Balapuwaduge Kusal Gimhan Mendis was born on the 2nd of February 1995 in Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. Kusal Mendis is amongst the finest timers of the ball in this Sri Lankan outfit. The 28-year-old is a wicket-keeper batter as he bats at the top order. He made his test debut against West Indies in October 2015 and ODI debut against Ireland in June 2016. The right-hander has so far scored 3938 runs in 58 tests registering 9 centuries and 17 half centuries.
He has scored 2654 runs in 95 ODIs registering 2 centuries and 20 half-centuries. In 55 T20Is, Mendis has scored 1270 runs. His ability to adapt to formats and conditions is his biggest strength. Behind the stumps, Mendis has looked sharp with his clever glovework and athleticism. he has registered 77 dismissals in tests, 54 in ODIs & 21 in T20Is. During the 2016-17 season, he was awarded ODI batter of the year by the Sri Lankan cricket board. Mendis played a fine knock of 91 in 87 balls against Pakistan in the Asia Cup Super 4 game to take his team into the final. Making his debut at the age of 20 the wicket-keeper batter definitely holds the key for the future of Sri Lankan cricket.
Kusal Mendis Net Worth
|Balapuwaduge Kusal Gimhan Mendis
|Net Worth In INR
|INR 12 crore
As per the information obtained from various sources, the estimated net worth of Kusal Mendis is between $ 1-3 million. Kusal Mendis represents Galle Gladiators in the Lanka Premier League (LPL). His franchise fees for the Lanka Premier League (LPL) is INR 80 lakhs per season. He also plays for the Pretoria Capitals in the South Africa T20 tournament where he earns approximately INR 18 lakhs.
Kusal Mendis Salary
As per the reports, his annual salary is 1.5 crore. Kusal Mendis is an experienced campaigner at the international level so he is included in the central contract list.
Kusal Mendis Brand Endorsements
Mendis has signed an endorsement deal with Stanford, a sports equipment company.
Kusal Mendis Car Collection
Kusal Mendis owns an SUV car.
Kusal Mendis House
Kusal Mendis was born in Moratuwa, Sri Lanka but now resides in Gorakana, Panadura.