Nuwan - meaning and definition. What is Nuwan
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What (who) is Nuwan - definition

Nuwan (Sinhala: නුවන්) is a Sinhalese masculine given name. It may refer to the following notable Sri Lankan cricketers:
Nuwan Sanjeewa         
Nuwan Sanjeewa (born Athukoralage Nuwan Sanjeewa on 1 June 1978) was a Sri Lankan cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and right-arm bowler who played for Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club.
Nuwan Jayawardene         
Nuwan Jayawardene (born Sanjeewa Nuwan Jayawardene on 24 October 1978) was a Sri Lankan cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and a right-arm off-break bowler who played for Colts Cricket Club.
Examples of use of Nuwan
1. Not to forget Nuwan Zoysa who is as stingy as they come.
2. Dravid said he was not daunted that the hosts achieved wins even when their stalwarts such as Muttiah Muralitharan, Sanath Jayasuriya, Chaminda Vaas and Nuwan Zoysa were missing.
3. Sri Lanka: Mahela Jayawardene (captain), Upul Tharanga, Michael Vandort, Kumar Sangakarra, Thilan Samaraweera, Tillekeratne Dilshan, Chaminda Vaas, Farveez Maharoof, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kulasekera, Muttiah Muralitharan.
4. Nuwan Kulasekara, coming in at number 10, edged a rising delivery, as number 10s tend to do, which hit Alastair Cook‘s shoulder and spooned behind him.
5. Bizarrely, at one stage Panesar also found himself at leg gully among a cluster of close fielders as Mahmood peppered Nuwan Kulasekera with some short stuff.