Niroshan Dickwella      

Full name Dickwella Patabendige Dilantha Niroshan Dickwella

Born June 23, 1993, Kandy

Current age 24 years 177 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Trinity College

Nickname Niro

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Trinity College, Kandy

Dickwella Patabendige Dilantha Niroshan Dickwella
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 15 29 2 917 83 33.96 1269 72.26 0 7 102 7 36 11
ODIs Insights on odi 31 30 1 1001 116 34.51 1071 93.46 2 5 111 7 22 6
T20Is Insights on t20i 9 8 0 199 68 24.87 137 145.25 0 1 32 4 3 0
First-class 67 118 4 4152 209 36.42 5109 81.26 9 21 473 35 146 41
List A 85 83 1 2911 140 35.50 3174 91.71 7 13 327 24 72 23
T20s Insights on t20 39 36 4 800 79* 25.00 563 142.09 0 5 111 17 26 12
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs Insights on odi 31 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is Insights on t20i 9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 67 2 30 16 0 - - - 3.20 - 0 0 0
List A 85 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s Insights on t20 39 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v South Africa at Colombo (SSC), Jul 24-28, 2014 scorecard
Last Test India v Sri Lanka at Delhi, Dec 2-6, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v Sri Lanka at Ranchi, Nov 16, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI India v Sri Lanka at Mohali, Dec 13, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut India v Sri Lanka at Pune, Feb 9, 2016 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (RPS), Sep 6, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Nondescripts Cricket Club v Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club at Colombo (NCC), Feb 1-2, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class India v Sri Lanka at Delhi, Dec 2-6, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Nondescripts Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (NCC), Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A India v Sri Lanka at Mohali, Dec 13, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut West Indies A v Sri Lanka A at Kingstown, Jun 18, 2013 scorecard
Last T20s Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (RPS), Sep 6, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0c/0s, 22 Sri Lanka v India Mohali 13 Dec 2017 ODI # 3941 Insights on
2c/1s, 26* Sri Lanka v India Dharamsala 10 Dec 2017 ODI # 3939 Insights on
1c/2s, 0, 1c/1s, 44* Sri Lanka v India Delhi 2 Dec 2017 Test # 2286 Insights on
24, 0c/0s, 4 Sri Lanka v India Nagpur 24 Nov 2017 Test # 2283 Insights on
3c/0s, 35, 1c/0s, 27 Sri Lanka v India Kolkata 16 Nov 2017 Test # 2281 Insights on
73*, 0/3 Sri Lankans v Ind Pres XI Kolkata 11 Nov 2017 Other
0, 1c/0s Sri Lanka v Pakistan Sharjah 23 Oct 2017 ODI # 3930 Insights on
22, 0c/1s Sri Lanka v Pakistan Sharjah 20 Oct 2017 ODI # 3927 Insights on
18, 1c/1s Sri Lanka v Pakistan Abu Dhabi 18 Oct 2017 ODI # 3926 Insights on
2c/0s, 3 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Abu Dhabi 16 Oct 2017 ODI # 3924 Insights on
Profile

An attacking left-hand and unorthodox wicketkeeper-batsman, Niroshan Dickwella arrived in first-class cricket already having built some hype through his stellar school cricket career. He won Sri Lanka's Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year award in 2012, having hit over 1000 runs in the previous season, and having led Trinity College to the national championship.

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Dec 10, 2017

Angelo Mathews and Niroshan Dickwella celebrate Sri Lanka's win, India v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Dharamsala, December 10, 2017

Angelo Mathews and Niroshan Dickwella celebrate Sri Lanka's win

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Dec 6, 2017

Niroshan Dickwella and Virat Kohli shake hands, India v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Delhi, 5th day, December 6, 2017

Niroshan Dickwella and Virat Kohli shake hands

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Nov 20, 2017

Tempers flared while Niroshan Dickwella was at the crease, India v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Kolkata, 5th day, November 20, 2017

Tempers flared while Niroshan Dickwella was at the crease

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