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Sachithra Senanayake      

Full name Senanayake Mudiyanselage Sachithra Madhushanka Senanayake

Born February 9, 1985, Colombo

Current age 33 years 9 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira Greens, Brothers Union, Kolkata Knight Riders, Ruhuna, Sinhalese Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Board President's XI

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education Ananda College

Senanayake Mudiyanselage Sachithra Madhushanka Senanayake
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 1 1 0 5 5 5.00 15 33.33 0 0 1 0 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 49 33 11 290 42 13.18 311 93.24 0 0 31 6 19 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 24 12 6 56 17 9.33 66 84.84 0 0 3 1 3 0
First-class 94 119 28 1876 120 20.61 2858 65.64 1 6 186 52 96 0
List A 145 87 28 979 53* 16.59 1106 88.51 0 2 91 23 74 0
T20s Insights on t20 89 44 18 266 20 10.23 281 94.66 0 0 15 7 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 1 2 138 96 0 - - - 4.17 - 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 49 47 2358 1874 53 4/13 4/13 35.35 4.76 44.4 1 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 24 23 486 549 25 4/46 4/46 21.96 6.77 19.4 1 0 0
First-class 94 167 20214 9565 483 8/70 11/180 19.80 2.83 41.8 29 34 6
List A 145 141 6952 4650 207 5/23 5/23 22.46 4.01 33.5 6 3 0
T20s Insights on t20 89 88 1936 2085 97 4/26 4/26 21.49 6.46 19.9 2 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi, Dec 31, 2013 - Jan 4, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Kimberley, Jan 20, 2012 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch, Dec 28, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Hambantota, Jun 1, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Sep 9, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ragama Cricket Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Katunayake, Dec 15-17, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Sinhalese Sports Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Galle, Feb 6-8, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Dec 20, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Colombo v Galle at Colombo (RPS), Apr 29, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Mar 1, 2007 scorecard
Last T20s Rangpur Riders v Barisal Bulls at Chittagong, Nov 17, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/49, 15, 3/39 Sinhalese v Burgher Galle 6 Feb 2018 FC
13, 1/50, 18, 6/65 Sinhalese v Nondescripts Colombo (CCC) 31 Jan 2018 FC
3/40, 5, 3/11 Sinhalese v SLPACC Colombo (PSS) 25 Jan 2018 FC
19, 4/40, 23, 2/27 Sinhalese v Moors Colombo (SSC) 19 Jan 2018 FC
3/70, 27, 4/50 Sinhalese v Colts Colombo (Colts) 2 Jan 2018 FC
2/88, 17, 4/67 Sinhalese v Col CC Colombo (SSC) 28 Dec 2017 FC
7/82, 2/79 Sinhalese v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 22 Dec 2017 FC
3 TSL v Pakhtoons Sharjah 15 Dec 2017 Other
0/21 TSL v Arabians Sharjah 15 Dec 2017 Other
3/25, 15*, 1/32 Sinhalese v Ragama Kurunegala 8 Dec 2017 FC
Profile

Sachithra Senanayake is an offspinner who made his international debut for Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI in the series against South Africa in 2011-12. At the time of making his international debut, Senanayake had already taken 297 first-class wickets from 59 matches at a fantastic average of 20.50, and 107 List A wickets at an economy rate of 3.90. In the 2010-11 season, he was the fourth-highest wicket-taker in Tier A of the Premier League tournament, taking 45 wickets in eight matches at 15.17. He has also shown that he can handle the pressure of limited-over matches: in the 2011-12 Premier Limited-Over tournament, Sri Lanka's main one-day competition, he was the highest wicket-taker with 16 in six games at 11.18.

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Mar 19, 2016

Sachithra Senanayake, Champaka Ramanayake and Angelo Mathews gather during a nets session, World T20 2016, Bangalore, March 19, 2016

Sachithra Senanayake, Champaka Ramanayake and Angelo Mathews gather during a nets session

© AFP

Dec 28, 2015

Sachithra Senanayake begins to walk back after being dismissed for a duck, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Christchurch, December 28, 2015

Sachithra Senanayake begins to walk back after being dismissed for a duck

© AFP

Nov 26, 2015

Sachithra Senanayake celebrates the catch that won the match, Sylhet Superstars v Rangpur Riders, Bangladesh Premier League, Mirpur, November 26, 2015

Sachithra Senanayake celebrates the catch that won the match

© BCB

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