|Full name||Rupasinghe Jayawardene Mudiyanselage Gihan Madushanka Rupasinghe|
5 March 1986 |
Watupitiwala, Sri Lanka
|Bowling style||Right arm leg-break|
|Domestic team information|
|Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club|
|Source: , 5 September 2009|
Rupasinghe Jayawardene Mudiyanselage Gihan Madushanka Rupasinghe (born March 5, 1986, in Watupitiwala), is a Sri Lankan "T20" cricketer. Gihan is Sri Lanka's 30th Twenty20 International Cap [Sri Lanka Vs New Zealand at Colombo RPS 2009]. He was educated at Nalanda College Colombo.
Gihan is OBSERVER-BATA Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year 2006 and also became the best all rounder in 2006. He captained Nalanda College first XI team in 2006.
Gihan played for Sri Lanka Schools under-17 team at the Asian Schools Cricket Tournament held in Sri Lanka in 2002 and toured with the Sri Lanka under-19 cricket team to Pakistan in 2005.
He was also in the under-19 World Cup Squad in 2004.
- "Nalandian Gihan Rupasinghe OBSERVER-BATA Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year by Leslie Fernando". Sunday Observer. 2006-07-23. Retrieved 23 January 2012.
- "Ananda better equipped than Nalanda in 77th encounter by Leslie Fernando". Sunday Observer. 2006-02-26. Retrieved 23 January 2012.
- "Nalanda hopeful of victory by Dinesh WEERAWANSA". Dailynews. 2006-03-04. Retrieved 23 January 2012.