|Full name||Rupasinghe Jayawardene Mudiyanselage Gihan Madushanka Rupasinghe|
5 March 1986 |
Watupitiwala, Sri Lanka
|Bowling style||Right arm leg-break|
|T20I debut (cap 30)||2 September 2009 v New Zealand|
|Last T20I||4 September 2009 v New Zealand|
|Domestic team information|
|Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club|
Source: Cricinfo, 5 September 2009
Rupasinghe is the 30th Twenty20 International Cap for Sri Lanka. He made his T20I debut on 2 September 2009 against New Zealand.
He was educated at Nalanda College Colombo. Rupasinghe 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.
Rupasinghe 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 included to the 2004 Under-19 Cricket World Cup Squad as well.
- "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.