Angelo Mathews      

Full name Angelo Davis Mathews

Born June 2, 1987, Colombo

Current age 27 years 240 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira Greens, Basnahira North, Brothers Union, Colts Cricket Club, Combined Provinces, Kolkata Knight Riders, Pune Warriors, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Angelo Davis Mathews
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 46 78 16 3193 160 51.50 6525 48.93 4 20 359 32 24 0
ODIs 149 125 36 3588 139* 40.31 4232 84.78 1 25 277 56 36 0
T20Is 54 40 13 674 58 24.96 567 118.87 0 2 44 18 16 0
First-class 81 131 23 5868 270 54.33 11464 51.18 13 31 633 69 49 0
List A 198 168 45 4580 139* 37.23 5664 80.86 1 35 60 0
Twenty20 119 99 27 1820 73* 25.27 1513 120.29 0 6 126 53 41 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 46 53 2556 1271 23 4/44 4/60 55.26 2.98 111.1 1 0 0
ODIs 149 124 4199 3166 91 6/20 6/20 34.79 4.52 46.1 1 1 0
T20Is 54 44 741 830 31 3/16 3/16 26.77 6.72 23.9 0 0 0
First-class 81 103 5087 2434 53 5/47 5/62 45.92 2.87 95.9 1 1 0
List A 198 5140 3833 122 6/20 6/20 31.41 4.47 42.1 2 1 0
Twenty20 119 92 1599 1934 66 4/19 4/19 29.30 7.25 24.2 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Galle, Jul 4-7, 2009 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Jan 3-7, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, Nov 28, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nelson, Jan 20, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v Sri Lanka at Nottingham, Jun 8, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I England v Sri Lanka at The Oval, May 20, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Colts), Nov 10-12, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Jan 3-7, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Under-23s v New Zealand A at Colombo (Police), Sep 16, 2005 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nelson, Jan 20, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Feb 28, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 England v Sri Lanka at The Oval, May 20, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 1/16 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Nelson 20 Jan 2015 ODI # 3585
3/21 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Auckland 17 Jan 2015 ODI # 3580
0/2, 39* Sri Lanka v New Zealand Hamilton 15 Jan 2015 ODI # 3577
15, 0/17 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Christchurch 11 Jan 2015 ODI # 3574
1/29, 15, 0/29, 8 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Wellington 3 Jan 2015 Test # 2155
3/39, 50, 66 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Christchurch 26 Dec 2014 Test # 2151
0, 19 Sri Lankans v NZ Chairman Queenstown 21 Dec 2014 Other
20, 0/3 Sri Lanka v England Colombo (RPS) 16 Dec 2014 ODI # 3569
1 Sri Lanka v England Pallekele 13 Dec 2014 ODI # 3567
40, 0/14 Sri Lanka v England Pallekele 10 Dec 2014 ODI # 3565
Profile

A robust batting technique, nagging consistency with the ball, and athleticism in the field, all set off by an imperturbable temperament, have made Angelo Mathews one of Sri Lanka's most prized assets and a figure on which the team hangs many hopes. He has risen quickly since earning wide acclaim with an acrobatic save in the 2009 World Twenty20, and in February 2013, became Sri Lanka's youngest ever Test captain at 25, after having been groomed for the post for two years.

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Jan 17, 2015

Angelo Mathews appeals successfully to dismiss Ross Taylor, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Auckland, January 17, 2015

Angelo Mathews appeals successfully to dismiss Ross Taylor

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Jan 15, 2015

Corey Anderson walks back after being run out by Angelo Mathews, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Hamilton, January 15, 2015

Corey Anderson walks back after being run out by Angelo Mathews

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Jan 15, 2015

Martin Guptill was caught by Angelo Mathews for 10, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Hamilton, January 15, 2015

Martin Guptill was caught by Angelo Mathews for 10

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Tournament Results
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Kolkata - May 26, 2013
Mum Indians won by 23 runs
Mum Indians v Royals at Kolkata - May 24, 2013
Mum Indians won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Royals v Sunrisers at Delhi - May 22, 2013
Royals won by 4 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Super Kings v Mum Indians at Delhi - May 21, 2013
Super Kings won by 48 runs
Sunrisers v KKR at Hyderabad (Deccan) - May 19, 2013
Sunrisers won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Warriors v Daredevils at Pune - May 19, 2013
Warriors won by 38 runs
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