Chamika Karunaratne is a very famous Sri Lankan cricketer who plays for the National Sri Lankan team in all three formats of cricket which are test cricket, one-day internationals, and T20 International Cricket.
He was born in Colombo, Sri Lanka on the 29th of May India 1996 in a Christian family. His father’s name is Louis Karunaratne and his mother’s name is Veena Karunaratne he has two brothers whose names are Dinuka Karunaratne, and Niluka Karunaratne.
He completed his schooling at a local private school in Colombo and then went to Royal College in Colombo, Sri Lanka to complete his higher education and graduation. He was very much interested in playing cricket since childhood and made his first-class debut for Tamil Union cricket and athletic club on the 18th of December in the year 2015 at the Premier League tournament. He made his debut for the Sri Lanka cricket team at the International level in February 2019.
Chamika Karunaratne Bio
|Real Name||Edirimuni Chamika Dinushan Perera Karunaratne|
|Famous Name||Chamika Karunaratne|
|Date of Birth||29 May 1996|
|Age (in years)||26 Years|
|Birth Place||Colombo, Sri Lanka|
|Home Town||Colombo, Sri Lanka|
|Family||Father: Louis Karunaratne|
Mother: Veena Karunaratne
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known|
Sister: Not Known
|Height||5’10″ (in Feet Inches)|
1.80 m (in meters)
180 cm (in centimeters)
|Weight||176 Ibs (in Pounds)|
80 Kgs (in kilograms)
|Body Measurements||Chest: 40 Inches|
Waist: 32 Inches
Biceps: 13 Inches
Education Details & Debut
|Debut||Test: 1 February 2019 v Australia|
ODI: 28 May 2021 vs Bangladesh
T20: 25 July 2021 v India
Social Media Info
He is a socially active person. He likes to use different social media platforms where he updates about himself and his upcoming movies. He is available on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. He has over 132K followers on his Instagram page. If you are a fan of him and want to know more about him, you can follow his social media accounts using the links given below.
Chamika Karunaratne Instagram : @chamikakarunaratne
Chamika Karunaratne Twitter : @ChamikaKaru29
Some Lesser Known Facts About Chamika Karunaratne
- He made his one-day international debut against Bangladesh on the 28th of May the year 2021.
- He made his debut in T20 International for the Sri Lankan team against India on the 25th of July in the year 2021.
- He was bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders to play in one of the most successful and loved cricket tournaments across the world which is the Indian Premier League 2022.
- He was included in the Sri Lankan National team as a right-handed batsman and also as a right-arm medium-fast bowler.
- He has contributed very well as an all-rounder for his team and has played many crucial innings and led his team to victory in many important and crucial matches till now.