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Umesh Karunaratne      

Full name Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne

Born January 19, 1989, Sri Jayawardenepura

Current age 25 years 312 days

Major teams Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Thurstan College, Colombo

Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 45 72 8 2289 114* 35.76 2891 79.17 2 18 234 48 68 0
List A 36 34 5 900 70* 31.03 1156 77.85 0 8 15 0
Twenty20 4 4 0 14 8 3.50 21 66.66 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 45 72 6128 3533 159 7/119 13/225 22.22 3.45 38.5 7 11 1
List A 36 31 1310 898 33 5/49 5/49 27.21 4.11 39.6 0 1 0
Twenty20 4 1 12 11 1 1/11 1/11 11.00 5.50 12.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Nov 14-16, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club v Chilaw Marians Cricket Club at Kaluthara, Mar 21-23, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club v Chilaw Marians Cricket Club at Colombo (PSS), Dec 19, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 26, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Army at Colombo (Moors), Mar 30, 2012 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
101, 5/80 Chilaw v SL Air SC Kaluthara 21 Mar 2014 FC
0, 4/106, 18 Chilaw v Badureliya Colombo (Burgher) 14 Mar 2014 FC
25, 1/62, 62 Chilaw v Colts Panagoda 7 Mar 2014 FC
9, 0/21, 7*, 0/13 Chilaw v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 28 Feb 2014 FC
52, 2/65 Chilaw v SLPACC Colombo (Colts) 21 Feb 2014 FC
0/66, 19 Chilaw v Ragama Colombo (RPS) 14 Feb 2014 FC
69, 3/51, 51, 1/43 Chilaw v Tamil Union Colombo (PSS) 7 Feb 2014 FC
1/36, 73, 0/12, 10 Chilaw v Panadura Panadura 31 Jan 2014 FC
29, 2/82, 8 Chilaw v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 24 Jan 2014 FC
1/58, 3 Chilaw v Tamil Union Colombo (PSS) 19 Dec 2013 LA
Profile

An offspinner, Umesh Karunaratne made his first Under-19 appearance in the 2005-06 season. Recalled for the tri-nation tournament at home in 2007, he was included in the U-19 World Cup squad the following year. His favourite cricketer is Aravinda de Silva.
Cricinfo Staff February 2008

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Umesh Karunaratne, player portrait, February 2008

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Country Fixtures Country Results
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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