Sports News Update: Thisara Perera, Sri Lanka’s all-rounder star, has been named Major in the Sri Lankan Army’s Gajaba Regiment. He joined the Army at the invitation of Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, according to Perera’s Twitter feed.
The former skipper from Sri Lanka was also quoted calling this occurrence his life’s greatest achievement.
I accepted the invitation of Army Commander Lieutenant general Shavendra Silva in the first place & joined the Army.Getting an invitation from someone like him was one of the biggest achievements of my life. Thank you Sir! I look forward to contributing my best to Army Cricket. pic.twitter.com/yfTFHANE1O
— Thisara perera (@PereraThisara) December 30, 2019