Rangana Herath
(Sri Lankan Cricketer)

Rangana Herath, the first left arm spinner to take 400 Test wickets, remained in the shadow of Muttiah Muralitharan for a long span. After he took over from Muralitharan, Herath has won many a game for Sri Lanka home and away. Recently, he has announced that England series will be his last.

Rangana Herath
Nickname:Rangaiyya
Role:Left-arm spin
Biography
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Physical Appearance
Height (approx.):5’5″
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Eye Colour:Black
Hair Colour:Black
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Personal Life
Date of Birth:19 March 1978
Age (as on 2018):40 years
Birth Place:Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
Zodiac sign/Sun sign:Pisces
Nationality:Sri Lankan
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College:Mayurapada Central College, Narammala
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Social Media
Facebook page:@
Twitter:@herathrsl
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Family
Father:NA
Mother:Late Herath Mudiyanselage Ranmenike Herath
Sister:NA
Brother:Deepthi Herath
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Religion:Christianity
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Cricket Career
International Debut:
Test:22 September 1999 vs Australia
ODI:March 2015 vs England
T20:6 August 2011 vs Australia
Jersey Number:#14 (Sri Lanka)
Major Team:Sri Lanka, Hampshire, Kandurata Maroons, Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club, Moors Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Surrey, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club, Wayamba
Nature on field:Calm
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Career Turning Point
  • Herath broke into the national side after an impressive A tour to England.
Records
  • Most wickets by a left-arm bowler (430) in Test cricket history
  • Most 5-fers in the fourth innings of Tests (12)
  • Oldest player to take a hat-trick in Tests

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Girlfriends, Spouse and Children
Marital Status:Married
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Wife:Senani Herath

Marriage Year:2011
Children:Two sons

Earnings
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Awards and recognitions
  • CEAT International Bowler of the Year 2015
  • Sri Lanka’s Test Bowler of the Year 2015
  • Sri Lanka’s Test Bowler of the Year 2016
  • Sri Lanka’s Cricketer of the Year 2016
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