Sadeera Samarawickrama      

Full name Wedagedara Sadeera Rashen Samarawickrama

Born August 30, 1995, Colombo

Current age 22 years 179 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Colts Cricket Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education St. Josephs College

Wedagedara Sadeera Rashen Samarawickrama
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 4 8 0 125 38 15.62 177 70.62 0 0 17 1 4 0
ODIs Insights on odi 3 3 0 42 42 14.00 62 67.74 0 0 5 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 5 0 85 32 17.00 80 106.25 0 0 8 0 3 1
First-class 36 64 2 2327 185 37.53 2971 78.32 6 11 315 19 54 8
List A 25 23 1 565 88* 25.68 655 86.25 0 4 65 3 13 7
T20s Insights on t20 21 19 0 353 60 18.57 292 120.89 0 2 38 7 17 2
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs Insights on odi 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 36 2 42 35 0 - - - 5.00 - 0 0 0
List A 25 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s Insights on t20 21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC), Oct 6-10, 2017 scorecard
Last Test India v Sri Lanka at Delhi, Dec 2-6, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Oct 20, 2017 scorecard
Last ODI India v Sri Lanka at Visakhapatnam, Dec 17, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi, Oct 26, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I India v Sri Lanka at Mumbai, Dec 24, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club v Colts Cricket Club at Katunayake, Jan 16-18, 2015 scorecard
Last First-class Nondescripts Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Galle, Feb 15-17, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Colts Cricket Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Dec 5, 2014 scorecard
Last List A India v Sri Lanka at Visakhapatnam, Dec 17, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Colts Cricket Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Panagoda, Apr 4, 2015 scorecard
Last T20s Colts Cricket Club v Galle Cricket Club at Colombo (Police), Feb 25, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 2c/1s Colts v Galle CC Colombo (Police) 25 Feb 2018 T20
58, 2c/0s Colts v SL Air SC Panagoda 24 Feb 2018 T20
0, 0/25, 14 Colts v Nondescripts Galle 15 Feb 2018 FC
1, 1 Colts v SLPACC Colombo (SSC) 6 Feb 2018 FC
28, 1 Colts v Chilaw Colombo (SSC) 31 Jan 2018 FC
1, 20 Colts v Burgher Katunayake 25 Jan 2018 FC
31, 35 Colts v Saracens Colombo (Colts) 12 Jan 2018 FC
21 Sri Lanka v India Mumbai 24 Dec 2017 T20I # 635
5 Sri Lanka v India Indore 22 Dec 2017 T20I # 634
42 Sri Lanka v India Visakhapatnam 17 Dec 2017 ODI # 3942 Insights on
Profile

In the longest format, Sadeera Samarawickrama is a dashing wicketkeeper-batsman who plays in the middle order. In limited-overs cricket, he has routinely set his teams off to fast starts as an opener. In any case, few school leavers of his vintage have made such a successful transition to the senior level. The national selectors have taken notice.

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Dec 24, 2017

Hardik Pandya glares at Sadeera Samarawickrama after his dismissal, India v Sri Lanka, 3rd T20I, Mumbai, December 24, 2017

Hardik Pandya glares at Sadeera Samarawickrama after his dismissal

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Dec 17, 2017

Upul Tharanga and Sadeera Samarawickrama took Sri Lanka past 100, India v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Visakhapatnam, December 17, 2017

Upul Tharanga and Sadeera Samarawickrama took Sri Lanka past 100

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Nov 25, 2017

Sadeera Samarawickrama copped a blow on his ribcage, India v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Nagpur, 2nd day, November 25, 2017

Sadeera Samarawickrama copped a blow on his ribcage

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