Damitha Hunukumbura      

Full name Damitha Nayanajith Hunukumbura

Born November 7, 1977, Kurunegala

Current age 38 years 204 days

Major teams Badureliya Sports Club, Burgher Recreation Club, Colombo Cricket Club, Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club, Moors Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Wayamba

Nickname Juji

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Maliyadeva College, Kurunegala

Damitha Nayanajith Hunukumbura
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 145 243 11 7102 119 30.61 8 43 117 11
List A 79 79 3 1868 79 24.57 0 11 21 7
Twenty20 19 18 0 410 87 22.77 305 134.42 0 2 45 16 7 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 145 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 79 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 19 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut 1996/97
Last First-class Galle Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 3-5, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Lankan Cricket Club v Badureliya Sports Club at Colombo, Dec 11, 2011 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Colombo Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Police), Aug 17, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Colts Cricket Club v Lankan Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Mar 29, 2012 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
10, 11 Galle CC v Tamil Union Colombo (Colts) 3 Mar 2016 FC
51, 25 Galle CC v Moors Colombo (RPS) 25 Feb 2016 FC
4, 8 Galle CC v Col CC Colombo (Colts) 18 Feb 2016 FC
5, 63 Galle CC v Ragama Colombo (SSC) 11 Feb 2016 FC
16, 2 Galle CC v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 2 Jan 2016 FC
94 Galle CC v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 26 Dec 2015 FC
36 Galle CC v SL Army Galle 18 Dec 2015 FC
55, 28 Galle CC v Nondescripts Galle 11 Dec 2015 FC
0c/0s, 15 Lankan CC v Colts Colombo (Moors) 29 Mar 2012 T20
1c/0s, 3 Lankan CC v Kurunegala Y Colombo 28 Mar 2012 T20
Profile

A left-hand batsman and wicketkeeper, Damitha Hunukumbura has played plenty of first-class cricket, but hasn't made the leap to play international cricket for Sri Lanka yet. At a height of 6'1", Hunukumbura is among the taller wicketkeepers to play at this level, but he hasn't done badly. He has first-class hundreds, and one-day and Twenty20 fifties to his credit, but higher honours have eluded him despite a long career.
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