Vishwa Fernando      

Full name Muthuthanthrige Vishwa Thilina Fernando

Born September 18, 1991, Colombo

Current age 26 years 5 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Moratuwa Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka A Emerging Players, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education St. Sebastians College, Moratuwa

Muthuthanthrige Vishwa Thilina Fernando
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 2 4 2 4 4* 2.00 32 12.50 0 0 0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 5 5 3 20 7* 10.00 33 60.60 0 0 2 0 0 0
First-class 46 58 25 227 35 6.87 678 33.48 0 0 22 3 16 0
List A 29 16 10 38 10 6.33 107 35.51 0 0 3 0 6 0
T20s Insights on t20 8 1 0 2 2 2.00 7 28.57 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 2 2 168 103 3 2/87 2/87 34.33 3.67 56.0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 5 5 213 226 3 1/35 1/35 75.33 6.36 71.0 0 0 0
First-class 46 75 6090 4003 130 5/35 9/145 30.79 3.94 46.8 5 6 0
List A 29 27 1097 928 35 3/4 3/4 26.51 5.07 31.3 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 8 8 126 191 8 2/17 2/17 23.87 9.09 15.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle, Aug 4-6, 2016 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v India at Pallekele, Aug 12-14, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla, Aug 20, 2017 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (RPS), Sep 3, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Jan 18-20, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v India at Pallekele, Aug 12-14, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Panagoda, Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (RPS), Sep 3, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 28, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Moors Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (PSS), Jan 21, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
7*, 1/40 Sri Lanka v India Colombo (RPS) 3 Sep 2017 ODI # 3909 Insights on
1/76, 5 Sri Lanka v India Colombo (RPS) 31 Aug 2017 ODI # 3908 Insights on
5*, 1/35 Sri Lanka v India Pallekele 27 Aug 2017 ODI # 3907 Insights on
3*, 0/32 Sri Lanka v India Pallekele 24 Aug 2017 ODI # 3906 Insights on
0, 0/43 Sri Lanka v India Dambulla 20 Aug 2017 ODI # 3905 Insights on
2/87, 0, 4* Sri Lanka v India Pallekele 12 Aug 2017 Test # 2269 Insights on
2/37 SL Pres. XI v Indians Colombo (CCC) 21 Jul 2017 Other
0*, 0/24 Colombo v Galle Colombo (RPS) 29 Apr 2017 LA
0/43 Colombo v Kegalle Colombo (PSS) 2 Apr 2017 LA
3/23 Colombo v Mannar Colombo (NCC) 31 Mar 2017 LA
Profile

A left-arm quick from Moratuwa, Vishwa Fernando has been earmarked for national duty, thanks largely to the skiddy pace he generates from a whippy action. Having made his first-class debut in 2012, Fernando showed early potential, claiming 26 wickets in his maiden season.

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Sep 3, 2017

The Sri Lankan players gather around Vishwa Fernando after the dismissal of Rohit Sharma, Sri Lanka v India, 5th ODI, Colombo, September 3, 2017

The Sri Lanka players gather around Vishwa Fernando after the dismissal of Rohit Sharma

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Aug 31, 2017

VIshwa Fernando started his spell with a wicket-maiden, Sri Lanka v India, 4th ODI, Colombo, August 31, 2017

VIshwa Fernando started his spell with a wicket-maiden

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Aug 27, 2017

Vishwa Fernando is delighted after dismissing Virat Kohli, Sri Lanka v India, 3rd ODI, Pallekele, August 27, 2017

Vishwa Fernando is delighted after dismissing Virat Kohli

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