Rumesh Buddika      

Full name Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika

Born November 14, 1990, Matara

Current age 26 years 131 days

Major teams Cricket Coaching School, Ragama Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Mahinda College, Galle

Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 62 103 7 4235 239* 44.11 6538 64.77 11 18 423 49 49 0
List A 44 43 3 947 125 23.67 1325 71.47 1 5 90 10 14 0
Twenty20 24 23 2 422 68* 20.09 340 124.11 0 2 41 12 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 62 46 1197 800 17 3/50 3/50 47.05 4.01 70.4 0 0 0
List A 44 20 504 339 11 2/23 2/23 30.81 4.03 45.8 0 0 0
Twenty20 24 15 204 322 7 2/6 2/6 46.00 9.47 29.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Mar 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Badureliya Sports Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Moratuwa, Feb 5-7, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Batticaloa District v Ampara District at Colombo (Burgher), Mar 22, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI v Wayamba at Kandy, Feb 25, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kandy Crusaders v Kurunegala Warriors at Colombo (RPS), Feb 1, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
34, 0/3 Batticaloa v Ampara Colombo (Burgher) 22 Mar 2017 LA
0/68, 32 SL BP XI v Bangladesh Moratuwa 2 Mar 2017 Other
133, 1/0, 13 Burgher v Badureliya Moratuwa 5 Feb 2017 FC
0/3, 116 Burgher v Galle CC Colombo (Bloomfield) 27 Jan 2017 FC
0/26, 34 Burgher v Bloomfield Panagoda 20 Jan 2017 FC
44, 1/29 Burgher v Col CC Colombo (CCC) 14 Jan 2017 FC
27, 39, 0/12 Burgher v Ragama Colombo (Burgher) 6 Jan 2017 FC
0/19, 2, 0/25 Burgher v Colts Colombo (Burgher) 28 Dec 2016 FC
16, 0/2, 2, 0/33 Burgher v Moors Colombo (Burgher) 21 Dec 2016 FC
6, 3/50, 44 Burgher v Saracens Colombo (Burgher) 9 Dec 2016 FC
Profile

Rumesh Buddika is a left-handed batsman who was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand. He had a good tour of Australia in 2009 averaging 43.86. He also scored a century during the Under-19 tri-series in South Africa before the World Cup. He compares his style of play to Kumar Sangakkara.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Oct 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57, Australia Under-19s v Sri Lanka Under-19s, 2nd ODI, Darwin, October 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st ODI: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Dambulla - Mar 25
Bangladesh won by 90 runs
Western Group: Gampha v Kalutara at Panadura
Mar 26, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
Southern Group: Hambantota v Galle District at Kaluthara
Mar 26, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
Uva Group: Monaragala v Ratnapura at Katunayake
Mar 26, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
North Central Group: Polonnaruwa v Anuradhaura at Welisara
Mar 26, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
Eastern Group: Tincomalee v Batticaloa at Colombo (Burgher)
Mar 26, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
Northern Group: Vauniya v Kilinochchi at Colombo (SSC)
Mar 26, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
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