|Date of Birth||17 July 2004|
|Place of Birth||Galle, Sri Lanka|
|Career||July 2004 - Active|
Batting & Fielding Statistics
1. Is the only bowler in ODI history to take four wickets in four balls when he reduced South Africa from 206 for 5 to 207 for 9 in Sri Lanka's heart-stopping chase of 210 in the 2007 World Cup, has claimed a record of three hat-tricks in ODIs.
2. In an ODI in 2010 against Australia, he scored 56 – a record for a No. 10 batsman; his 132-run stand with Angelo Mathews is the highest for the ninth wicket.
3. Is the most prolific wicket-taker in the Indian Premier League and became the first, and so far only, bowler to cross the 150-wicket mark in the tournament.
4. Playing in his fourth ICC CT
5. ODI debut against UAE at Dambulla in 2004
6. In 2011 he took two more ODI hat-tricks – against Kenya and Australia – to become the first bowler to take three in ODI cricket
7. For good measure, in April 2017 he took another international hat-trick – this time in a Twenty20 International against Bangladesh at Colombo