Rumesh Buddika      

Full name Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika

Born November 14, 1990, Matara

Current age 24 years 106 days

Major teams Cricket Coaching School, Ragama Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Mahinda College, Galle

Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 37 60 5 2374 239* 43.16 3845 61.74 5 12 240 16 32 0
List A 38 37 2 833 125 23.80 1153 72.24 1 4 81 8 12 0
Twenty20 14 13 1 217 57 18.08 176 123.29 0 1 23 6 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 37 26 624 438 9 2/16 2/16 48.66 4.21 69.3 0 0 0
List A 38 17 432 310 10 2/23 2/23 31.00 4.30 43.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 14 8 124 193 6 2/6 2/6 32.16 9.33 20.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Mar 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club v Badureliya Sports Club at Colombo (PSS), Feb 20-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Panagoda, Dec 14, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI v Wayamba at Kandy, Feb 25, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Western Troopers v Yaal Blazers at Colombo (SSC), Jun 27, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
33, 16 Tamil Union v Badureliya Colombo (PSS) 20 Feb 2015 FC
105 Tamil Union v SL Air SC Katunayake 13 Feb 2015 FC
78, 23, 0/3 Tamil Union v Ragama Colombo (PSS) 5 Feb 2015 FC
41, 58* Tamil Union v Nondescripts Colombo (PSS) 30 Jan 2015 FC
12*, 11 Tamil Union v Colts Colombo (Colts) 23 Jan 2015 FC
4 Tamil Union v SL Army Panagoda 14 Dec 2014 LA
15 Tamil Union v Col CC Colombo (PSS) 9 Dec 2014 LA
3, 0/7 Tamil Union v Sinhalese Colombo (PSS) 7 Dec 2014 LA
3, 0/18 Tamil Union v Ragama Colombo (PSS) 5 Dec 2014 LA
9 Yaal Blazers v Troopers Colombo (SSC) 27 Jun 2014 T20
Profile

Rumesh Buddika is a left-handed batsman who was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand. He had a good tour of Australia in 2009 averaging 43.86. He also scored a century during the Under-19 tri-series in South Africa before the World Cup. He compares his style of play to Kumar Sangakkara.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Oct 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57, Australia Under-19s v Sri Lanka Under-19s, 2nd ODI, Darwin, October 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57

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Country Fixtures Country Results
Group A: Colts v Ragama at Colombo (Colts) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Colts 485/6d Ragama 220/2
Group B: Moors v SLPACC at Colombo (Moors) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Moors 180 & 62/1 SLPACC 229
Group A: Nondescripts v SL Air SC at Colombo (NCC) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Nondescripts 378 & 18/0 SL Air SC 190
Group B: Sinhalese v Chilaw at Colombo (RPS) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Chilaw 269 & 10/1 Sinhalese 278
Group B: SL Army v Col CC at Panagoda - Feb 27-Mar 1
Col CC 324 & 96/2 SL Army 220
Group A: Tamil Union v Bloomfield at Colombo (PSS) - Feb 27-Mar 1
Bloomfield 216 & 97/0 Tamil Union 179
22nd Match, Pool A: England v Sri Lanka at Wellington
Mar 1, 2015 (11:00 local | 22:00 GMT -1d | 17:00 EST -1d | 16:00 CST -1d | 14:00 PST -1d)
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