The highlight of Thisara Perera's career was the ICC Men's T20 World Cup in 2014, which Sri Lanka won, beating India in the final
Thisara Perera became the ninth player to hit six sixes in an over in professional cricket.
West Indies turned a leisurely canter into a desperate scramble to achieve a series-clinching five-wicket victory over Sri Lanka with two balls to spare in the second ODI.
Darren Sammy said that a racist slur was used against him and Sri Lanka's Thisara Perera when they played for SunRisers Hyderabad in the IPL.
Sri Lanka announced the 15-member squad for the T20I series against West Indies.
Thisara Perera accepted the invitation of Army Commander Lieutenant general Shavendra Silva to join the army.
The hosts won the toss at the Wanderers Stadium, asked Sri Lanka to bat and bowled them out for 231.
New Zealand secured an unassailable 2-0 lead in the 3-match ODI series.
Jimmy Neesham blasted five sixes in the 49th over as New Zealand posted 371/7, their seventh highest ODI score of all time.
Shakib Al Hasan, angry with an umpiring decision, waved to call the batsmen back to the pavilion.