Who is the Sri Lankan fan who got a jersey from Shahnawaz Dahani and met Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli in Dubai?

Gayan Manjula Senanayake is the hunch-backed cricket fan well-known all world wide, and was additionally current for Virat Kohli’s marriage ceremony reception in Mumbai.

Just a few days earlier, after India beat Pakistan of their first recreation of Asia Cup, Senanayake, the Sri Lankan fan, met with Kohli and Rohit Sharma, and posted a photograph from the assembly.

When he was at Kohli’s marriage ceremony reception in Mumbai, he had spoken about how he knew the previous India captain. Seems they’d first met within the U-19 world cup in Malaysia, within the match when Kohli first burst into public creativeness.

“I met him at 2007 below 19 world cup in Malaysia earlier than he got here to Sri Lanka. And each time he got here we stayed in contact,’ he had mentioned then. “I used to be the one fan to attend Virat’s reception. I felt on prime of the world. Virat is a good human being and this gesture was very touching since his reception was only for his shut pals, teammates and relations. He took a selfie with me. He then launched me to his spouse Anushka Sharma. He additionally danced with me. These moments will stick with me endlessly,” he had instructed reporters then.

In 2019, in an occasion in Manchester England, Senanayake gained the “gold” medal, voted within the international sports activities fan awards ceremony.

On the Asia Cup, the CEO of Sharjah Cricket Khalaf Bukhatir greeted Senanayake on the stadium.

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