Ama Kanchana marked her entry into international cricket by making her T20 International debut against West Indies in March 2013. Her journey continued as she earned her One Day International (ODI) debut a year later, facing South Africa in October.
Kanchana’s presence in Sri Lanka’s squad for the 2016, 2018, and 2020 editions of the T20 World Cup highlights her consistent contributions to the team in the shortest format of the game.
Her remarkable performance in the ICC Women’s World Cup in 2017 showcased her abilities. During the tournament, Kanchana made valuable contributions with both the ball and the bat, scalping seven wickets in five matches and making noteworthy contributions with her batting skills.