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Sachith Pathirana      

Full name Sachith Shanaka Pathirana

Born March 21, 1989, Kandy

Current age 27 years 259 days

Major teams Colombo Cricket Club, Combined Provinces, Kandurata, Kandy Youth Cricket Club, Ragama Cricket Club, Southern Express, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Nickname Podda

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Trinity College, Kandy

Sachith Shanaka Pathirana
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 10 7 1 191 45 31.83 205 93.17 0 0 19 4 4 0
T20Is 2 2 0 8 6 4.00 7 114.28 0 0 1 0 0 0
First-class 73 115 5 2832 117 25.74 3327 85.12 2 17 270 99 47 0
List A 83 68 9 1540 90* 26.10 1727 89.17 0 8 128 41 24 0
Twenty20 46 34 10 468 48 19.50 348 134.48 0 0 51 14 12 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 10 10 471 429 10 3/37 3/37 42.90 5.46 47.1 0 0 0
T20Is 2 2 41 68 3 2/23 2/23 22.66 9.95 13.6 0 0 0
First-class 73 123 11045 7265 248 7/49 11/144 29.29 3.94 44.5 11 17 2
List A 83 79 3454 2661 104 5/20 5/20 25.58 4.62 33.2 3 2 0
Twenty20 46 39 736 916 49 4/17 4/17 18.69 7.46 15.0 1 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Pallekele, Jul 15, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Nov 27, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Sep 6, 2016 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Sep 9, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Nov 21-23, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Colombo Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (CCC), Dec 2-4, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Colombo Cricket Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Nov 26, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Nov 27, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kandurata v Ruhuna at Colombo (Colts), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Sep 9, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
59, 2/45, 33, 1/13 Col CC v Saracens Colombo (CCC) 2 Dec 2016 FC
2/26 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 27 Nov 2016 ODI # 3810
24*, 0/51 Sri Lanka v West Indies Bulawayo 23 Nov 2016 ODI # 3808
0/10 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Bulawayo 21 Nov 2016 ODI # 3807
1/25, 45 Sri Lanka v West Indies Harare 16 Nov 2016 ODI # 3805
1/44 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Harare 14 Nov 2016 ODI # 3804
1/45, 34 Sri Lanka A v W. Indies A Colombo (RPS) 30 Oct 2016 LA
6, 2/23 Sri Lanka v Australia Colombo (RPS) 9 Sep 2016 T20I # 567
1/45, 2 Sri Lanka v Australia Pallekele 6 Sep 2016 T20I # 565
32, 0/36 Sri Lanka v Australia Pallekele 4 Sep 2016 ODI # 3776
Profile

An allrounder who bowls slow left-arm, Sachith Pathirana's rise to the national side has been long-awaited, since his promising time in the Under-19 team. Pathirana captained Sri Lanka's U-19 side at the age of 17 in a one-day tri-series against England and Malaysia, and a year later, made a major impact in the 2008 youth World Cup, hitting 231 runs and taking 10 wickets.

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Nov 16, 2016

Sachith Pathirana sweeps, Sri Lanka v West Indies, Zimbabwe tri-series, Harare, November 16, 2016

Sachith Pathirana sweeps

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Aug 31, 2016

Team-mates gather around Sachith Pathirana after he took the wicket of Usman Khawaja, Sri Lanka v Australia, 4th ODI, Dambulla, August 31, 2016

Team-mates gather around Sachith Pathirana after he took the wicket of Usman Khawaja

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Aug 31, 2016

Sachith Pathirana glides the ball to third man, Sri Lanka v Australia, 4th ODI, Dambulla, August 31, 2016

Sachith Pathirana glides the ball to third man

© AFP

Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Nondescripts v Bloomfield at Colombo (NCC) - Dec 3-5
Nondescripts 443/9d Bloomfield 200 & 140/2 (39.4 ov) (f/o)
Group A: Bloomfield v Badureliya at Colombo (Bloomfield)
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Group B: Burgher v Saracens at Colombo (Burgher)
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Group B: Col CC v SL Army at Colombo (CCC)
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Group A: Galle CC v Tamil Union at Galle
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Kalutara Physical Culture Club v Kurunegala Y at Kaluthara
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Negambo Cricket Club v SLPACC at Gampaha
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Group A: Nondescripts v Chilaw at Colombo (NCC)
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Panadura v Kalutara Town Club at Panadura
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Group B: Ragama v Moors at Colombo (Moors)
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
SL Air SC v Lankan CC in Sri Lanka (venue TBA)
Dec 9-11, 2016 (04:30 GMT | 00:33 EST | 23:33 CST -1d | 21:33 PST -1d)
SL Navy v Police SC at Welisara
Dec 9-11, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
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