Asitha Fernando is a Sri Lankan cricketer. He was born in Katuneriya, Sri Lanka on the 31st of July in the year 1997. He is a famous pace bowler. He has the right-handed batting style and has the bowling style of right arm fast medium pacer. He made his debut in a first-class match in July 2017. He completed his schooling at a local School and completed his graduation from St. Sebastian’s College, Katuneriya, Sri Lanka. He has played both National and international matches.
He started his cricket career by getting selected for the Under 19 World Cup for Sri Lanka. In the year 2017-18, he played for SLC 2022 Chilaw Marians Cricket Club. In the year 2018, he also was the leading wicket-taker for Dambulla in the tournament and also hit 3 sixes. He made his ODI debut in the year 2017 against Zimbabwe. He made his debut in test matches on the 3rd of January in the year 2021 against South Africa and played his last test match on the 22nd of January 2021 against England.
He was born in a Buddhist family in Katuneriya, Sri Lanka. He likes to keep his family and his personal information secret and away from the media. His family is very supportive and also can be seen in different events and matches. He is an unmarried man.
Asitha Fernando Bio
|Real Name||Asitha Madusanka Fernando|
|Date of Birth||31st July 1997|
|Age (in years)||25 Years|
|Birth Place||Katuneriya, Sri Lanka|
|Home Town||Katuneriya, Sri Lanka|
|Family||Father: Not Known |
Mother: Not known
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known|
Sister: Not Known
|Height||5’11” (in Feet Inches)|
1.80 m (in meters)
180 cm (in centimeters)
|Weight||168 Ibs (in Pounds)|
76 Kgs (in kilograms)
|Body Measurements||Chest: 40 Inches|
Waist: 32 Inches
Biceps: 13 Inches
Education Details & Debut
|College||St. Sebastian’s College, Sri Lanka|
Social Media Info
He uses social media platforms actively. He uses different social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram. He has over 75.3k followers on Twitter, 68.4k followers on his Instagram page and 1.8k followers on Facebook. If you want to follow his latest update you can follow him by using the given links below.
Asitha Fernando Instagram- @asitha_78
Asitha Fernando Twitter- Not Available
Some Lesser Known Facts About Asitha Fernando
- He has played 7 test matches and has an average of 24.55 in which he took 20 wickets, and has an economy of 3.24 so far.
- He has played 4 ODI matches and has an average of 0 in which he took 0 wickets, and has an economy of 6.90 so far.
- He has played 2 T20I matches and has an average of 42.50 in which he took 2 wickets, and has an economy of 10.62 so far.
- He has played 34 T20 matches and has an average of 20.63 in which he took 44 wickets, and has an economy of 7.94 so far.
- His net worth is approximately $ 5M.