Sanath Jayasuriya Biography, Family, Career, IPL, Net Worth & Salary & Cars Collection.

Sanath Jaysuriya is a Sri Lanka Former Cricketer. His Role of the Sri Lanka Team was as an Opener Batsman. He is the Best Opener Batsman in the ODI Format. His Batting Style Left Handed Bat. His Bowling Style Left-arm orthodox. He was the most Successful Opener Batsman & Captain in the Sri Lanka Team.

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Personal Information:-

Sanath Jayasuriya was born 30th June, 1969 (Age 53 Years), Matara, Sri Lanka. His Height was 5 ft 7 inch (170 cm). His Full name was Sanath Teran Jayasuriya . His nicknames were Master Blaster, Little Dynamite, Matara Hurricane & Matara Mauler. The Bad news for Sri Lanka is that Sanath Jayasuriya is not Currently Playing in Test Matches, ODI Matches & T20I Matches. His Education was St. Servatius’ College.

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Family Information:-

Sanath Jayasuriya Father’s name was Dunstan Jayasuriya. His Mother’s name was Breeda Jayasuriya. His Brother’s name was Chandana Jayasuriya. He has Two Wife’s. His first Wife name was Sumudhu Karunanayake (m. 1998-1999). He married on 8th May, 1998. His Second Wife’s name was Sandra Jayasuriya ( married 2000-2012). He has a total of Three Children. His Son’s name was Ranuka Jayasuriya. His Daughter’s name was Yalindi Jayasuriya & Savindi Jayasuriya. 

Sanath Jayasuriya Debut & last Match Played Details:-

I Want to tell the Cricket Fans that Sanath Jayasuriya is not Currently Playing for the Sri Lanka national Team. There is Bad news for the Sri Lanka Team and for cricket Fans that Sanath Jayasuriya has taken retirement in Test, ODI & T20I Format as well as IPL. 

S.r  noFormat name Debut date Against team nameVenue name
1T20I15th June, 2006EnglandThe Rose Bowl
2TEST22nd February, 1991 New ZealandSeddon Park
3ODI26th December, 1989AustraliaMelbourne Cricket Ground
4IPL20th April, 2008Royal Challengers Bangalore Wankhede Stadium
S.r  noFormat name Last Match date Against team nameVenue name
1T20I25th June, 2011EnglandCounty Ground
2TEST1st December, 2007EnglandAsgiriya Stadium
3ODI28th June, 2011EnglandKennington Oval
4IPL11th April, 2010Rajasthan RoyalsSawai Mansingh Stadium

Once Again Sanath Jayasuriya is not Currently Playing & have taken retirement in Test, ODI & T20I Format as well as IPL.

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Sanath Jayasuriya career Details:-
CompetitionTestOdiT20lIpl
Matches1104453130
Innings1884333030
Runs697313430629768
Highest34018988114
Average (score)40.0732.1323.327.43
SR65.2791.22129.16144.36
Not Out141532
Fours91015007684
Sixes592702339
50s316844
100s142801
200s3000
300s1000
Maiden3234501
Wickets983231913
Economy2.474.797.377.96
4w6800
5w2400
BBI5/346/293/213/14
BBM9/746/293/213/14
Chart Information:-

  Sanath Jayasuriya has played a total of 616 Matches (110 TEST, 445 ODI & 31 T20I) International Matches in his career & IPL was 30. He has Played the most ODI matches. His Total Runs was 21,800 Runs(6,973 TEST, 13,430 ODI & 629) International Runs in his career & IPL was 768. He has hit the most Runs in the TEST format. His Highest score was 340 in TEST, 189 in ODI, 88 in T20I & 114 in IPL.

Sanath Jayasuriya’s Best highest score is 340 in a TEST Matches. His best Average Score in Tests is 40.07. He has the best strike rate in 129.16 T20I.  He has hit a total of 2,570 Boundaries ( 910 TEST, 1,500 ODI & 76 T20I) & IPL was 84. He has scored the most boundaries in the ODI format is 1,500. He has hit a total of 391 Sixes (59 TEST, 270 ODI & 23 T20I) & IPL 39. He has scored the most Sixes in the ODI format  270.

His Hit Total 107 Fifties (31 TEST, 68 ODI & 4 T20I) & IPL was 4. He has Scored the most Fifty in 68 in an ODI Format. He has hit a total of 43 of Hundred ( 14 TEST & 28 ODI ) & IPL was 1. He has Scored the most Hundred in 28 in an ODI Format. He has a total maiden Over 369 in His career (323 TEST & 45 ODI) & IPL was 1. Sanath Jayasuriya has taken 453 wickets in his career (98 TEST, 323 ODI & 19 T20I)& IPL 13.

He has taken the most wickets in the ODI is 323. His best Economy was 2.47 in TEST format. His Total 4w per Match was 14 ( 6 TEST & 8 ODI). His Total 5w per Match was 6 ( 2 TEST & 4 ODI). According to the chart the full form of BBI:- Best Bowling In Innings & the full form of BBM:- Best Bowling In Match. His BBI was 5/34 in TEST, 6/29 in ODI, 3/21 in T20I & 3/14 in IPL. His Best BBI was 6/29 in ODI. His BBM was 9/74 in TEST, 6/29 in ODI, 3/21 in T20I & 3/14 in IPL.

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International Information:-

Sanath Jaysuriya is a player in the Sri Lanka national Team. His Role in the Sri Lanka Team is Opener Batsman & Left-arm orthodox Bowler. He is the most successful All Rounder in the Sri Lanka Team. He was the Fourth highest run-scorer in ODI Cricket History. He is the attacking Batsmen for all the Format. He is the only Player to have taken 10,000 Runs and 300 Wickets in One Day International Cricket History as well as Sri Lanka Player.

Jayasuriya was also the Captain of the Sri Lanka Cricket Team From 1999 to 2003. He Played 38 Test Matches and 117 One Day Internationals in the Sri Lanka team as captain Between 1999 to 2003. He has scored the Fastest  50 runs in 17 balls (Against Pakistan), 100 runs in 48 balls(Against Pakistan) & 150 runs in 95 balls (Against England) in ODI Cricket. He was named the Most Valuable Player of 1996 Cricket World Cup.

He retired from Test Cricket in December 2007, ODI Cricket in 28th June 2011 & T20I Cricket in 25th June 2011. Under This Captaincy, Sri Lanka played 118 Matches, 66 Matches were won, 47 Matches were lost, 2 Matches were Tied, 3 Matches were Not Result and the Winning rate was 58.26%. In the List of the Best Captainship of Sri Lanka Team His 2nd Position After Kumar Sangakkara. 

IPL Information:-

Sanath Jayasuriya has played in IPL for Only one team. He has played for Mumbai Indians(MI). He is not a player Currently playing in IPL. He has not won the IPL trophy.

Net Worth & Salary:-

Sanath Jayasuriya Net worth(2022) was $16 Million (Indian Currency was ₹100 Crores Approx). His  Monthly Salary & Income was $1-$3 Million Dollar.

Total IPL Salary 

YearTeamSalary
2008Mumbai
Indians(MI)
₹ 39,156,000
2009Mumbai
Indians(MI)
₹ 47,892,000
2010Mumbai
Indians(MI)
₹ 45,132,750
Total₹ 132,180,750
Sanath Jayasuriya Cars Collections:- 

Sanath Jayasuriya’s car collection is small. He owns cars like:-

  • Volkswagen
  • Ferrari
  • Lamborghini
  • Audi…etc.

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