Ashan Priyanjan

by Ram 08 Apr,2022
Ashan Priyanjan
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 6 Inch
Weight in KG 67 kg
Weight 67 kg
Personal Info
  • Past Team Colombo stars
  • Father Nationality Sri Lankan
  • Birth Name Subasinghe Mudiyanselage Ashan Priyanjan
  • Net Worth $5 Miliion
  • Mother Nationality Sri Lankan
  • Salary $10000 p.a
  • Married to Ama Rajapakse
  • Birth Country Colombo
  • Famous Name Ashan Priyanjan
  • Horoscope Leo
  • Wife nationality Sri Lankan
  • Nationality Sri Lankan
  • Current team Kathmandu Kings XI
  • Current City Colombo
  • Religion Hindu
  • Profession Crickter
  • Famous for Cricket
  • Currently Club Kathmandu Kings Xi
  • University attended Nalanda Colege Colombo

Subasinghe Mudiyanselage Ashan Priyanjan, famously known as Ashan Priyanjan, is a famous Sri Lankan cricketer who plays mainly as a middle-order batsman for the nation's side in limited over formats. He occasionally plays as an aright arm-off-break bowler as well.

Sri Lanka's right-arm off-break bowler, Priyanjan, was born on 14 August 1989 in the largest city (by Population) of Srilanka called Colombo west province with the star sign, Leo. Currently, he is 32 years of age. The middle-orbit batsman, who also bowls handy off-spin, captained Sri Lanka in the 2008 ICC U -19 world cup.

Ashan Priyanjan's Cricket career and stats

Domestic career

The 32 years old Sri Lanka international Priyanjan set foot into cricket way back in 2008, playing Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club when he was 19 years old. Priyanjan even captained Sri Lanka in the 2008 ICC U-19 cricket world cup. He was a vital player for the team. Similarly, he also made a considerable contribution to the T20 SAF games in Bangladesh in Jan 2010.

On 25 July 2014 Scored a century against Ireland, hitting 111 off 70 balls. He has won numerous individual awards and rewards during his tenure there. The Sri Lankan nationality was named Dambulla's squad for the 2017-18 Super Four Provincial tournament. Priyanjan has played in different cricket clubs. 

Ashan Ashan playing Everest Premier League in Nepal        SOURCE: Instagram

In 2017, before joining Colombo Stars, he signed a 3-years contract with Band-e-Amir Dragons. Currently, Colombo-born star bowler joined Kathamndu Kings XI, a professional Franchise cricket team based in the capital city of Nepal, in the Everest Premier League.

International career

Talking about Priyanjan's international career and stats, he has portrayed the Sri Lanka cricket team in different tournaments and Championship. He played in 23 ODI games with the top score of 74 runs, and in T20i, he appeared in just three games now.

Kathmandu Kings XI's right-arm off break made his ODI debut on 25 December 2013 in the match against Pakistan whereas, in T20, he debuted on 6 September 2017.

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The net worth and career earnings of Ashan Priyanjan in 2022

Subasinghe Mudiyanselage Ashan Priyanjan, aka Ashan Priyanjan, is a well-established Sri Lankan cricketer who mostly credits his net worth to his cricket career. According to our research, he has an estimated net worth of about $5 Million. When he joined the Lanka Premier league in 2020, he netted an annual salary of $10,000 per season.

The cricketer has other incomes sources, including ad commercials and endorsements deals. While playing numerous ODI and T20 games, he has earned $1,49,000 combined, raising his cash flow. Priyanjan is living the luxurious life he wanted presently.

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Personal info and love life

Talking about his educational background, he completed his higher level study at Nalanda College Colombo, where he was vice-captain and played on the College First XI team from 2005 to 2008.

shan Priyanjan and his beloved wife Ama        SOURCE: Instagram

The Sri Lankan descent, Kathamdnu Kings Xi bowler, has not revealed anything about his parents. However, he has shared his love life matter with the public. Ashan Priyanjan is a happily married person. He is married to his gorgeous long-term girlfriend, Ama Rajapakse. The duology exchanged their vows in 2017 and celebrated their wedding party on 30 May 2017 at Pegasis Hotel, Wattala.

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