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Pulina Tharanga      

Full name Desenthuwa Handi Ashan Pulina Tharanga

Born January 23, 1993, Galle

Current age 21 years 330 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 17 22 7 551 101* 36.73 1000 55.10 1 2 54 4 6 0
List A 17 15 3 191 52 15.91 340 56.17 0 1 15 0 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 17 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
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Sri Lanka Army at Galle, Apr 1-3, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Katunayake, Apr 3-6, 2014 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
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
22 SLPACC v Moors Colombo (Moors) 16 Dec 2014 LA
0 SLPACC v Colts Colombo (NCC) 13 Dec 2014 LA
- SLPACC v Nondescripts Colombo (NCC) 9 Dec 2014 LA
1, 0/3 SLPACC v SL Air SC Katunayake 7 Dec 2014 LA
38 SLPACC v Chilaw Colombo (NCC) 5 Dec 2014 LA
27, 2* Tamil Union v SL Army Katunayake 3 Apr 2014 FC
6, 0/7, 7 Tamil Union v Col CC Colombo (Colts) 20 Mar 2014 FC
0 Tamil Union v Moors Colombo (NCC) 13 Mar 2014 FC
0/3, 7, 0/22 Tamil Union v Nondescripts Colombo (Bloomfield) 6 Mar 2014 FC
20, 33, 0/13 Tamil Union v Panadura Panadura 28 Feb 2014 FC
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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

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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
2nd Semi-Final: Moors v Sinhalese at Colombo (RPS) - Dec 19
Moors 230/8 Sinhalese 72/3 (15/50 ov)
NZ XI v Sri Lankans at Queenstown
Dec 21-22, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
Final: Colts v TBA at Colombo (RPS)
Dec 21, 2014 (09:45 local | 04:15 GMT | 23:15 EST | 22:15 CST | 20:15 PST)
1st Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch
Dec 26-30, 2014 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
2nd Test: New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington
Jan 3-7, 2015 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT | 17:00 EST | 16:00 CST | 14:00 PST)
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