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T20 World Cup 2024 [Photos]: Meet the wives and girlfriends of Sri Lanka cricketers
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In the dynamic realm of global cricket, where every game unfolds a narrative of expertise, resolve, and triumph, the T20 World Cup 2024 in the USA and West Indies emerges as an epochal saga. Cricket aficionados worldwide brace themselves for a month-long extravaganza of awe-inspiring displays and edge-of-the-seat moments.

Beyond the fervent fanfare, cricketers are resolute in their quest to uphold national pride, and the Sri Lankan contingent exemplifies this spirit. The Islanders spare no effort in their preparations, harbouring aspirations for the coveted championship like their counterparts. As we applaud the athletes poised to grace the arena, it is imperative to recognize the remarkable women who form the backbone of their support system.

With that sentiment in mind, let us pause to acquaint ourselves with the women who stand steadfast beside the Sri Lankan cricketers partaking in the T20 World Cup 2024, offering unwavering guidance amidst the peaks and valleys of their careers.

1. Charith Asalanka’s wife Kavandika Asalanka

Charith Asalanka’s wife Kavandika Asalanka
Charith Asalanka’s wife Kavandika Asalanka (PC-Twitter)

Kavandika and Charith Asalanka commenced their journey into matrimony on the 28th of November 2022, marking the inception of a fresh chapter in their romantic saga.

2. Pathum Nissanka’s wife Eshani Kumarasinghe

Pathum Nissanka’s wife Eshani Kumarasinghe
Pathum Nissanka’s wife Eshani Kumarasinghe (PC-Twitter)

Eshani Kumarasinghe stands as the steadfast support in Pathum Nissanka‘s journey as he proudly showcases Sri Lanka’s excellence on the global platform.

3. Kusal Mendis’ wife Travis Alabanza

Kusal Mendis’ wife Travis Alabanza
Kusal Mendis’ wife Travis Alabanza (PC-Twitter)

Travis Alabanza provides steadfast companionship to Kusal Mendis, offering unwavering encouragement throughout his path in cricket.

4. Sadeera Samarawickrama’s wife Thilakshi Gamage

Sadeera Samarawickrama’s wife Thilakshi Gamage
Sadeera Samarawickrama’s wife Thilakshi Gamage (PC-Twitter)

Thilakshi Gamage and Sadeera Samarawickrama‘s romantic tale blossomed during their high school days, and their connection has only deepened as he is chased his aspirations in cricket.

5. Dasun Shanaka’s wife Chewanthi Perera

Dasun Shanaka’s wife Chewanthi Perera
Dasun Shanaka’s wife Chewanthi Perera (PC-Twitter)

Chewanthi Perera, renowned fashion creator and the visionary behind Chewlee Ceylon, exchanged vows with Sri Lanka’s cricket captain Dasun Shanaka on the 5th of September 2020, becoming an unwavering support in his journey.

6. Dhananjaya de Silva’s wife Sanduni Nisansala

Dhananjaya de Silva’s wife Sanduni Nisansala
Dhananjaya de Silva’s wife Sanduni Nisansala (PC-Twitter)

Sanduni Nisansala stands as the steadfast partner of Dhananjaya de Silva, providing unwavering encouragement from the sidelines.

7. Dunith Wellalage’s girlfriend Deanne Destiny De Silva

Dunith Wellalage’s girlfriend Deanne Destiny De Silva
Dunith Wellalage’s girlfriend Deanne Destiny De Silva (PC-Twitter)

Deanne Destiny De Silva, currently pursuing studies in marketing, is the beloved partner of Dunith Wellalage, offering invaluable support and encouragement at every turn.

8. Dilshan Madushanka’s girlfriend Nimasha Nanayakkara

Dilshan Madushanka’s girlfriend Nimasha Nanayakkara
Dilshan Madushanka’s girlfriend Nimasha Nanayakkara (PC-Twitter)

Nimasha Nanayakkara stands as Dilshan Madushanka‘s devoted companion, providing steadfast encouragement in his pursuit of excellence in cricket.

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9. Angelo Mathews’ wife Heshanie Silva

Angelo Mathews’ wife Heshanie Silva
Angelo Mathews’ wife Heshanie Silva (PC-Twitter)

Angelo Mathews exchanged vows with his lifelong companion, Heshanie Silva. Their wedding celebration took place on the 18th of July 2013.

10. Dushmantha Chameera’s wife Sulochana Dilrukshi

Dushmantha Chameera’s wife Sulochana Dilrukshi
Dushmantha Chameera’s wife Sulochana Dilrukshi (PC-Twitter)

Sulochana Dilrukshi‘s steadfast backing of Dushmantha Chameera underscores the significance of a nurturing and supportive relationship amid professional pursuits.

11. Wanindu Hasaranga’s wife Vindya

Wanindu Hasaranga’s wife Vindya
Wanindu Hasaranga’s wife Vindya (PC-Twitter)

Vindya, the wife of Wanindu Hasaranga, fosters a supportive atmosphere for him as he shines representing Sri Lanka on the global platform, steadfastly standing by his side through all challenges and triumphs.

12. Kamindu Mendis’ wife Nishni

Kamindu Mendis’s wife Nishni
Kamindu Mendis’s wife Nishni (PC-Twitter)

Sri Lankan cricket sensation Kamindu Mendis enters marital bliss with his childhood sweetheart, Nishni, who serves as his unwavering support and strength.

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