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Pulina Tharanga      

Full name Desenthuwa Handi Ashan Pulina Tharanga

Born January 23, 1993, Galle

Current age 22 years 220 days

Major teams Singha Sports Club, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Sri Devananda College

Desenthuwa Handi Ashan Pulina Tharanga
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 20 26 7 641 101* 33.73 1219 52.58 1 2 66 4 7 0
List A 17 15 3 191 52 15.91 340 56.17 0 1 15 0 6 0
Twenty20 6 6 1 87 35 17.40 89 97.75 0 0 5 3 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 20 10 246 231 0 - - - 5.63 - 0 0 0
List A 17 10 278 202 8 3/23 3/23 25.25 4.35 34.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 6 2 48 40 4 3/4 3/4 10.00 5.00 12.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Sri Lanka Army at Galle, Apr 1-3, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club at Pallekele, Mar 5-8, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (PSS), Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Moors Sports Club v Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Dec 16, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Apr 1, 2015 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Apr 8, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
19, 4/43 Selangor v Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur 14 Jun 2015 Other OD
55, 3/24 Selangor v Penang Kuala Lumpur 7 Jun 2015 Other OD
4/22 Selangor v Penang Kuala Lumpur 6 Jun 2015 Other OD
67, 0/47 Selangor v Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur 30 May 2015 Other OD
29, 3/43 Selangor v Sarawak Kuala Lumpur 24 May 2015 Other OD
83, 1/27 Selangor v Sarawak Kuala Lumpur 23 May 2015 Other OD
1/37, 81 Selangor v MAF Kuala Lumpur 10 May 2015 Other OD
0/20, 14 Selangor v MAF Kuala Lumpur 9 May 2015 Other OD
9 SLPACC v Colts Colombo (Bloomfield) 8 Apr 2015 T20
11 SLPACC v Nondescripts Colombo (NCC) 6 Apr 2015 T20
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Latest Photos

Aug 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga remained unbeaten on 50, Sri Lanka v South Africa, Group D, ICC Under-19 World Cup 2012, Brisbane, August 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga remained unbeaten on 50

© ICC/Getty

Aug 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga plays a shot on the off side, Sri Lanka v South Africa, Group D, ICC Under-19 World Cup 2012, Brisbane, August 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga plays a shot on the off side

© ICC/Getty

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd Test: Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (SSC) - Aug 28-Sep 1
India 312 & 274 Sri Lanka 201 & 67/3 (18.1 ov, target 386)
NZ Winter TS v Sri Lanka A at Lincoln
Oct 1, 2015 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 17:30 EDT -1d | 16:30 CDT -1d | 14:30 PDT -1d)
NZ Winter TS v Sri Lanka A at Lincoln
Oct 2, 2015 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 17:30 EDT -1d | 16:30 CDT -1d | 14:30 PDT -1d)
1st unofficial ODI: NZ A v Sri Lanka A at Christchurch
Oct 5, 2015 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 17:30 EDT -1d | 16:30 CDT -1d | 14:30 PDT -1d)
2nd unofficial ODI: NZ A v Sri Lanka A at Christchurch
Oct 7, 2015 (10:30 local | 21:30 GMT -1d | 17:30 EDT -1d | 16:30 CDT -1d | 14:30 PDT -1d)
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