Lasith Abeyratne, a talented cricketer from Sri Lanka, was born on May 23, 1993. He is a right-handed wicket-keeper batsman, known for his skills in the first-class format of the game.
Abeyratne, along with Roshan Anurudda, holds the impressive record for the highest 7th wicket partnership in any form of T20 cricket, with an unbeaten 107 runs.
He has been a consistent performer in domestic cricket, representing Colombo in various tournaments. In March 2018, he was named in Colombo’s squad for the Super Four Provincial Tournament. The following month, he continued to showcase his skills by being included in Colombo’s squad for the Super Provincial One Day Tournament.
In August 2018, Abeyratne was once again named in Colombo’s squad, this time for the SLC T20 League. His contributions with the bat and behind the stumps have earned him recognition and opportunities at the domestic level.
In August 2021, he was selected to represent the SLC Reds team in the SLC Invitational T20 League tournament. His performances in the tournament further solidified his reputation as a dependable wicket-keeper batsman.
In the third edition of the Lanka Premier League, held in July 2022, Abeyratne was signed by the Kandy Falcons. His inclusion in the team showcased his capabilities and potential on a larger stage.
In the upcoming 2023 edition of the Lanka Premier League, Abeyratne has been drafted into the B-Love Kandy team. This opportunity will allow him to showcase his skills alongside other renowned players and make valuable contributions to his team’s success.
As a talented wicket-keeper batsman, Abeyratne’s selection in the B-Love Kandy team is a testament to his abilities and the trust placed in his potential. Fans eagerly anticipate his performances in the upcoming tournament, hoping to witness his batting prowess and skills behind the stumps.