|Full Name Michael Tissera|
Bowling style Legbreak
|Batting style Right-hand bat|
Anura Tennekoon vs Michael Tissera - Anura Tennekoon on 'Legends with Rex'
- Anura Tennekoon vs Michael Tissera Anura Tennekoon on Legends with Rex
- School times
- Domestic career
- International career
He was educated at S. Thomas' College, Mount Lavinia, where, initially appearing in 1954 aged fourteen, he captained the Thomian cricket team in the Royal–Thomian series, known as "The Battle of the Blues", in 1957 and 1958. He made his first-class debut in March 1959, in the annual Gopalan Trophy encounter between Ceylon and Madras.
He played three ODIs in the 1975 World Cup. A stalwart of Sri Lankan cricket, he managed the national team between 2005 and 2007.