Thisara Perera

Thisara Perera is now available for all CPL matches - Hero CPL

The St Lucia Zouks have confirmed that Thisara Perera is now available for the duration of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL).
31 August 2019

Isuru Udana & Thisara Perera speak after the Afghanistan v Sri Lanka match at Cardiff #CWC19

Afghanistan v Sri Lanka - ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, Cardiff, 4th June 10:30AM
5 June 2019

Afridi, Malik and Perera Confirm Participation for ICC World XI against the Windies at Lord's

ICC World T20 winners – Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik and Thisara Perera – were the first set of players to confirm their participation for the ICC World XI in a T20I against the Windies to be played at Lord’s on 31 May.
19 April 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Thisara Perera

For his brilliant all-round performance in the ongoing tri-series in Dhaka, Sri Lanka all-rounder Thisara Perera has been named the Cricket World Player of the Week.
22 January 2018

All-round Perera helps Sri Lanka arrest losing slide

Thisara Perera picked four wickets and scored a blistering 39-run knock as Sri Lanka finally managed to return back to winning ways with a five-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in the fourth game of the tri-series in Dhaka.
22 January 2018

Thisara Perera to lead Sri Lanka in India ODIs

Sri Lanka have appointed all-rounder Thisara Perera as the captain for the upcoming limited overs series in India.
30 November 2017

Kusal, Thisara recalled for ODI series against Bangladesh

Sri Lanka selectors have recalled swashbuckling opening batsman Kusal Perera and all-rounder Thisara Perera for the three-match One-Day International series against Bangladesh.
18 March 2017

Thisara Perera, Mitchell Starc sanctioned by ICC

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera and Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc have been sanctioned by the International Cricket Council for their behaviour during the second One-Day International in Colombo.
26 August 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Alex Hales

For scoring 227 runs in the final three One-Day Internationals against South Africa at an average of 75, England opening batsman Alex Hales is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
15 February 2016

Thisara Perera announces retirement from Test cricket

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera had decided to retire from Tests with immediate effect and will continue to play the limited overs matches for Sri Lanka.
19 January 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Martin Guptill

For consistent performances in the limited overs series against Sri Lanka, New Zealand opening batsman Martin Guptill is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
11 January 2016

Injured Lasith Malinga ruled out of New Zealand ODI series

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga is set to miss the One-Day International series against New Zealand due to the knee injury that he suffered against West Indies in October.
24 December 2015

Thisara Perera included for West Indies T20Is

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera has made a return to the Twenty20 International squad to face West Indies in the upcoming two-match series.
6 November 2015

ICC Fines Dilshan, Thisara Perera

The International Cricket Council has fined Sri Lankan pair Tillakaratne Dilshan and Thisara Perera for Level 1 breaches of the ICC Code of Conduct during the first One-Day International against England.
27 November 2014

Tweet Of The Day - Perera Guides Punjab To Victory

A selection of our favourite tweets of the day, which focus on day two of Champions League T20. Thisara Perera along with skipper George Bailey steadied Punjab after an early wobble to guide them towards comfortable five-wicket victory over Hobart.
18 September 2014

Comeback Kings XI Punjab Down Hobart Hurricanes

For the second match in a row, the team batting second overcame the loss of wickets early on as Kings XI Punjab beat Hobart Hurricanes in the opening game in Group B of the Champions League T20 2014.
18 September 2014

Cricket World Player Of The Week - Thisara Perera

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera has been named as the Cricket World Player Of The Week after a brace of superb performances against Pakistan.
1 September 2014

Sri Lanka Brush Aside Pakistan To Clinch Series

Sri Lanka clinched a come-from-behind 2-1 series win by thumping Pakistan by seven wickets in the decisive third One-Day International in Dambulla, bowling their tourists out for just 102.
30 August 2014

All-Round Perera Levels Series For Sri Lanka

Thisara Perera hit a quickfire half-century to help his captain Angelo Mathews rescue Sri Lanka's innings and then took three wickets to bowl his side to a series-levelling 77-run win over Pakistan in the second ODI.
26 August 2014

Sri Lanka President's XI Beat Pakistanis

The Sri Lanka President's XI beat the Pakistanis by 13 runs in Misbah-ul-Haq's side's only warm-up game ahead of a three-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka.
20 August 2014