Umesh Karunaratne      

Full name Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne

Born January 19, 1989, Sri Jayawardenepura

Current age 27 years 132 days

Major teams Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Thurstan College, Colombo

Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 60 97 10 3185 114* 36.60 4133 77.06 3 22 316 66 86 0
List A 45 43 7 1200 96* 33.33 1604 74.81 0 12 17 0
Twenty20 13 13 3 167 44* 16.70 190 87.89 0 0 14 1 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 60 94 8544 4741 212 7/119 13/225 22.36 3.32 40.3 10 15 2
List A 45 37 1630 1082 45 5/49 5/49 24.04 3.98 36.2 1 1 0
Twenty20 13 10 189 262 11 2/5 2/5 23.81 8.31 17.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Nov 14-16, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Saracens Sports Club v Badureliya Sports Club at Panagoda, Mar 4-6, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Saracens Sports Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Kaluthara, Dec 9, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 26, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Saracens Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Jan 13, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
77, 2/43, 9 Saracens v Badureliya Panagoda 4 Mar 2016 FC
3/92, 5* Saracens v Ragama Kaluthara 14 Jan 2016 FC
0/29, 2 Saracens v Bloomfield Colombo (Colts) 13 Jan 2016 T20
1/44, 1 Saracens v Sinhalese Colombo (Colts) 12 Jan 2016 T20
73, 2/57, 0, 0/14 Saracens v Tamil Union Mattegoda 8 Jan 2016 FC
43*, 0/23 Saracens v Nondescripts Colombo (RPS) 6 Jan 2016 T20
35, 4/101 Saracens v Chilaw Katunayake 2 Jan 2016 FC
4/56, 30, 3/39, 24 Saracens v Col CC Moratuwa 26 Dec 2015 FC
79 Saracens v Ragama Kaluthara 9 Dec 2015 LA
0 Saracens v Colts Colombo (Colts) 8 Dec 2015 LA
Profile

An offspinner, Umesh Karunaratne made his first Under-19 appearance in the 2005-06 season. Recalled for the tri-nation tournament at home in 2007, he was included in the U-19 World Cup squad the following year. His favourite cricketer is Aravinda de Silva.
Cricinfo Staff February 2008

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Umesh Karunaratne, player portrait, February 2008

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Tournament Results
England v India at Birmingham - Jun 23, 2013
India won by 5 runs
India v Sri Lanka at Cardiff - Jun 20, 2013
India won by 8 wickets (with 90 balls remaining)
England v South Africa at The Oval - Jun 19, 2013
England won by 7 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 17, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
England v New Zealand at Cardiff - Jun 16, 2013
England won by 10 runs
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