Angelo Mathews      

Full name Angelo Davis Mathews

Born June 2, 1987, Colombo

Current age 29 years 330 days

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

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Angelo Davis Mathews
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 65 114 17 4470 160 46.08 8859 50.45 7 26 494 44 49 0
ODIs 180 151 39 4492 139* 40.10 5288 84.94 1 32 340 72 43 0
T20Is 68 54 18 1047 81* 29.08 878 119.24 0 5 66 35 23 0
First-class 101 168 24 7175 270 49.82 13879 51.69 16 37 770 81 74 0
List A 229 194 48 5484 139* 37.56 6720 81.60 1 42 67 0
Twenty20 146 125 35 2369 81* 26.32 1955 121.17 0 9 162 77 55 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 65 79 3828 1738 33 4/44 4/60 52.66 2.72 116.0 1 0 0
ODIs 180 146 4897 3779 111 6/20 6/20 34.04 4.63 44.1 1 1 0
T20Is 68 54 919 1033 36 3/16 3/16 28.69 6.74 25.5 0 0 0
First-class 101 130 6419 2920 63 5/47 5/62 46.34 2.72 101.8 1 1 0
List A 229 5838 4446 142 6/20 6/20 31.30 4.56 41.1 2 1 0
Twenty20 146 114 1987 2439 78 4/19 4/19 31.26 7.36 25.4 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Galle, Jul 4-7, 2009 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Jan 12-14, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, Nov 28, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Australia at Dambulla, Aug 31, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v Sri Lanka at Nottingham, Jun 8, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Jan 22, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Colts), Nov 10-12, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Jan 12-14, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Under-23s v New Zealand A at Colombo (Police), Sep 16, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v Australia at Dambulla, Aug 31, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Feb 28, 2007 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sunrisers Hyderabad v Delhi Daredevils at Hyderabad (Deccan), Apr 19, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/41, 31 Daredevils v Sunrisers Hyderabad (Deccan) 19 Apr 2017 T20
1, 0/15 Daredevils v KKR Delhi 17 Apr 2017 T20
0/11, 54* Sri Lanka v South Africa Johannesburg 22 Jan 2017 T20I # 590
0/29, 6 Sri Lanka v South Africa Centurion 20 Jan 2017 T20I # 589
2/52, 19, 10 Sri Lanka v South Africa Johannesburg 12 Jan 2017 Test # 2247
0/41, 2, 49 Sri Lanka v South Africa Cape Town 2 Jan 2017 Test # 2244
0/26, 39, 0/10, 59 Sri Lanka v South Africa Port Elizabeth 26 Dec 2016 Test # 2243
0, 2/15, 37 Sri Lankans v SAf Invit XI Potchefstroom 18 Dec 2016 Other
40 Sri Lanka v Australia Dambulla 31 Aug 2016 ODI # 3774
2, 2/30 Sri Lanka v Australia Dambulla 28 Aug 2016 ODI # 3772
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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Apr 19, 2017

Angelo Mathews flicks one square, Sunrisers Hyderabad v Delhi Daredevils, IPL 2017, Hyderabad, April 19, 2017

Angelo Mathews flicks one square

© BCCI

Apr 19, 2017

Angelo Mathews in his follow through, Sunrisers Hyderabad v Delhi Daredevils, IPL 2017, Hyderabad, April 19, 2017

Angelo Mathews in his follow through

© BCCI

Apr 17, 2017

Angelo Mathews ran back a few steps at backward point to complete a catch, Kolkata Knight Riders v Delhi Daredevils, IPL 2017, Delhi, April 17, 2017

Angelo Mathews ran back a few steps at backward point to complete a catch

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

Tour Results
Pakistan v South Africa at Dubai (DSC) - Nov 15, 2013
South Africa won by 6 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Dubai (DSC) - Nov 13, 2013
South Africa won by 9 wickets (with 33 balls remaining)
Pakistan v South Africa at Sharjah - Nov 11, 2013
South Africa won by 117 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Abu Dhabi - Nov 8, 2013
South Africa won by 28 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Abu Dhabi - Nov 6, 2013
South Africa won by 68 runs
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