This Biography is about one of the best Professional Cricketer of the world Lasith Malinga including his Height, weight, Age & Other Detail…
|Real Name||Separamadu Lasith Swarnajith|
|Nickname||Kagawena, Slinga, Slinga Malinga|
|Age (as in 2019)||36 Years old|
|Physical Stats & More Info|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 7”
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 75 kg
in Pounds- 165 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||– Chest: 41 Inches
– Waist: 33 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Hair Colour||Black (Dyed Golden-Brown)|
|Cricket Of Lasith Malinga|
|International Debut||Test- 1 July 2004 vs Australia in Darwin
ODI- 17 July 2004 vs UAE in Dambulla
T20- 15 June 2006 vs England in Southampton
|Coach/Mentor||Chamapaka Ramanayake (Former Sri Lankan cricketer)|
|Jersey Number||#99 (Srilanka) #99 (Mumbai Indians)|
|Domestic/State Teams||Mumbai Indians, Middlesex, Ruhuna Royals, Melbourne Stars, Ruhuna Reds, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Jamaica Tallawahs|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm fast|
|Batting Style||Right Handed Bat|
|Nature on field||Aggressive|
|Records/Achievements (main ones)||• As of March 2017, Lasith Malinga is the only bowler in cricket history to have taken 4 wickets in 4 consecutive balls, achieving the feat against South Africa in 2007.
• Malinga is the only player in the world with two world cup hat-tricks to his name. While the first came against the proteas at the 2007 World Cup, the second was recorded against Kenya at the 2011 World Cup.
• He is the first and until now the only bowler in history to take 3 hat-tricks in ODI Cricket.
• As of February 2017, with 311 wickets in 227 matches, Malinga is the second highest wicket-taker in the T20 format.
• As of January 2017, despite featuring in only 7 seasons of the IPL, Malinga is the leading wicket-taker in the tournament’s history with 143 wickets in 98 games.
• With unbelievable numbers of 6/7, he still holds the best bowling figures in Big Bash history.
• While batting at number 10 for Sri Lanka, Malinga once scored 56 runs with the bat, thus becoming the highest run-getter ever at number 10 position for Sri Lanka. Additionally, with this knock, he became the 4th highest run-scorer overall at the aforesaid batting position.
|Personal Life Of Lasith Malinga|
|Date of Birth||28 August 1983|
|Birth Place||Galle, Sri Lanka|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Virgo|
|Hometown||Galle, Sri Lanka|
|School||Vidyathilake Vidyalaya, Thiranagama Vidyaloka College, Galle|
|College||Mahinda College, Galle|
|Educational Qualification||Not Known|
|Family||Father- Name Not Known
Mother- Name Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
|Hobbies||Listening to music|
|Controversies||Time and again, reports have emerged in the media which show a bitter relationship between Malinga and the Sri Lankan Cricket Board. It all started when the ‘slinger’ announced his retirement from Test Cricket in 2011 in order to prolong his ODI and T20 career. His retirement decision, however, did not go well with the board, which in its statement said that Malinga does not care about the fate of national cricket and is concerned only with the “big bucks” that he makes playing in leagues like the IPL.|
|Favourite Things Of Lasith Malinga|
|Favourite Cricketer||Aravinda de Silva|
|Girls, Family & More Of Lasith Malinga|
|Wife||Tanya Perera, Dancer/Choreographer|
|Marriage Date||January 22, 2010|
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