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Kusal Perera

Wicketkeeper

Did you know?

His cricket hero is Sanath Jayasuriya.

RUNS
910
AVERAGE
35

Kusal Perera

Wicketkeeper

Did you know?

His cricket hero is Sanath Jayasuriya.

RUNS
2283
AVERAGE
29.27

Kusal Perera

Wicketkeeper

Did you know?

His cricket hero is Sanath Jayasuriya.

RUNS
1046
AVERAGE
29.06

Wicketkeeper

Bats Left Hand.
Bowls Does Not Bowl

AGE
28
HEIGHT
CM
BORN

Kalubowila

COUNTRY

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Bio

Since making his one-day international debut in January 2013, Kusal Perera has made more than 100 appearances from all formats for Sri Lanka.

The left-handed batsman has earned a reputation as a quick scorer who hits the ball hard and has a strike rate above 89 in ODI cricket.

Perera has one Test and three ODI tons to his name, while in first-class cricket he once rocketed to 330 from 270 balls.

Perera can also be used as a back-up wicketkeeper and has performed the role in the past.

 
MATCHES
16
DEBUT
2015
CAP NO
130
BEST BATTING
153
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
910
INNINGS
29
NOT OUTS
3
AVERAGE
35
100s
2
50s
4
MATCHES
88
DEBUT
2013
CAP NO
155
BEST BATTING
135
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
2283
INNINGS
83
NOT OUTS
5
AVERAGE
29.27
100s
4
50s
11
MATCHES
36
DEBUT
2013
CAP NO
48
BEST BATTING
84
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
1046
INNINGS
36
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
29.06
100s
0
50s
10

Perera pulls off stunning SL upset

Kusal Perera's 153no was a knock for the ages as Sri Lanka completed a remarkable one-wicket win over South Africa in the first Test in Durban


3:20 Perera-retires-hurt-after-shocking-blow-still

Perera retires hurt after shocking blow

Kusal Perera became the second Sri Lankan to retire hurt after being struck on the helmet by a Jhye Richardson bouncer on day three in Canberra


0:37 Perera-stretchered-off-after-fielding-incident-still

Perera stretchered off after fielding incident

Sri Lanka's Kusal Perera was put in an ambulance after colliding with an advertising hoarding beyond the boundary on day three in Barbados


Six of the best: Kusal joins legendary list

After the Sri Lankan's match-winning heroics in Durban, we take a look back at some similar classics from the past quarter-century


Perera the hero in epic Test run chase

Sri Lanka stun South Africa in Durban to claim a one-wicket win after thrilling final stand


Perera-retires-hurt-after-shocking-blow-still

Kusal retires hurt after bouncer blow

Sri Lankan No.4 becomes second batsman to retire hurt after a bouncer blow after taking hit to helmet on third morning


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