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Umesh Karunaratne      

Full name Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne

Born January 19, 1989, Sri Jayawardenepura

Current age 26 years 41 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 51 84 9 2728 114* 36.37 3513 77.65 3 18 276 53 77 0
List A 41 39 6 1020 70* 30.90 1333 76.51 0 10 16 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 51 82 7098 4044 184 7/119 13/225 21.97 3.41 38.5 8 14 2
List A 41 36 1570 1056 41 5/49 5/49 25.75 4.03 38.2 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 Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Katunayake, Feb 20-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Ragama Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Katunayake, Dec 16, 2014 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
1/79, 44, 6/75, 43* Saracens v Chilaw Katunayake 20 Feb 2015 FC
16, 6/50, 40, 4/75 Saracens v SL Army Panagoda 13 Feb 2015 FC
15, 1/55, 15, 0/6 Saracens v SLPACC Colombo (CCC) 6 Feb 2015 FC
42, 0/13, 46 Saracens v Col CC Colombo (CCC) 30 Jan 2015 FC
106, 6/66, 49, 1/73 Saracens v Sinhalese Katunayake 23 Jan 2015 FC
10, 0/19, 13 Saracens v Moors Katunayake 16 Jan 2015 FC
0, 1/33 Saracens v Ragama Katunayake 16 Dec 2014 LA
1/15, 52* Saracens v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 14 Dec 2014 LA
55, 3/33 Saracens v Col CC Moratuwa 13 Dec 2014 LA
9, 0/34 Saracens v Badureliya Katunayake 9 Dec 2014 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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