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Chanaka Wijesinghe      

Full name Chanaka Gimhana Wijesinghe

Born February 4, 1982, Kandy

Current age 32 years 73 days

Major teams Kandurata, Kandy Youth Cricket Club, Moors Sports Club, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Ragama Cricket Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Academy XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI, Sri Lanka Under-17s, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Occasional wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 6 in

Education St. Sylvester's College, Kandy

Chanaka Gimhana Wijesinghe
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 104 183 15 5050 250 30.05 8787 57.47 7 21 85 0
List A 74 70 11 1525 100* 25.84 2329 65.47 1 7 22 0
Twenty20 10 9 0 126 42 14.00 125 100.80 0 0 11 4 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 104 2234 1363 39 4/21 34.94 3.66 57.2 5 0 0
List A 74 460 420 16 5/52 5/52 26.25 5.47 28.7 0 1 0
Twenty20 10 1 23 24 3 3/24 3/24 8.00 6.26 7.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 2002/03
Last First-class Moors Sports Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Kaluthara, Apr 4-7, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (PSS), Sep 20, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Ragama Cricket Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Colombo (RPS), Dec 23, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Moors Sports Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (NCC), 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
11, 6 Ragama v Moors Kaluthara 4 Apr 2014 FC
3, 23 Ragama v Col CC Colombo (NCC) 6 Mar 2014 FC
1, 26* Ragama v SLPACC Colombo (Moors) 28 Feb 2014 FC
8, 4 Ragama v Bloomfield Colombo (Moors) 21 Feb 2014 FC
117*, 0/1 Ragama v Chilaw Colombo (RPS) 14 Feb 2014 FC
17, 28, 0/4 Ragama v Panadura Panadura 7 Feb 2014 FC
16, 4 Ragama v Tamil Union Colombo (PSS) 24 Jan 2014 FC
11, 42 Ragama v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 17 Jan 2014 FC
30 Ragama v Sinhalese Colombo (RPS) 23 Dec 2013 LA
25 Ragama v Colts Colombo (Colts) 12 Dec 2013 LA
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Nov 2, 2004

Chanaka Wijesinghe

Chanaka Wijesinghe

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Mar 13, 2001

Chanaka Gimhana Wijesinghe

Chanaka Wijesinghe - Portrait

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st ODI: Ireland v Sri Lanka at Dublin
May 6, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
2nd ODI: Ireland v Sri Lanka at Dublin
May 8, 2014 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
Essex v Sri Lankans at Chelmsford
May 13, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Kent v Sri Lankans at Canterbury
May 16, 2014 (14:00 local | 13:00 GMT | 09:00 EDT | 08:00 CDT | 06:00 PDT)
Sussex v Sri Lankans at Hove
May 18, 2014 (14:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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