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Seekkuge Prasanna      

Full name Seekkuge Prasanna

Born June 27, 1985, Balapitiya

Current age 30 years 225 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Kandurata, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Army, Sri Lanka Board XI

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Rewatha College, Balapitiya

Seekkuge Prasanna
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 5 5 5.00 12 41.66 0 0 0 0 0 0
ODIs 25 22 2 193 42 9.65 235 82.12 0 0 15 10 3 0
T20Is 3 3 1 31 21 15.50 17 182.35 0 0 2 2 1 0
First-class 88 137 7 2781 81 21.39 2915 95.40 0 16 262 153 61 0
List A 118 99 11 1360 92* 15.45 1327 102.48 0 5 117 78 38 0
Twenty20 66 52 11 755 52 18.41 438 172.37 0 1 55 56 22 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 138 80 0 - - - 3.47 - 0 0 0
ODIs 25 25 1249 1106 22 3/32 3/32 50.27 5.31 56.7 0 0 0
T20Is 3 3 36 66 3 2/45 2/45 22.00 11.00 12.0 0 0 0
First-class 88 158 17073 9483 448 8/59 14/181 21.16 3.33 38.1 22 35 8
List A 118 112 5383 3894 168 6/23 6/23 23.17 4.34 32.0 8 4 0
Twenty20 66 59 1160 1325 54 4/19 4/19 24.53 6.85 21.4 1 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Sep 8-12, 2011 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Aug 20, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Dambulla, Jul 11, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC), Dec 13, 2013 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v West Indies at Dhaka, Apr 3, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Lankan Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Army at Welisara, Nov 17-19, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Sri Lanka Army Sports Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Jan 15-17, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Army v Lankan Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Nov 8, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka Board President's XI v West Indians at Colombo (Colts), Oct 29, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kandurata v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Police), Mar 28, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hambantota Troopers v Colombo Commandos at Colombo (RPS), Feb 3, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
52, 1/13 Troopers v Commandos Colombo (RPS) 3 Feb 2016 T20
18, 0/26 Troopers v Guardians Colombo (RPS) 1 Feb 2016 T20
35, 0/26 Troopers v Kurunegala W Colombo (RPS) 29 Jan 2016 T20
2/23, 40 Troopers v Commandos Colombo (RPS) 27 Jan 2016 T20
1/18, 25 Troopers v Crusaders Colombo (RPS) 26 Jan 2016 T20
1/22, 28 SL Army v Tamil Union Colombo (RPS) 24 Jan 2016 T20
1/22, 19* SL Army v Sinhalese Colombo (RPS) 23 Jan 2016 T20
0/21, 2 SL Army v Tamil Union Colombo (NCC) 21 Jan 2016 T20
1/30, 33* SL Army v SLPACC Colombo (PSS) 20 Jan 2016 T20
38, 3/68, 14, 1/71 SL Army v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 15 Jan 2016 FC
Profile

Seekkuge Prasanna worked his way up through the ranks by bowling legbreaks and broke into the Sri Lanka Army team in 2006 as a 21-year-old. He made an immediate impact, taking 3 for 23 in 10 overs on his domestic one-day debut against Lankan Cricket Club. He built an outstanding List A record over the next five years, picking up 73 wickets at 18.38 in 45 matches. He was selected in the Sri Lanka A team that toured England in 2011 and took a six-wicket haul while opening the bowling against England Lions. The Sri Lankan selectors immediately took note, asked him to fly back home for the final two ODIs against the touring Australians, and immediately gave him an international debut.
ESPNcricinfo staff, August 2011

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Jul 25, 2015

Seekkuge Prasanna and Lasith Malinga look on during a training session, Hambantota, July 25, 2015

Seekkuge Prasanna and Lasith Malinga look on during a training session

© AFP

Dec 13, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna hit some powerful blows, Sri Lanka v England, 6th ODI, Pallekele, December 13, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna hit some powerful blows

© Getty Images

Sep 13, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna is run out, Northern Knights v Southern Express, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 13, 2014

Seekkuge Prasanna is run out

© BCCI

Tour Results
England v Sri Lanka at Leeds - Jun 20-24, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 100 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 12-16, 2014
Match drawn
Northants v Sri Lankans at Northampton - Jun 5-8, 2014
Match drawn
England v Sri Lanka at Birmingham - Jun 3, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's - May 31, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 7 runs
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