Vishwa Fernando      

Full name Muthuthanthrige Vishwa Thilina Fernando

Born September 18, 1991, Colombo

Current age 25 years 76 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Moratuwa Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka A Emerging Players, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education St. Sebastians College, Moratuwa

Muthuthanthrige Vishwa Thilina Fernando
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 1 0 0* 0.00 5 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 45 56 24 223 35 6.96 651 34.25 0 0 22 3 16 0
List A 19 9 5 18 10 4.50 74 24.32 0 0 1 0 5 0
Twenty20 8 1 0 2 2 2.00 7 28.57 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 12 16 1 1/16 1/16 16.00 8.00 12.0 0 0 0
First-class 45 74 5934 3916 128 5/35 9/145 30.59 3.95 46.3 5 6 0
List A 19 17 703 556 24 3/4 3/4 23.16 4.74 29.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 8 8 126 191 8 2/17 2/17 23.87 9.09 15.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle, Aug 4-6, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Jan 18-20, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle, Aug 4-6, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Panagoda, Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Colts Cricket Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (RPS), Dec 23, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 28, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Moors Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (PSS), Jan 21, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0*, 1/16, 0 Sri Lanka v Australia Galle 4 Aug 2016 Test # 2213
8, 2/104, 0, 2/38 Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A Worcester 10 Jul 2016 FC
14, 1/46, 0, 2/28 Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A Leicester 3 Jul 2016 FC
20, 5/37 Sri Lanka A v Durham Chester-le-Street 26 Jun 2016 FC
2/41, 19* Bloomfield v Chilaw Katunayake 4 Mar 2016 FC
0/22 Bloomfield v Saracens Katunayake 19 Feb 2016 FC
2, 0/12 Bloomfield v Moors Colombo (PSS) 21 Jan 2016 T20
2/24 Bloomfield v Galle CC Colombo (Colts) 20 Jan 2016 T20
2/17 Bloomfield v Nondescripts Colombo (PSS) 19 Jan 2016 T20
0/55, 1*, 1/10 Bloomfield v SL Army Colombo (Bloomfield) 15 Jan 2016 FC
Profile

A left-arm quick from Moratuwa, Vishwa Fernando has been earmarked for national duty, thanks largely to the skiddy pace he generates from a whippy action. Having made his first-class debut in 2012, Fernando showed early potential, claiming 26 wickets in his maiden season.

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Aug 4, 2016

Vishwa Fernando struck with his second ball in Test cricket, Sri Lanka v Australia, 2nd Test, Galle, 1st day, August 4, 2016

Vishwa Fernando struck with his second ball in Test cricket

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Tour Results
India v Sri Lanka at Dhaka - Apr 6, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at Dhaka - Apr 3, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 27 runs (D/L method)
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Chittagong - Mar 31, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 59 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Chittagong - Mar 27, 2014
England won by 6 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Netherlands v Sri Lanka at Chittagong - Mar 24, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 9 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)
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