Praveen Jayawickrama Wiki Biography, Age, Height, Family, Career & more


Praveen Jayawickrama

About Praveen Jayawickrama

Praveen Jayawickrama is a Sri Lankan Cricketer who plays for Moors Sports Club in Sri Lankan Domestic Cricket. He was born in Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. Jayawickrama was passionate about cricket since his childhood. He is a Right-Hand Batsman and he bowls Slow left arm orthodox. He plays for Moors Sports Club in List A and for Colts Cricket Club in First Class Cricket. Jayawickrama made his domestic Twenty20 debut in in the 2019–20 SLC Twenty20 Tournament on 4 January 2020, for Moors Sports Club.


Full Name Praveen Jayawickrama
Nick Name Praveen
Date Of Birth 30 September 1998 [1]wikipedia
Birth Place Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
Religion Buddhism
Horoscope Libra
Nationality Sri Lankan
Domestic Debut 2019
International Debut Test:- 29 April 2021 against Bangladesh
Profession Cricketer(Bowler)
Batting Right Hand Batsman
Bowling Slow left arm orthodox Bowler

Physical  Stats

Height In feet- 6 feet 1 inch
In centimetre- 185.4
Weight In kilogram- 80 kg
In Pound- 176.37 lbs
Age in 2020 22 Years
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Black
Shoe Size 8 UK


Father Not Known
Mother Not Known

Personal Life




Relationship & more

Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend N/A

Favorite Things

  • Jayawickrama’s favourite Batsman is Mahila Jaivardhan.
  • His favourite bowler is Muttaiya Murlidharan.
  • His favourite actor is Kavinga Perera.
  • Praveen’s favourite actress is Jacqueline Fernandez.

Social Media


Money Factor

Net Worth $1 Million USD
Earnings in 2020 Not Known
Income Source Cricket
Annual Salary Not Known
Cars Not Known
Houses Not Known


Does Praveen Jayawickrama, Consume Alcohol? No
Does Jayawickrama, Smoke Cigarettes? No
Can Drive? Yes
Can Jayawickrama Swim? Yes
Is Jayawickrama, Yoga Practitioner? No
Does Gym? Yes
Is Jayawickrama, a Jogger? Yes
Eating Habit? Non-Veg

Hobbies, Interests

Hobbies Travelling
Food Fish Ambul Thiyal and Kukul Mas Curry
Music Hip Hop and Rock
Sports Cricket and Football


  • He first came into spotlight when he was named in Sri Lanka’s squad for the 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup.
  • Parveen made his first-class debut against Burgher Recreation Club on 11 January 2019, for Colts Cricket Club in the 2018–19 Premier League Tournament.
  • He plays for Moors Sports Club in List A Cricket and made his List A debut on 15 December 2019 in the 2019–20 Invitation Limited Over Tournament.
  • He played his first T20 match in in the 2019–20 SLC Twenty20 Tournament on 4 January 2020 against Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club.
  • Then in April 2021, Parveen was named in the Sri Lanka’s Test squad against Bangladesh.
  • In the same month in April, he made his test debut for Sri Lanka.
  • He played his first test match on 29 April 2021 against Bangladesh and made headlines by picking 6 wickets in first inning and then 5 wickets in second inning.
  • Parveen had a dream start to his career and became the first Sri Lankan bowler and 16th overall in the world to take a ten-wicket haul on debut in a Test match.
  • He was also named in the Sri Lanka’s squad in June 2021 for their series against England.

Some unknown facts about



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