Full name Aruna Alwis Wijesiri Gunawardena
Born March 31, 1969, Colombo
Current age 48 years 114 days
Major teams Sri Lanka, Mercantile Cricket Association, Moors Sports Club, Sinhalese Sports Club, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Sri Lanka Under-24s
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
|Only ODI||India v Sri Lanka at Hyderabad (Deccan), Feb 18, 1994 scorecard|
|First-class span||1988/89 - 1999/00|
|List A span||1988/89 - 1996/97|
Aruna Gunawardena was an opening batsman who made one international appearance, scoring 2 against India in February 1994. That he was picked for an ODI was more than surprising given his almost non existent one-day experience. He was more at home in first-class cricket.
Is the Universe Boss ready to hang up his boots? Not quite - poor year or not
Also, what is the record for the number of sixes hit in a T20 match?