Rumesh Buddika      

Full name Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika

Born November 14, 1990, Matara

Current age 25 years 228 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 52 87 6 3591 239* 44.33 5586 64.28 9 17 364 33 44 0
List A 43 42 3 913 125 23.41 1276 71.55 1 5 89 9 13 0
Twenty20 24 23 2 422 68* 20.09 340 124.11 0 2 41 12 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 52 34 858 589 12 2/16 2/16 49.08 4.11 71.5 0 0 0
List A 43 19 492 336 11 2/23 2/23 30.54 4.09 44.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 24 15 204 322 7 2/6 2/6 46.00 9.47 29.1 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 Galle Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 3-5, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Galle Cricket Club v Moors Sports Club at Galle, Dec 16, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI v Wayamba at Kandy, Feb 25, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Kandy Crusaders v Kurunegala Warriors at Colombo (RPS), Feb 1, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
54, 1/17, 16, 0/18 Galle CC v Tamil Union Colombo (Colts) 3 Mar 2016 FC
30, 0/79, 29 Galle CC v Moors Colombo (RPS) 25 Feb 2016 FC
65, 3 Galle CC v Col CC Colombo (Colts) 18 Feb 2016 FC
8, 1/5, 10 Galle CC v Ragama Colombo (SSC) 11 Feb 2016 FC
20, 0/16 Kurunegala W v Crusaders Colombo (RPS) 1 Feb 2016 T20
1/6, 12 Galle CC v Saracens Colombo (PSS) 21 Jan 2016 T20
25, 0/4 Galle CC v Bloomfield Colombo (Colts) 20 Jan 2016 T20
193 Galle CC v Badureliya Galle 15 Jan 2016 FC
0/14, 19 Galle CC v Moors Colombo (Colts) 13 Jan 2016 T20
68*, 0/24 Galle CC v Nondescripts Colombo (PSS) 12 Jan 2016 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
Durham v Sri Lanka A at Chester-le-Street - Jun 26-29
Sri Lanka A 353 & 143/2 (52 ov) Durham 205
2nd Youth Test: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Kurunegala - Jun 28-30
S Africa U19 244 (91.2 ov)
4th ODI: England v Sri Lanka at The Oval
Jun 29, 2016 (13:00 local | 12:00 GMT | 08:00 EDT | 07:00 CDT | 05:00 PDT)
5th ODI: England v Sri Lanka at Cardiff
Jul 2, 2016 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
3rd Youth Test: S Lanka U19 v S Africa U19 at Pallekele
Jul 3-5, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
Pakistan A v Sri Lanka A at Leicester
Jul 3-6, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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