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Damitha Hunukumbura      

Full name Damitha Nayanajith Hunukumbura

Born November 7, 1977, Kurunegala

Current age 39 years 74 days

Major teams Badureliya Sports Club, Burgher Recreation Club, Colombo Cricket Club, Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club, Moors Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Wayamba

Nickname Juji

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala

Damitha Nayanajith Hunukumbura
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 149 250 12 7368 119 30.95 8 47 117 11
List A 79 79 3 1868 79 24.57 0 11 21 7
Twenty20 19 18 0 410 87 22.77 305 134.42 0 2 45 16 7 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 149 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 79 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 19 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut 1996/97
Last First-class Badureliya Sports Club v Galle Cricket Club at Kaluthara, Jan 6-8, 2017 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Lankan Cricket Club v Badureliya Sports Club at Colombo, Dec 11, 2011 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Colombo Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Police), Aug 17, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Colts Cricket Club v Lankan Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Mar 29, 2012 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
55, 16 Galle CC v Badureliya Kaluthara 6 Jan 2017 FC
54, 56* Galle CC v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 2 Jan 2017 FC
66 Galle CC v Nondescripts Colombo (NCC) 28 Dec 2016 FC
18, 1 Galle CC v Chilaw Katunayake 21 Dec 2016 FC
10, 11 Galle CC v Tamil Union Colombo (Colts) 3 Mar 2016 FC
51, 25 Galle CC v Moors Colombo (RPS) 25 Feb 2016 FC
4, 8 Galle CC v Col CC Colombo (Colts) 18 Feb 2016 FC
5, 63 Galle CC v Ragama Colombo (SSC) 11 Feb 2016 FC
16, 2 Galle CC v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 2 Jan 2016 FC
94 Galle CC v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 26 Dec 2015 FC
Profile

A left-hand batsman and wicketkeeper, Damitha Hunukumbura has played plenty of first-class cricket, but hasn't made the leap to play international cricket for Sri Lanka yet. At a height of 6'1", Hunukumbura is among the taller wicketkeepers to play at this level, but he hasn't done badly. He has first-class hundreds, and one-day and Twenty20 fifties to his credit, but higher honours have eluded him despite a long career.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Plate: Badureliya v Moors at Colombo (Burgher) - Jan 20-22
Badureliya 300 (88.1 ov)
Plate: Bloomfield v Burgher at Panagoda - Jan 20-22
Bloomfield 290/8 (92 ov)
Super Eight: Chilaw v SL Army at Colombo (PSS) - Jan 20-23
Chilaw 190 SL Army 65/4 (27 ov)
Plate: Galle CC v Saracens at Colombo (Bloomfield) - Jan 20-22
Galle CC 301 Saracens 0/0 (1 ov)
KPCC v SL Air SC at Kaluthara - Jan 20-22
SL Air SC 426/9d KPCC 7/1 (5 ov)
Kurunegala Y v SLPACC at Kurunegala - Jan 20-22
Kurunegala Y 63/3 (23 ov)
Lankan CC v SL Navy at Colombo (Moors) - Jan 20-22
Lankan CC 364/5 (90 ov)
Super Eight: Nondescripts v Ragama at Colombo (CCC) - Jan 20-23
Nondescripts 265 Ragama 43/6 (21 ov)
Police SC v KTC at Hambantota - Jan 20-22
KTC 238/5 (90 ov)
Super Eight: Sinhalese v Colts at Katunayake - Jan 20-23
Sinhalese 275/7 (80 ov)
Super Eight: Tamil Union v Col CC at Colombo (Colts) - Jan 20-23
Tamil Union 377 (87.3 ov)
S Lanka U19 v Zim U19 at Paarl - Jan 20
S Lanka U19 won by 7 wickets (with 102 balls remaining)
1st T20I: South Africa v Sri Lanka at Centurion
Jan 20, 2017 (18:00 local | 16:00 GMT | 11:00 EST | 10:00 CST | 08:00 PST)
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