Nushan Weerasinghe became the second Trinitian this season to pass the 1000 run mark. Weerasinghe is a stylish opening batsman and a fine right arm spin bowler. He hails from a famous sporting family. His grandfather William Weerasinghe was a well-known sportsman from Dharmaraja College.
His father Mahesh too was a good sportsman who represented Dharmaraja College. He is the present senior vice president of Kandy Sports Club. Some of Nushan’s memorable scores came in the form of; 105 (Royal), 105 (St. Sebastian’s), 110 (De Mazenod), 87 (St Peter’s), 78 (Maris Stella), 68 (Wesley) 78 (St. Mary’s).