Pathirana’s performance in IPL was like this
Let us tell you that Pathirana’s performance in IPL has been very strong so far. While playing 11 matches so far in the tournament, he has taken 17 wickets at an economy rate of 7.72. Pathirana’s place is at number three among the most wicket-takers from Chennai.
Dhoni’s search is stone pelting
Significantly, Mathisha Pathirana was discovered by Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Dhoni had seen Pathirana’s bowling in a viral video and was impressed by him. After this, Pathirana was invited to join the Chennai team for the IPL. Although usually this step has been taken for very few players. After this, Pathirana was added to the team only at the behest of Dhoni and he was also given tremendous training. It is his wonder that today Pathirana is showing strong game along with being famous as Baby Malinga.