Pathum Nissanka is a Sri Lankan cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman. He made his first-class debut on 17 March 2017. He made his international debut for Sri Lanka in March 2021. It took a long time for him to start his international cricket career.


Pathum Nissanka

Pathum Nissanka Personal details

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Full name Pathum Nissanka Silva
Nickname Pathum
Father’s name Sunil Silva
Mother’s name Not known
Siblings Not known
DOB 18.05.1998
Birthplace Galle, Sri Lanka
Age (Till Now) 23 Years
Hometown Galle, Sri Lanka

Isipathana College, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Marital status Unmarried
Girlfriends None
Zodiac sign Taurus
Nationality Sri Lankan

Pathum Nissanka Physical statistics:

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Height (approx.) Not known
Weight (approx.) Not known
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Eye color Not known
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Pathum Nissanka Career

Pathum Nissanka started his career at Isipathana College where he scored 205 on 190 bowls. Besides such a good early cricket career, he got the opportunity to make his List A debut for Hambantota District Club in 2017. In January 2019, he was named in Sri Lanka A’s squad for the first-class series against Ireland A and became the leading run-scorer.

Later he made his T20 International debut for Sri Lanka on 03 March 2021, against West Indies. He made his ODI debut for Sri Lanka on 10 March 2021, against the same team. On 21 March 2021, he played his first Test match against West Indies and scored 103 runs to become the fourth batsman for Sri Lanka to score a century on debut in Test cricket.

Profession Sri Lankan Cricketer
Best in Batsman
Coach Not known
Net worth $ 1-5 Million
Salary Under review
Batting style Right Handed Batsman
T20 debut Played on 03.03.2021 against West Indies
Last T20 Played on 29.07.2021 against India
ODI debut Played on 10.03.2021 against West Indies
Last ODI Played on 04.07.2021 against England
Test debut Played on 21.03.2021 against West Indies
Last Test Played on 29.04.2021 against Bangladesh
Domestic teams
  • Badureliya Sports Club
  • Nondescripts Cricket Club
  • Hambantota District Team

Pathum Nissanka Career Statics:

Competition Test ODI T20 FC
Matches 4 9 4 37
Runs scored 229 86 81 3,674
Batting average 38.16 9.55 27.00 64.45
100s/50s 1/1 0/0 0/0 14/14
Top score 103 24 39 217
Catches/stumpings 1/0 2/0 1/– 19/–

Pathum Nissanka Controversy:

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Interesting facts about Pathum Nissanka:

  • Pathum Nissanka started his career at Isipathana College.
  • He was raised from a poor family background.
  • Pathum was also named for the Sri Lanka A team in a series against Ireland A in 2019.
  • He made his List A debut for Hambantota District Club in 2017.
  • He scored 103 runs in the first innings of his debut Test match.
  • He is the fourth bowler for Sri Lanka to score a century on debut in Test cricket.