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Dinusha Fernando      

Full name Kandana Arachchige Dinusha Manoj Fernando

Born August 10, 1979, Panadura

Current age 35 years 258 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Badureliya Sports Club, Panadura Sports Club, Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club

Also known as Dinu

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Kandana Arachchige Dinusha Manoj Fernando
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 2 3 1 56 51* 28.00 129 43.41 0 1 8 0 0 0
ODIs 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0
First-class 141 208 28 5148 146 28.60 6 30 81 0
List A 88 72 22 1491 81* 29.82 0 7 19 0
Twenty20 10 9 1 156 70 19.50 157 99.36 0 1 11 4 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 4 126 107 1 1/29 1/50 107.00 5.09 126.0 0 0 0
ODIs 1 1 42 13 2 2/13 2/13 6.50 1.85 21.0 0 0 0
First-class 141 15983 9199 366 8/34 25.13 3.45 43.6 19 3
List A 88 3577 2444 127 6/28 6/28 19.24 4.09 28.1 4 4 0
Twenty20 10 7 138 155 8 2/17 2/17 19.37 6.73 17.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v England at Galle, Dec 2-6, 2003 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v England at Kandy, Dec 10-14, 2003 scorecard
Test statistics
Only ODI Sri Lanka v England at Dambulla, Nov 18, 2003 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 1998/99
Last First-class Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Panagoda, Feb 27-Mar 1, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Panagoda, Dec 16, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club v Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Aug 17, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Burgher Recreation Club v Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club at Colombo, Mar 30, 2012 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3, 5 Col CC v SL Army Panagoda 27 Feb 2015 FC
43, 0/14 Col CC v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 20 Feb 2015 FC
0/11, 11, 0/10, 16 Col CC v Moors Colombo (Moors) 13 Feb 2015 FC
3 Col CC v SL Army Panagoda 16 Dec 2014 LA
10* Col CC v Ragama Colombo (CCC) 14 Dec 2014 LA
1/18 Col CC v Saracens Moratuwa 13 Dec 2014 LA
0/17 Col CC v Tamil Union Colombo (PSS) 9 Dec 2014 LA
37*, 0/24 Col CC v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 5 Dec 2014 LA
11, 1/53, 0 Chilaw v Badureliya Kaluthara 30 Mar 2013 FC
11, 0/6, 14 Chilaw v Kurunegala Y Colombo (RPS) 22 Mar 2013 FC
Profile

Fernando, tall medium-fast swing bowler and useful lower order batsman, first announced his talent by making Mike Atherton his bunny during the warm-up matches that led upto the 2001 Test series. But, despite impressive performances for his club, Sebastianites, and the A team, he only graduated into the national team in Nov 2003. He made an instant impression, claiming 2 for 13 against England at Dambulla. He also played in the first two Tests, but bowled only 21 overs and was dropped.(Charlie Austin)

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Nov 18, 2003

Dinusha Fernando dives to catch Andrew Strauss, Sri Lanka v England, Dambulla, November 18, 2003

Dinusha Fernando dives to catch Andrew Strauss

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Nov 18, 2003

Dinusha Fernando celebrates dismissing Michael Vaughan, Sri Lanka v England, Dambulla, November 18, 2003

Dinusha Fernando celebrates dismissing Michael Vaughan

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Feb 1, 2001

Kandana Aratchchige Dinusha Manoj Fernando

Dinusha Fernando - Portrait

© ESPNcricinfo Ltd

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1st unofficial ODI: Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A at Matara
Apr 26, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
2nd unofficial ODI: Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A at Hambantota
Apr 29, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
3rd unofficial ODI: Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A at Colombo (RPS)
May 2, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
1st unofficial Test: Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A at Colombo (RPS)
May 6-9, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
1st ODI: SL Women v WI Women at Colombo (RPS)
May 13, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
2nd unofficial Test: Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A at Pallekele
May 13-16, 2015 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
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