Cricket Player

Dinesh Chandimal

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Age 34
Birthday November 181989
Birth Sign Scorpio
City Sri Lanka
Country Sri Lanka
Profession Cricket Player

Dinesh Chandimal is a famous Cricket Player, born on November 18, 1989 in Sri Lanka. As of December 2022, Dinesh Chandimal’s net worth is $5 Million. He became the youngest Sri Lankan cricketer ever to score a century in One Day Internationals.

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Spouse Ishika Jayasekara
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Dinesh Chandimal Biography

Cricketer who won the ICC World Twenty20 title with Sri Lanka in 2014. He has played domestic cricket for teams like the Ruhuna Rhinos. Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal (Sinhala: දිනේෂ් චන්දිමාල් ; born 18 November 1989) is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer of the Sri Lanka national cricket team and a former captain of all formats. A handy and agile right-handed batsman who sometimes plays as the wicket-keeper middle order batsman, Chandimal was the first captain to lead Sri Lanka in their first day-night Test match..

His father was killed in a tsunami when Dinesh was thirteen years old.

Chandimal is the first child in the family. He has four younger brothers. First brother, Nirosh Lakmal was born in 1992, second brother Imesh Madhumal in 1996. Third brother Kamesh Nirmal was born in 2000 and the youngest Ayesha Shashimal was born in 2005. Nirosh and Imesh studied in Ambalangoda Dharmashoka College, whereas Kamesh and Ayesha in Ananda College, Colombo.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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On 26 December 2004, Dinesh was just a 14-year-old boy when his family home was destroyed by the Indian Ocean Tsunami tragedy. He still frequents Balapitiya, to memorize the tragic incident which devastated his family.

Dinesh Chandimal Net Worth

Dinesh Chandimal is one of the richest Cricket Player & listed on most popular Cricket Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Dinesh Chandimal‘s net worth $5 Million.

Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Cricket Player
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House Living in own house.

He received the 2009 Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year Award while attending Ananda College.

On 26 December 2004, Dinesh was just a 14-year-old boy when his family home was destroyed by the Indian Ocean Tsunami tragedy. He still frequents Balapitiya, to memorize the tragic incident which devastated his family.

Chandimal started his cricketing career as a teenager at his first school Dharmasoka College, Ambalangoda. Later he moved to Ananda College, Colombo captaining the under-17 team. In 2008, he was appointed captain of the school’s first eleven, which he led in 13 outright wins in a season, re-writing history in Sri Lankan school cricket. He was the first schoolboy cricketer to exceed 1,000 runs with an aggregate of 1,580, and won the Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year Award in 2009. After leaving school, he joined the Nondescripts Cricket Club

He made his international debut during the 2010 ICC World Twenty20 in the West Indies, playing in Sri Lanka’s group games against New Zealand and Zimbabwe in the initial group stage and then playing against Australia in the “Super Eight” final series.

Who is Dinesh Chandimal dating?

According to our records, Dinesh Chandimal married to Ishika Jayasekara. As of May 2022, Dinesh Chandimal’s is not dating anyone.

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On 17 July 2013, Chandimal became the youngest ODI captain for Sri Lanka, when he was appointed as the ODI captain for first two matches against South Africa in Colombo. In 2013, he was also appointed captain of the Sri Lanka Twenty20 International side and also vice-captain of the country’s one day international team. During the 2014 ICC World Twenty20, he stepped down from the captaincy after injury and suspension due to slow over rate and later Lasith Malinga appointed as the captain. Malinga was able to lead the team for their first ever Twenty20 champion title and this strengthen Malinga as the permanent captain of the Twenty20 team.

Dinesh Chandimal Height

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Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Cricket Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in Sri Lanka. Dinesh Chandimal celebrates birthday on November 18 of every year.

During the 2012 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction, he was bought for $50,000 by the Rajasthan Royals. Recently, he signed a contract with Chittagong Vikings to play in the upcoming Bangladesh Premier League for the Chittagong Vikings.

What happened Dinesh Chandimal?

ARTICLES. COLOMBO: Sri Lanka on Monday recalled former skipper Dinesh Chandimal into a 22-member squad led by Dasun Shanaka for a six-match series against South Africa. Chandimal, 31, was dropped after a disappointing tour of the West Indies in March. He missed series against England and India.

What is the age of Dinesh Chandimal?

32 years (November 18, 1989)

Who is the Test captain of Sri Lanka team?

Test captainDimuth Karunaratne
One Day captainDasun Shanaka
T20I captainDasun Shanaka
CoachChris Silverwood

How old is Angelo Mathews?

35 years (June 2, 1987)

Who is the youngest cricketer in Sri Lanka?

Personal information
Born18 November 1989 Balapitiya, Sri Lanka
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
BowlingRight-arm off break

He was also named as wicket keeper in the Test XI of the year 2015 by Cricinfo

During 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, against Australia in Sydney, Chandimal scored 50 off 22 balls, this was the fastest fifty by a Sri Lankan batsman in Cricket world cup history, before Angelo Mathews scored a 20-ball fifty, where Sri Lanka had a massive 377 target to chase. During the innings, he was retired hurt, and eventually Sri Lanka lost the match by 64 runs.

Chandimal married his longtime partner Ishika Jayasekara on 1 May 2015 in Colombo.

You may read full biography about Dinesh Chandimal from Wikipedia.
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