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Kusal Mendis

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Date of Birth February 2, 1995
Age 27 years, 10 months, 4 days
Place of Birth Moratuwa
Country Sri Lanka
Profession Cricketer
Horoscope Pisces

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Parents Dinesh Mendis
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Kusal Mendis Biography

Kusal Mendis is a famous Cricketer, who was born on February 2, 1995 in Sri Lanka. Balapuwaduge Kusal Gimhan Mendis, known as Kusal Mendis ; born 2 February 1995) is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer who plays for all forms of the game. He only played sixteen first-class matches before playing for the national side. He usually bats at number three in all formats. In November 2017, he was named the One Day International (ODI) batsman of the year for the 2016–17 season at Sri Lanka Cricket’s annual awards. According to Astrologers, Kusal Mendis's zodiac sign is Pisces.

He made his One Day International (ODI) debut against Ireland on 16 June 2016, scoring his maiden ODI fifty. Mendis made his Twenty20 International (T20I) debut for Sri Lanka against England on 5 July 2016 in the same tour.

He captained Sri Lanka’s squad for the 2014 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He was the 132nd Test player for Sri Lanka, gaining his cap during the second Test of Sobers-Tissera Trophy. He made his Test debut in 2nd Test of West Indies tour of Sri Lanka 2015, scoring 13 runs in the first innings and 39 runs in second innings.

On 30 June 2017 against Zimbabwe, Mendis passed 1,000 ODI runs, becoming the joint second-fastest (with Tharanga) for Sri Lanka to achieve this.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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On 8 June 2017 against India in 2017 ICC Champions Trophy, Mendis scored a match-winning 89 runs to seal the match for Sri Lanka. In the match, Sri Lanka chased 321 runs scored by India, by recording the highest successful run chase in Champion’s Trophy history. He along with Danushka Gunathilaka stood 159-run stand for the second wicket and helped to reach the mark. This was Sri Lanka’s joint-highest chase, and their first successful 300-plus chase since the 2015 World Cup as well.

Kusal Mendis Net Worth

Kusal Mendis is one of the richest Cricketer & listed on most popular Cricketer. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Kusal Mendis net worth is approximately $1.5 Million.

Kusal Mendis Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth $1.5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Cricketer
Cars Not Available
House Living in own house.

During the two-match test series against South Africa, Mendis continued his poor form with bat with scores 0, 12 and 16. However, his fielding efforts at slip improved in each innings. However, in the second innings of the second test at Port Elizabeth, Mendis scored his 9th test fifty. He along with newcomer Oshada Fernando put on an unbeaten partnership of 163 runs off 213 balls to win the match by 8 wicket. Eventually, Sri Lanka won the series 2-0 and Mendis was adjudged man of the match. It was the first Test series won by Sri Lanka in South Africa.

On 8 June 2017 against India in 2017 ICC Champions Trophy, Mendis scored a match-winning 89 runs to seal the match for Sri Lanka. In the match, Sri Lanka chased 321 runs scored by India, by recording the highest successful run chase in Champion’s Trophy history. He along with Danushka Gunathilaka stood 159-run stand for the second wicket and helped to reach the mark. This was Sri Lanka’s joint-highest chase, and their first successful 300-plus chase since the 2015 World Cup as well.

On 28 March 2017, in the second ODI against Bangladesh at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium, Mendis scored his maiden ODI century, with 102 runs. However, the match ended as a no result, due to heavy rain.

Kusal Mendis Height

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Mendis was adjudged the 2013 schoolboy cricketer of the year and had captained the national youth and the Prince of Wales College, Moratuwa teams in his formative years.

In the second Test, Mendis reached 1,000 Test runs in the calendar year 2018. He became only the second player after Virat Kohli to achieve the feat. He finished 2018 as the second-highest run-scorer in Test cricket, with 1,023 runs at an average 46.50, including three centuries and four fifties.

Who is Kusal Mendis dating?

According to our records, Kusal Mendis is possibily single & has not been previously engaged. As of May 2022, Kusal Mendis’s is not dating anyone.

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In May 2018, he was one of 33 cricketers to be awarded a national contract by Sri Lanka Cricket ahead of the 2018–19 season.

Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Cricketer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Sri Lanka. Kusal Mendis celebrates birthday on February 2 of every year.

Mendis was totally out of form during the 2018 Asia Cup, where he was dismissed for naught in both games against Bangladesh and Afghanistan. His place in the team was in doubt with poor performances, where he was omitted from the England tour in Sri Lanka. But during the ODI series, Mendis was called into the squad for the remainder of the series against England, as a replacement for Kusal Perera, who suffered a quad strain in the second ODI. In his comeback match, he was again dismissed for naught. In the fourth ODI, he batted in the middle order and scored only 5 runs and England won the series 3–0. In the last match, Mendis batted in the number-4 position. After 24 innings without a fifty, he scored a 30-ball half century in the match with 6 huge sixes. Sri Lanka won the match by 219 runs in D/L method.

Is kusal Mendis a good player?

Blessed with a compact technique, an aggressive impulse, and an iron resolve, Kusal Mendis rose rapidly through the age-group system, and quickly became one of the most promising young batsmen in the world.

How many ducks kusal Mendis have?

Batting
Average:31.83
50s:19
100s:2
Ducks:10

How many runs will kusal Mendis score?

Mat5487
Runs34022546
Avg34.3631.43
SR55.2184.56
HS196119

What is the age of kusal Mendis?

27 years (February 2, 1995)

What does Mendis mean?

Mendis is a common Sinhalese surname derived from the Português surname Mendes which was introduced to Sri Lanka during Portuguese rule in Sri Lanka. It may refer to. Ajantha Mendis, Sri Lankan cricketer. B. J. P. Mendis, Surveyor General in Sri Lanka.

During the first Test against Bangladesh in 2018, Mendis scored his fourth Test hundred. His hundred came on the third day of the match, which was on his 23rd birthday. Mendis along with Dhananjaya de Silva scored 308-run partnership to the second wicket until De Silva dismissed for 173 runs. However, Mendis was dismissed for 196 runs, four runs short of his maiden double century just before the tea break. Mendis’ career-best score of 196, however, made him the second Sri Lankan after Kumar Sangakkara to get out in the 190s at least twice.

In August 2018, he was named in Galle’s squad the 2018 SLC T20 League. He was the leading run-scorer for Galle in the tournament, with 182 runs in six matches. In March 2019, he was named in Galle’s squad for the 2019 Super Provincial One Day Tournament.

In March 2018, he was named in Dambulla’s squad for the 2017–18 Super Four Provincial Tournament. The following month, he was also named in Dambulla’s squad for the 2018 Super Provincial One Day Tournament.

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