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Tillakaratne Dilshan Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Net Income

Tillakaratne Dilshan Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Net Income: Tillakaratne Mudiyanselage Dilshan, popularly known as Tillakaratne Dilshan is a Sri Lankan cricket player and was also the captain of the cricket team. Dilshan, who debuted in Test and ODI  against Zimbabwe during Sri Lankan cricket team’s tour of Zimbabwe in 1999, is regarded as one of the most avant-garde batsmen of the modern game. He’s the inventor of the scoop shot more popularly known as the Dilscoop which sends the ball flying over the head of  the keeper. He’s the first batsman to hit 200 fours in T20s.

Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan Wiki | Bio | Profile

Full name- Tillakaratne Mudiyanselage Dilshan

Nickname- Dilee, Mr. Pallekele

Profession- Sri Lankan International Cricket player.

Tillakaratne Dilshan | Height | Weight

Height-  5 feet 8 inches

Weight- 61 kgs

Eye Color- Black

Hair Color- Black

Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan Career Stats

In Tests:

Matches: 87

Runs: 5492

Avg: 40.98

Top Score- 193

In ODIs:

Matches: 329

Runs: 10,248

Avg: 39.26

Top Score- 161*

In T20s:

Matches: 75

Runs:1834

Avg: 29.58

Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan Career Achievements

  • ICC T20 Performance of the Year 2009
  • In Test cricket, Man of the series award for Bangladesh in Sri Lanka series of 2005 and Sri Lanka in Bangladesh series of 2008
  • In ODIs,named as  Man of the series five times in Hero Cup, Dialog Cup, Commonwealth series and Bank Alfa series.
  • Won Man of Series in T20s twice against West Indies and England.
  • Named Man of the Match more than 20 times in various matches against India, Bangladesh, England, Zimbabwe, Pakistan, Australia, South Africa, West Indies and New Zealand
Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan Ranking: 

ODI batting rank – 10

ODI bowling rank – 55

Tillakaratne Dilshan Debuts and Retirements

Test Debut: vs Zimbabwe, 1999

ODI Debut: vs Zimbabwe, 1999

T20 Debut: vs England, 2005

Test retirement: 2013

ODI retirement: 2016

T20 retirement: 2016

Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan

Tillakaratne Dilshan Personal Life

DoB: 14-10-1976

Age: 39 years

Zodiac sign: Libra

Hometown: Kalutara

Wife: Manjula Thilini

Children: 4 children, 2 daughters, and 2 sons.

Occupation other than cricket: Owns a luxury hotel in Kirulapana and models for his own fashion line ‘Dil Scoop’

Tillakaratne Dilshan Net Income:

The exact figure is not known but his net worth has grown significantly in 2016. He is estimated to be worth more than $2 million.

Updated: August 29, 2016 — 6:15 pm

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