Mathurage Don Kusal Janith Perera (Sinhala: ????? ??????; born 17 August 1990), more commonly known as Kusal Perera, is a professional Sri Lankan cricketer. He plays all forms of the game for the Sri Lanka national cricket team, and currently one of the permanent middle order batsman in all formats. He was a key member of the 2014 ICC World Twenty20 winning team. He owned the joint second fastest fifty of all time in ODI history.
He smashed 153 not out against South Africa in the first Test at Durban in 2019 to snatch the victory from the hands of South Africa by adding 78 runs for the last wicket with Vishwa Fernando in the match in the 4th innings of the Test match. That innings is named as the greatest test innings of All time in the history of 140 years test cricket by Golden Wiilow 25.In domestic cricket, he plays for the Wayamba cricket team.