Jayananda Warnaweera      

Full name Kahakatchchi Patabandige Jayananda Warnaweera

Born November 23, 1960, Matara

Current age 53 years 229 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Galle Cricket Club, Singha Sports Club

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium, Right-arm offbreak

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 10 12 3 39 20 4.33 0 0 4 0 0 0
ODIs 6 3 3 1 1* - 11 9.09 0 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 68 76 33 265 24* 6.16 0 0 10 0
List A 7 3 3 1 1* - 0 0 0 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 10 15 2333 1021 32 4/25 8/188 31.90 2.62 72.9 3 0 0
ODIs 6 6 294 200 6 2/24 2/24 33.33 4.08 49.0 0 0 0
First-class 68 12953 5729 287 7/16 19.96 2.65 45.1 22 6
List A 7 294+ 267 10 4/67 4/67 26.70 4.08* 49.0* 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Kandy, Feb 23-27, 1986 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (PSS), Aug 9-13, 1994 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v Sri Lanka at Margao, Dec 8, 1990 scorecard
Last ODI Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Feb 4, 1993 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class span 1985-1997
List A span 1988-1993
Profile

Warnaweera was an effective bowler in his limited Test career. An offspinner, Warnaweera bowled the ball at a quick pace but questions over the legality of his action eventually saw him sanctioned from the international arena.

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Apr 29, 2005

Jayananda Warnaweera inspects Galle International Stadium, April 29, 2005

Jayananda Warnaweera inspects Galle International Stadium

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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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