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Angelo Mathews      

Full name Angelo Davis Mathews

Born June 2, 1987, Colombo

Current age 28 years 338 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira Greens, Basnahira North, Brothers Union, Colts Cricket Club, Combined Provinces, Delhi Daredevils, Kolkata Knight Riders, Pune Warriors, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Angelo Davis Mathews
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 56 97 17 4015 160 50.18 8079 49.69 7 23 442 40 37 0
ODIs 169 140 38 4067 139* 39.87 4779 85.10 1 28 311 65 39 0
T20Is 65 51 17 976 81* 28.70 810 120.49 0 4 64 32 21 0
First-class 91 150 24 6690 270 53.09 13018 51.39 16 34 716 77 62 0
List A 218 183 47 5059 139* 37.19 6211 81.45 1 38 63 0
Twenty20 141 120 34 2266 81* 26.34 1860 121.82 0 8 158 73 51 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 56 68 3210 1487 30 4/44 4/60 49.56 2.77 107.0 1 0 0
ODIs 169 138 4633 3581 102 6/20 6/20 35.10 4.63 45.4 1 1 0
T20Is 65 51 871 966 34 3/16 3/16 28.41 6.65 25.6 0 0 0
First-class 91 118 5741 2650 60 5/47 5/62 44.16 2.76 95.6 1 1 0
List A 218 5574 4248 133 6/20 6/20 31.93 4.57 41.9 2 1 0
Twenty20 141 109 1909 2316 76 4/19 4/19 30.47 7.27 25.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Galle, Jul 4-7, 2009 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Hamilton, Dec 18-21, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, Nov 28, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 5, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v Sri Lanka at Nottingham, Jun 8, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I England v Sri Lanka at Delhi, Mar 26, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Colts), Nov 10-12, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Hamilton, Dec 18-21, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Under-23s v New Zealand A at Colombo (Police), Sep 16, 2005 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 5, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Feb 28, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 England v Sri Lanka at Delhi, Mar 26, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/25, 73* Sri Lanka v England Delhi 26 Mar 2016 T20I # 551
20, 0/13 Sri Lanka v West Indies Bangalore 20 Mar 2016 T20I # 543
1/17, 21* Sri Lanka v Afghanistan Kolkata 17 Mar 2016 T20I # 538
0/9, 10 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Kolkata 14 Mar 2016 Other T20
25* Sri Lanka v New Zealand Mumbai 10 Mar 2016 Other T20
18, 0/16 Sri Lanka v India Dhaka 1 Mar 2016 T20I # 515
1/8, 12 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Dhaka 28 Feb 2016 T20I # 513
8, 0/24 Sri Lanka v U.A.E. Dhaka 25 Feb 2016 T20I # 510
81* Sri Lanka v New Zealand Auckland 10 Jan 2016 T20I # 476
4 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Mount Maunganui 7 Jan 2016 T20I # 474
Profile

A robust batting technique, nagging consistency with the ball, and athleticism in the field, all set off by an imperturbable temperament, have made Angelo Mathews one of Sri Lanka's most prized assets and a figure on which the team hangs many hopes. He has risen quickly since earning wide acclaim with an acrobatic save in the 2009 World Twenty20, and in February 2013, became Sri Lanka's youngest ever Test captain at 25, after having been groomed for the post for two years.

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May 4, 2016

Angelo Mathews speaks to the media ahead of Sri Lanka's departure, May 4, 2016

Angelo Mathews speaks to the media ahead of Sri Lanka's departure

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Mar 26, 2016

England players celebrate their win while Sri Lanka's players come to terms with their defeat, England v Sri Lanka, World T20 2016, Group 1, Delhi, March 26, 2016

England players celebrate their win while Sri Lanka's players come to terms with their defeat

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Mar 26, 2016

A dejected Angelo Mathews walks off the field  , England v Sri Lanka, World T20 2016, Group 1, Delhi, March 26, 2016

A dejected Angelo Mathews walks off the field

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

Tournament Results
Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Mar 8, 2012
Australia won by 16 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide - Mar 6, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 34 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at Brisbane - Mar 4, 2012
Australia won by 15 runs
Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne - Mar 2, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 9 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Hobart - Feb 28, 2012
India won by 7 wickets (with 80 balls remaining)
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