Rumesh Buddika      

Full name Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika

Born November 14, 1990, Matara

Current age 24 years 135 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 42 69 6 2797 239* 44.39 4447 62.89 7 13 286 22 36 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 42 29 682 462 10 2/16 2/16 46.20 4.06 68.2 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 Moors Sports Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Mar 26-29, 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
106, 2 Tamil Union v Moors Colombo (CCC) 26 Mar 2015 FC
24, 86* Tamil Union v SLPACC Colombo (Colts) 19 Mar 2015 FC
31, 1/16, 2 Tamil Union v SL Army Colombo (NCC) 12 Mar 2015 FC
154, 18, 0/6 Tamil Union v Col CC Colombo (RPS) 5 Mar 2015 FC
0, 0/2 Tamil Union v Bloomfield Colombo (PSS) 27 Feb 2015 FC
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
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 B: Colts v Moors at Colombo (CCC)
Apr 1, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
Group A: Sinhalese v Saracens at Panagoda
Apr 1, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
Group A: SL Army v Tamil Union at Colombo (Colts)
Apr 1, 2015 (09:50 local | 04:20 GMT | 00:20 EDT | 23:20 CDT -1d | 21:20 PDT -1d)
Group B: Nondescripts v SL Air SC at Colombo (Colts)
Apr 1, 2015 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
Group A: Ragama v Col CC at Panagoda
Apr 1, 2015 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
Group B: SLPACC v Bloomfield at Colombo (CCC)
Apr 1, 2015 (14:00 local | 08:30 GMT | 04:30 EDT | 03:30 CDT | 01:30 PDT)
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