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Danushka Gunathilaka      

Full name Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka

Born March 17, 1991, Panadura

Current age 24 years 9 days

Major teams Colombo Cricket Club, Schools Invitation XI, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Nickname Dana

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Mahanama College, Colombo

Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 31 53 1 1269 152 24.40 2076 61.12 1 6 166 21 42 0
List A 51 48 11 1362 106* 36.81 1944 70.06 2 10 122 22 30 0
Twenty20 26 25 3 485 70 22.04 415 116.86 0 4 45 16 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 31 38 2308 1174 44 6/70 9/118 26.68 3.05 52.4 3 1 0
List A 51 22 840 608 23 5/28 5/28 26.43 4.34 36.5 1 1 0
Twenty20 26 11 149 214 8 2/15 2/15 26.75 8.61 18.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Feb 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Sinhalese Sports Club v Colts Cricket Club at Dambulla, Mar 13-15, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Colts Cricket Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Colombo (RPS), Dec 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira North v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 21, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lahore Lions v Southern Express at Raipur, Sep 16, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1 Sinhalese v Colts Dambulla 13 Mar 2015 FC
0/10, 0, 3/51, 4 Sinhalese v SL Air SC Colombo (Moors) 6 Mar 2015 FC
0/26, 13, 0/9, 65* Sinhalese v Chilaw Colombo (RPS) 27 Feb 2015 FC
7, 1/97, 75 Sinhalese v Col CC Colombo (SSC) 20 Feb 2015 FC
1, 2/39, 0 Sinhalese v Moors Colombo (SSC) 6 Feb 2015 FC
46, 0/31, 37, 2/19 Sinhalese v SLPACC Colombo (NCC) 30 Jan 2015 FC
3/48, 6, 6/70, 17 Sinhalese v Saracens Katunayake 23 Jan 2015 FC
1/31, 50, 0/3 Sinhalese v SL Army Panagoda 16 Jan 2015 FC
0/18, 40 Sinhalese v Colts Colombo (RPS) 21 Dec 2014 LA
4* Sri Lanka A v W. Indies A Dambulla 3 Nov 2014 LA
Profile

A left-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler, Dhanushka Gunathilleke is a promising allrounder. He made his List A debut for Colombo Cricket Club in 2009. His favourite player is Kumar Sangakkara. He was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Sep 16, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka dragged one onto his leg stump, Southern Express v Lahore Lions, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 16, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka dragged one onto his leg stump

© BCCI

Sep 14, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka pulls during a 23-ball 30, Mumbai Indians v Southern Express, CLT20, Raipur, September 14, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka pulls during a 23-ball 30

© BCCI

Sep 13, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka is bowled, Northern Knights v Southern Express, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 13, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka is bowled

© BCCI

Country Fixtures Country Results
Super Eight: Moors v Tamil Union at Colombo (CCC) - Mar 26-29
Moors 315 Tamil Union 7/0
Super Eight: SL Army v Bloomfield at Colombo (Moors) - Mar 26-29
Bloomfield 189 SL Army 164/5
Super Eight: SLPACC v Nondescripts at Colombo (PSS) - Mar 26-29
SLPACC 243 Nondescripts 78/1
Group B: Colts v Moors at Colombo (CCC)
Apr 1, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
Group A: Sinhalese v Saracens at Panagoda
Apr 1, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
Group A: SL Army v Tamil Union at Colombo (Colts)
Apr 1, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
Group B: Nondescripts v SL Air SC at Colombo (Colts)
Apr 1, 2015 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
Group A: Ragama v Col CC at Panagoda
Apr 1, 2015 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
Group B: SLPACC v Bloomfield at Colombo (CCC)
Apr 1, 2015 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
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