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Shalika Karunanayake      

Full name Karunanayake Pathirannehelage Shalika Piyumal Karunanayake

Born February 14, 1987, Kurunegala

Current age 28 years 21 days

Major teams Badureliya Sports Club, Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club, Maliyadeva College, Ragama Cricket Club, Ruhuna, Sinhalese Sports Club, Sri Lanka Army, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Victoria Sporting Club, Wayamba

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala

Karunanayake Pathirannehelage Shalika Piyumal Karunanayake
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 82 126 14 3439 172 30.70 5362 64.13 5 14 43 0
List A 78 60 12 1039 70 21.64 1447 71.80 0 3 21 0
Twenty20 36 30 7 349 57 15.17 310 112.58 0 1 25 18 9 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 82 5100 3245 108 4/32 30.04 3.81 47.2 4 0 0
List A 78 2095 1755 69 5/25 5/25 25.43 5.02 30.3 1 2 0
Twenty20 36 21 312 419 13 3/20 3/20 32.23 8.05 24.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club at Kurunegala, Oct 8-10, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Panagoda, Feb 27-Mar 1, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club at Katunayake, Oct 5, 2003 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Panagoda, Dec 9, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Sep 2, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Ruhuna Royals v Wayamba United at Colombo (RPS), Aug 26, 2012 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/21, 81, 27 SL Army v Col CC Panagoda 27 Feb 2015 FC
52, 1/48, 150* SL Army v SLPACC Colombo (CCC) 20 Feb 2015 FC
3/26, 22, 0/8, 14* SL Army v Saracens Panagoda 13 Feb 2015 FC
26, 2/14, 19, 0/25 SL Army v Chilaw Colombo (RPS) 6 Feb 2015 FC
0/18, 12, 0/20, 1 SL Army v Moors Colombo (Moors) 23 Jan 2015 FC
57, 0/21, 17 SL Army v Sinhalese Panagoda 16 Jan 2015 FC
2 SL Army v Sinhalese Panagoda 9 Dec 2014 LA
16, 0/5 SL Army v Saracens Katunayake 7 Dec 2014 LA
0/24, 25* SL Army v Badureliya Kaluthara 5 Dec 2014 LA
24, 2/19, 5, 1/5 Kurun XI v Nepal Kurunegala 9 Nov 2014 Other
Profile

A fast-bowling allrounder, Karunanayake made his one-day debut for Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club when he was 16 and his first-class debut a season later. He represented Sri Lanka at Under-15 level and quickly became a key player in their Under-19 squad. On the 2005 tour of England he made 58 batting at No. 10, in a one-day international at Old Trafford, to confirm his all-round talent, followed by a five-wicket haul in the second Test at Scarborough. He made his maiden century in the 2007-08 season.
Cricinfo Staff October 2008

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Sep 20, 2010

Peter Siddle finished with career-best figures of 4 for 29, Victoria v Wayamba, Champions League Twenty20, Centurion, September 20, 2010

Matthew Wade pulled off a quick stumping of Shalika Karunanayake

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Oct 10, 2006

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Sep 14, 2004

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Super Eight: Badureliya v Moors at Hambantota - Mar 5-8
Moors 574 Badureliya 42/2
Super Eight: Bloomfield v SLPACC at Pallekele - Mar 5-8
SLPACC 223 Bloomfield 331/4
Super Eight: Nondescripts v SL Army at Galle - Mar 5-8
SL Army 293 & 27/3 Nondescripts 227
Super Eight: Tamil Union v Col CC at Colombo (RPS) - Mar 5-8
Tamil Union 377 & 14/1 Col CC 259
Plate: Colts v Saracens at Colombo (Bloomfield) - Mar 6-8
Saracens 232 Colts 61/1
Plate: Ragama v Chilaw at Colombo (Colts) - Mar 6-8
Chilaw 127 Ragama 136/7
Plate: SL Air SC v Sinhalese at Colombo (Moors) - Mar 6-8
SL Air SC 185 Sinhalese 75/3
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