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April 6, 2019
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Milinda Siriwardana (Sri Lanka Cricketer) Wife, Controversies, Weight, Height, Age, Records and More

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

Role: All-rounder

Cricket Career

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

Records

  • Milinda Siriwardana was the highest run scorer for Sri Lanka in the match, where he had quick 35 runs.
  • He also records for the highest T20I score when batting at number 6 position for Sri Lanka when he scored 42 runs.

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.

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children

Marital Status: Married

Affairs/Girlfriends: NA

Wife/Spouse: Dilanka Viatharana

Marriage Date: NA

Children: One

Biography

Autobiography: NA

Biopic: NA

Earnings

Net Worth: INR 13 Crore/Year

Awards And Recognitions

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

Controversies

NA

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5’11”

Weight (approx.): 78kg

Eye Colour: Black

Hair Colour: Black

Personal Life

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

College: NA

Educational Qualifications: NA

Family

Father: Not Known

Mother: Not Known

Sister: Not Known

Brother: Not Known

Coach/Mentor: NA

Religion: NA

Address: Nagoda, Sri Lanka

Preferences

Hobbies: Playing Football, Gadgets

Favourite Cricketers

  • Batsmen: NA
  • Bowlers: NA

Favourite

Cricket Ground: NA

Sportsmen: NA

Food: NA

Actors: NA

Films: NA

Musicians/Singers: NA

Destinations: NA

Tattoos: NA

Smoking/Drinking: NA/Yes

Style Quotient

Cars Collection: NA

Lesser Known Facts

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.