Decade Review 2009

Dilshan Vitharana      

Full name Dorake Witharanage Ashana Niroshan Dilshan Vitharana

Born May 13, 1978, Kandy

Current age 37 years 54 days

Major teams Badureliya Sports Club, Burgher Recreation Club, Colts Cricket Club, Kandurata, Moors Sports Club, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 3 in

Education St. Anthony's College, Kandy

Dorake Witharanage Ashana Niroshan Dilshan Vitharana
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 108 171 4 4061 158 24.31 3 18 210 54
List A 66 65 5 1280 87* 21.33 0 5 62 19
Twenty20 11 11 3 157 49* 19.62 156 100.64 0 0 16 4 7 3
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 108 68 86 0 - - - 7.58 - 0 0 0
List A 66 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 11 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut 1997/98
Last First-class Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Riffle), Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013 scorecard
List A debut 1999/00
Last List A Burgher Recreation Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Colombo (Burgher), Dec 30, 2012 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Burgher Recreation Club v Police Sports Club at Colombo (Moors), Oct 8, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kandurata v Wayamba at Kurunegala, Apr 30, 2008 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0c/0s, 19, 1c/1s, 4 Burgher v SL Air SC Colombo (Riffle) 30 Mar 2013 FC
2c/1s, 25, 0c/3s, 24 Burgher v SL Army Colombo (Burgher) 22 Mar 2013 FC
1c/0s, 11, 0c/0s Burgher v Lankan CC Katunayake 15 Mar 2013 FC
0, 1c/0s, 7, 0c/0s Burgher v Panadura Colombo (Burgher) 8 Mar 2013 FC
17, 1c/0s, 0 Burgher v Colts Colombo (Colts) 1 Mar 2013 FC
1c/1s, 6, 6 Burgher v Moors Colombo (Burgher) 22 Feb 2013 FC
70, 1c/1s, 8 Burgher v Ragama Colombo (Burgher) 15 Feb 2013 FC
3c/0s, 158, 0c/0s Burgher v Saracens Colombo (Burgher) 8 Feb 2013 FC
4c/0s, 48, 0c/0s, 21 Burgher v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 1 Feb 2013 FC
14, 0c/0s Burgher v Sinhalese Colombo (Burgher) 30 Dec 2012 LA
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Sep 8, 2004

Dilshan Vitharana

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May 14, 2001

Dorake Witharanage Ashana Niroshan Dilshan Vitharana

Dilshan Vitharana

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Dilshan Vitharana

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