadium
ODI: vs Pakistan, Jul 11 2015, at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium
T20I: vs Pakistan, Jul 30 2015, at R.Premadasa Stadium
Jersey Number: Not Know
Career Turning Point
Milinda’s wish finally came true when he was named in the ODI squad against Pakistan at home.
He was the top of the line season’s top scorer with 1144 keeps running at a normal of 67.29 and had also taken 20 wickets for Badureliya Cricket Club.
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse: Dilanka Viatharana
Marriage Date: NA
Net Worth: INR 13 Crore/Year
Premier T20 2014/15- Best All-rounder Milinda Siriwardana (Badureliya SC)
Premier League 2014/15- Best Batsman
2nd Test Sri Lanka vs West Indies at Colombo (PSS), Oct 22-26, 2015 Player of the Match
Height (approx.): 5’11”
Weight (approx.): 78kg
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Date of Birth: 04th December 1985
Age (as in 2018): 33 Years
Birth Place: Nagoda, Southern Province
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Sri Lankan
School: Kalutara Vidyalaya National School
Educational Qualifications: NA
Father: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
Sister: Not Known
Brother: Not Known
Address: Nagoda, Sri Lanka
Hobbies: Playing Football, Gadgets
Cricket Ground: NA
Cars Collection: NA
Milinda was included in the 30-member provisional squad for the 2009 ICC World Twenty20 in England, but he was left out of the final 15 squads.
He built up quality to play aggressive cricket from school days and from that point forward it has been his zone of solidarity.