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Maduka Liyanapathiranage      

Full name Maduka Ayeshmantha Liyanapathiranage

Born January 4, 1992, Colombo

Current age 25 years 81 days

Major teams Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Colombo Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 3 in

Education Lumbini College, Colombo

Maduka Ayeshmantha Liyanapathiranage
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 52 84 7 1556 92 20.20 2990 52.04 0 7 193 16 43 0
List A 37 31 7 452 80* 18.83 845 53.49 0 2 38 9 10 0
Twenty20 26 21 7 166 25 11.85 161 103.10 0 0 19 2 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 52 95 8850 4711 207 9/142 12/147 22.75 3.19 42.7 7 13 4
List A 37 35 1459 1040 41 4/17 4/17 25.36 4.27 35.5 1 0 0
Twenty20 26 25 458 581 19 3/4 3/4 30.57 7.61 24.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Burgher), Feb 17-19, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Ragama Cricket Club v Chilaw Marians Cricket Club at Colombo (Colts), Feb 14-17, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Army Sports Club at Katunayake, Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Kurunegala District v Puttalam District at Katunayake, Mar 25, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Ruhuna v Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI at Kandy, Feb 24, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Galle Guardians v Kurunegala Warriors at Colombo (RPS), Jan 27, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/31 Puttalam v Kurunegala Katunayake 25 Mar 2017 LA
12 Puttalam v Kegalle Colombo (Colts) 22 Mar 2017 LA
9, 0/33, 54*, 2/61 Chilaw v Ragama Colombo (Colts) 14 Feb 2017 FC
40, 0/25, 5 Chilaw v Col CC Panagoda 5 Feb 2017 FC
1/17, 1, 3/2 Chilaw v Colts Colombo (CCC) 28 Jan 2017 FC
0, 1/43, 27, 1/17 Chilaw v SL Army Colombo (PSS) 20 Jan 2017 FC
21*, 2/20, 5/86 Chilaw v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 14 Jan 2017 FC
0, 0/23, 15, 3/76 Chilaw v Sinhalese Katunayake 6 Jan 2017 FC
20*, 1/31, 0/6 Chilaw v Galle CC Katunayake 21 Dec 2016 FC
0/81, 17*, 0, 1/37 Chilaw v Tamil Union Katunayake 15 Dec 2016 FC
Profile

An offspinner, Maduka Liyanapathiranage was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand as one of the team's key spinners. He had a good series against Pakistan U-19 in December 2009, including a four-wicket haul. He compares his style to Ajantha Mendis. He has ambitions of being an accountant if he cannot make it as a professional cricketer.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Jan 13, 2010

Maduka Liyanapathiranage, player portrait

Maduka Liyanapathiranage, player portrait

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Series Results
England v Sri Lanka at Leeds - Jul 1, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 28, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 33 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - Jun 24, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 46 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 20, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 46 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 17, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
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