Dhananjaya de Silva Family, He is a Sri Lankan international cricketer who is a right-handed batsman and occasional bowler. He was born on 6 September 1991 in Hambantota, Sri Lanka.
Dhananjaya de Silva’s father, Ranjan de Silva, was a politician. He was a member of the United National Party and served as the Member of Parliament for the Matara District from 2015 to 2018. On 25 May 2018, Ranjan de Silva was shot dead by an unidentified gunman in front of his home in Ratmalana, Colombo. Dhananjaya de Silva has one older brother and one younger brother.
His older brother, Dilshan de Silva, is also a cricketer. Dilshan de Silva played for Sri Lanka at the Under-19 level and played for the Sri Lanka A team. Dhananjaya de Silva is married to Anula Jayawardena. They have one daughter, born in 2022.
Here is a more detailed family tree of Dhananjaya de Silva Family:
- Ranjan de Silva (father) – Politician
- Anula Jayawardena (wife)
- Dhananjaya de Silva
- Dilshan de Silva (brother)