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Nisitha Rupasinghe      

Full name Nisitha Sudeep Rupasinghe

Born July 11, 1979, Kandy

Current age 35 years 68 days

Major teams Colombo Cricket Club, Kandurata, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Height 5 ft 8 in

Education Kingswood College, Kandy

Nisitha Sudeep Rupasinghe
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 100 115 31 696 34 8.28 0 0 58 0
List A 69 34 12 143 19 6.50 0 0 24 0
Twenty20 7 5 2 27 17 9.00 45 60.00 0 0 2 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 100 17131 7914 366 7/19 21.62 2.77 46.8 18 3
List A 69 2971 1944 105 5/19 5/19 18.51 3.92 28.2 4 2 0
Twenty20 7 7 117 163 6 3/16 3/16 27.16 8.35 19.5 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1998/99
Last First-class Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Nov 14-16, 2008 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Kandurata v Wayamba at Kurunegala, Jan 11, 2008 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Colombo Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Police), Aug 17, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 1, 2007 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/9, 12, 0/35, 16* Col CC v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 14 Nov 2008 FC
5/83, 22, 0/14 Col CC v Nondescripts Colombo (NCC) 21 Feb 2008 FC
7, 0/40, 4, 2/30 Col CC v Tamil Union Colombo (CCC) 14 Feb 2008 FC
3/21, 25, 2/30 Col CC v Ragama Colombo (CCC) 7 Feb 2008 FC
0, 0/51, 5/73 Col CC v Bloomfield Colombo (CCC) 24 Jan 2008 FC
11, 3/57, 0, 2/39 Col CC v Moors Colombo (Moors) 17 Jan 2008 FC
- Kandurata v Wayamba Kurunegala 11 Jan 2008 LA
0, 0/52 Col CC v Sinhalese Colombo (CCC) 9 Dec 2007 LA
9, 2/28 Col CC v Ragama Colombo (CCC) 8 Dec 2007 LA
3/34, 13 Col CC v Chilaw Colombo (CCC) 2 Dec 2007 LA
Profile

Nisitha Rupasinghe is an outstanding bowling all-rounder who bowls left arm spin and middle order right hand. Rupasinghe has been one of the leading professional players in UK, where he has excelled at numerous clubs, including successful stints in the Fleetwood cc North Lancashire and northern premier league. He represents Sri Lankan under-19, Sri Lanka A team, provincial team Kandurata has been able to excel in their performances and gained lot of achievements from his contribution. Between 2005-2007 under his captaincy, he pushed hard for International recognition too, winning places in various development squads as well as the Sri Lanka "A' squad. He has developed his game alongside international stars such as Roshan Mahanama, Jehan Mubarak, Chamara Kapugedera, Mario Villavarayan at his club (the famous CCC) and Upul Chandana at mercantile team (E-wis ltd) He has been awarded with many titles in his domestic career, most notably the Best bowler premier league 2002-03 season, and best bowler in premier limited over tournament in 2006/07.

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Sep 9, 2004

Nisitha Rupasinghe

Nisitha Rupasinghe

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Mar 6, 2002

Portrait of Nisitha Rupasinghe, 2002

Portrait of Nisitha Rupasinghe, 2002

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Country Fixtures Country Results
2nd Quarter-Final: SL Women v TBA at Incheon
Sep 23, 2014 (14:00 local | 05:00 GMT | 01:00 EDT | 00:00 CDT | 22:00 PDT)
1st ODI: S Lanka U19 v Aust U19 at Colombo (SSC)
Sep 25, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
2nd ODI: S Lanka U19 v Aust U19 at Colombo (RPS)
Sep 27, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
3rd ODI: S Lanka U19 v Aust U19 at Colombo (PSS)
Sep 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
2nd Quarter-Final: Sri Lanka v TBA at Incheon
Sep 30, 2014 (14:00 local | 05:00 GMT | 01:00 EDT | 00:00 CDT | 22:00 PDT)
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