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Jayananda Warnaweera      

Full name Kahakatchchi Patabandige Jayananda Warnaweera

Born November 23, 1960, Matara

Current age 54 years 1 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Galle Cricket Club, Singha Sports Club

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium, Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 10 12 3 39 20 4.33 0 0 4 0 0 0
ODIs 6 3 3 1 1* - 11 9.09 0 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 68 76 33 265 24* 6.16 0 0 10 0
List A 7 3 3 1 1* - 0 0 0 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 10 15 2333 1021 32 4/25 8/188 31.90 2.62 72.9 3 0 0
ODIs 6 6 294 200 6 2/24 2/24 33.33 4.08 49.0 0 0 0
First-class 68 12953 5729 287 7/16 19.96 2.65 45.1 22 6
List A 7 294+ 267 10 4/67 4/67 26.70 4.08* 49.0* 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Kandy, Feb 23-27, 1986 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (PSS), Aug 9-13, 1994 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v Sri Lanka at Margao, Dec 8, 1990 scorecard
Last ODI Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Feb 4, 1993 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1985-1997
List A span 1988-1993
Profile

Warnaweera was an effective bowler in his limited Test career. An offspinner, Warnaweera bowled the ball at a quick pace but questions over the legality of his action eventually saw him sanctioned from the international arena.

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Apr 29, 2005

Jayananda Warnaweera inspects Galle International Stadium, April 29, 2005

Jayananda Warnaweera inspects Galle International Stadium

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS)
Nov 26, 2014 (14:30 local | 09:00 GMT | 04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST)
2nd ODI: Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS)
Nov 29, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST | 22:30 CST | 20:30 PST)
Group B: Bloomfield v SLPACC at Colombo (Bloomfield)
Dec 1, 2014 (09:45 local | 04:15 GMT | 23:15 EST | 22:15 CST | 20:15 PST)
Group A: Col CC v Ragama at Colombo (CCC)
Dec 1, 2014 (09:45 local | 04:15 GMT | 23:15 EST | 22:15 CST | 20:15 PST)
Group B: Colts v Moors at Colombo (Colts)
Dec 1, 2014 (09:45 local | 04:15 GMT | 23:15 EST | 22:15 CST | 20:15 PST)
Group B: Nondescripts v SL Air SC at Colombo (NCC)
Dec 1, 2014 (09:45 local | 04:15 GMT | 23:15 EST | 22:15 CST | 20:15 PST)
Group A: Sinhalese v Saracens at Colombo (SSC)
Dec 1, 2014 (09:45 local | 04:15 GMT | 23:15 EST | 22:15 CST | 20:15 PST)
Group A: SL Army v Tamil Union at Panagoda
Dec 1, 2014 (09:45 local | 04:15 GMT | 23:15 EST | 22:15 CST | 20:15 PST)
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