Aravinda de Silva

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Facts of Aravinda de Silva

Birth Name
Pinnaduwage Aravinda de Silva
Famous Name
Aravinda de Silva
Married to
Anuskha de Silva


Career & Net worth

1.3 million per month
Net Worth
$10 million
Started career as


Married to
Anuskha de Silva

Pinnaduwage Aravinda de Silva, commonly known as Aravinda de Silva, is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and captain. He is also known as one of the stylists, right-handed and elegant batsmen who played for the English countryside. He was one of the critical members to winning the 1996 cricket world cup.

Furthermore, he retired in 2003 from all the formats, and he is the first man to score two unbeaten hundreds in a Test, where he scored unbeaten 138 and 103 against Pakistan in 1997.

Is Aravinda de Silva married or not? 

Yes, Aravinda de Silva is a 56 years old married man, and his wife's name is Anushka De Silva. They look happy together and live a great life together. Furthermore, there is no fixed information about his married date. 

Aravinda Aravinda de Silva with his wife. SOURCE:

Besides, he was not involved in any affairs and relationships before marriage. 

Aravinda de Silva's Net Worth and Salary 

Aravinda de Silva's net worth is approximately $10 million, and his salary annually is 15.7m per year. His monthly income is 1.3 million per month. On the other hand, he also made a good income from domestic games and other tournaments. 

Furthermore, he was appointed as the chairman of the national selection committee, and he is also making good earnings from there. 

Personal Facts about Aravinda de Silva

Aravinda de Silva was born on 17 October 1965, and he is 56 years old now. His nickname is Mad Max. He was born in Colombo, Srilanka, and his lower-level education was completed at Isipathana College. After that, he has completed his higher-level education at D.S Senanayake College, Colombo. 

Aravinda Aravinda de Silva giving instruction SOURCE:

Talking about his physical appearance, he is 5 feet 5 inches tall and black. His weight is around 60 kg. According to the astrologists, his zodiac sign is Libra. Additionally, he is currently working as the chairman of the national selection committee.

Is Aravinda de Silva Involved on social media?

No, he is not active on social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. He seems to be a private person and does not like to share his daily and cricket career news with fans and other people. 

Besides, he is a great player, and he is famous in every fan's heart though he did not use social media.


Aravinda de Silva was the greatest batsman in his career, and he is also known as a stylish batsman. He has started his career first playing domestic cricket for the English County Kent in 1995, which was a turning point for him. He made his test cricket debut against England in 1984, and he has made his ODI debut against Australia on 31 April 1984. 

Aravinda Aravinda de Silva batting from National Team. SOURCE: Indian

He was the key member when Sri Lanka won the 1996 Cricket World Cup, where his unbeaten century and three wickets gave him Man of the Match awards in the final match against Australia.

De Silva was selected as one of the five Wisden Cricketers of 1996 and one of the five Sri Lankan cricketers named on the prestigious list. The Wisden list of top 100 batting performances contains six entries for him, only one less than the West Indies batsman Viv Richards.

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