Binura Fernando      

Full name Binura Fernando

Born July 12, 1995, Colombo

Current age 22 years 318 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Ruhuna Reds, Sinhalese Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Height 6 ft 6 in

Education DS Senanayake College, Colombo

Binura Fernando
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is Insights on t20i 2 1 1 8 8* - 12 66.66 0 0 1 0 0 0
First-class 17 22 4 502 82 27.88 893 56.21 0 3 60 17 5 0
List A 18 11 3 77 14 9.62 91 84.61 0 0 5 3 2 0
T20s Insights on t20 25 14 4 105 36 10.50 105 100.00 0 0 5 4 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is Insights on t20i 2 2 44 71 3 2/33 2/33 23.66 9.68 14.6 0 0 0
First-class 17 25 1840 1046 45 9/70 10/98 23.24 3.41 40.8 2 2 1
List A 18 18 746 634 22 3/19 3/19 28.81 5.09 33.9 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 25 25 535 613 39 4/26 4/26 15.71 6.87 13.7 1 0 0
Career statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Jul 30, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Aug 1, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club at Colombo (NCC), Jan 30-Feb 1, 2015 scorecard
Last First-class Colombo Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Feb 7-9, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Dec 11, 2014 scorecard
Last List A Kandy v Dambulla at Colombo (PSS), May 17, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Saracens Sports Club at Panagoda, Apr 1, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s Colombo Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (PSS), Mar 7, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/13 Dambulla v Kandy Colombo (PSS) 17 May 2018 LA
0, 0/42 Dambulla v Galle Colombo (PSS) 14 May 2018 LA
1/12 Dambulla v Colombo Colombo (CCC) 11 May 2018 LA
5, 3/19 Tamil Union v Saracens Katunayake 21 Mar 2018 LA
0/23 Tamil Union v Negambo CC Gampaha 16 Mar 2018 LA
14, 1/48 Tamil Union v Ragama Colombo (PSS) 14 Mar 2018 LA
12, 1/16 Tamil Union v SL Navy Welisara 12 Mar 2018 LA
9, 0/2 Tamil Union v KTC Colombo (PSS) 10 Mar 2018 LA
2/15, 12 Tamil Union v Col CC Colombo (PSS) 7 Mar 2018 T20
2/21 Tamil Union v Ragama Colombo (CCC) 4 Mar 2018 T20
Profile

Known for his ability to generate awkward bounce from a height of 6'7", and swing the ball, Binura Fernando has been among the leading schoolboy-cricket names over the past two years, claiming 84 wickets in the 2013 season. A left-arm seamer, Fernando was called up to Sri Lanka's Test squad during the 2014 home series against Pakistan despite not having played first-class cricket. He was chosen largely on the strength of his performances for DS Senanayake College and the Sri Lanka Under-19 team.

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Aug 1, 2015

Binura Fernando does an Afridi after taking a wicket, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 2nd T20, Colombo, August 1, 2015

Binura Fernando does an Afridi after taking a wicket

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Jul 29, 2015

Binura Fernando has his hands full at Sri Lanka's practice, Colombo, July 29, 2015

Binura Fernando has his hands full at Sri Lanka's practice

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