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Thilina Kandamby      

Full name Sahan Hewa Thilina Kandamby

Born June 4, 1982, Colombo

Current age 32 years 204 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Abahani Limited, Basnahira North, Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Central Province, Kandurata Maroons, Sinhalese Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Board President's XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Sahan Hewa Thilina Kandamby
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 39 36 6 870 93* 29.00 1250 69.60 0 5 71 0 7 0
T20Is 5 4 0 13 10 3.25 21 61.90 0 0 0 0 4 0
First-class 145 211 18 8037 340* 41.64 18 36 78 0
List A 224 193 33 5566 128* 34.78 7319 76.04 3 40 61 0
Twenty20 53 46 8 882 90 23.21 734 120.16 0 2 80 22 20 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 39 9 174 173 2 2/37 2/37 86.50 5.96 87.0 0 0 0
T20Is 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 145 2472 1825 44 4/36 41.47 4.42 56.1 1 0 0
List A 224 1137 1024 30 4/68 4/68 34.13 5.40 37.9 1 0 0
Twenty20 53 6 93 101 5 3/21 3/21 20.20 6.51 18.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, Apr 27, 2004 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v England at Hambantota, Dec 3, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at King City (NW), Oct 10, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I England v Sri Lanka at Bristol, Jun 25, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2000/01
Last First-class Sinhalese Sports Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Panagoda, Apr 3-6, 2014 scorecard
List A debut 2001/02
Last List A Legends of Rupganj v Prime Bank Cricket Club at Savar (3), Dec 24, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Police Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Aug 17, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Udarata Rulers v Western Troopers at Colombo (SSC), Jun 28, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
71 Prime Bank v Rupganj Savar (3) 24 Dec 2014 LA
34 Sinhalese v Colts Colombo (RPS) 21 Dec 2014 LA
47* Sinhalese v Moors Colombo (RPS) 19 Dec 2014 LA
13 Sinhalese v Badureliya Colombo (SSC) 16 Dec 2014 LA
20 Sinhalese v Saracens Colombo (SSC) 14 Dec 2014 LA
5 Sinhalese v Ragama Colombo (SSC) 11 Dec 2014 LA
- Sinhalese v SL Army Panagoda 9 Dec 2014 LA
15* Sinhalese v Tamil Union Colombo (PSS) 7 Dec 2014 LA
- Sinhalese v Col CC Colombo (SSC) 5 Dec 2014 LA
0 Sri Lanka v England Hambantota 3 Dec 2014 ODI # 3561
Profile

Kandamby is a cricketer who has not fulfilled the promise he showed as a schoolboy at Ananda College, one of the country's leading Buddhist institutions. He holds the highest individual score of 144 in the traditional match against Nalanda made in 1999. The following year was his best, aggregating 940 runs from 12 matches and was selected captain of the Sri Lanka Under-19 side to tour Australia where he won the Man-of-the-Series award with some sterling contributions. Graduating to the Sri Lanka A side, he toured India and hit five half-centuries which saw him being selected for the Sri Lanka team's tour to New Zealand. He was picked for Sri Lanka's tour to Zimbabwe in 2004 but a lack of consistency meant he was dropped after just four ODI appearances.

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Aug 28, 2012

Thilina Kandamby hits one to the leg side, Wayamba v Uva, SLPL, 1st semi-final, Colombo, August 28, 2012

Thilina Kandamby hits one to the leg side

© Shaun Roy/SPORTZPICS/SLPL

Aug 19, 2012

Sachithra Senanayake picked up 3 for 16, Uthura Rudras v Uva Next, SLPL, Pallekele, August 19, 2012

Sachithra Senanayake picked up 3 for 16

© Ron Gaunt/SPORTZPICS/SLPL

Jun 28, 2011

Thilina Kandamby had to deal with plenty of short stuff from England's seamers, England v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, The Oval, June 28 2011

Thilina Kandamby had to deal with plenty of short stuff from England's seamers

© AFP

Tournament Results
Lions v Syd Sixers at Johannesburg - Oct 28, 2012
Syd Sixers won by 10 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
Syd Sixers v Titans at Centurion - Oct 26, 2012
Syd Sixers won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Daredevils v Lions at Durban - Oct 25, 2012
Lions won by 22 runs
Daredevils v Titans at Centurion - Oct 23, 2012
No result (abandoned with a toss)
Auckland v Scorchers at Centurion - Oct 23, 2012
Scorchers won by 16 runs
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