Rumesh Buddika      

Full name Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika

Born November 14, 1990, Matara

Current age 27 years 194 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 72 121 8 4821 239* 42.66 7554 63.82 13 20 486 63 54 0
List A 52 50 4 1107 125 24.06 1566 70.68 1 6 102 11 16 0
T20s Insights on t20 29 27 3 533 68* 22.20 434 122.81 0 3 51 15 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 72 51 1305 840 20 3/50 3/50 42.00 3.86 65.2 0 0 0
List A 52 24 648 475 14 2/23 2/23 33.92 4.39 46.2 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 29 18 229 351 8 2/6 2/6 43.87 9.19 28.6 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 Burgher Recreation Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Katunayake, Feb 15-16, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (PSS), Mar 21, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI v Wayamba at Kandy, Feb 25, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Burgher Recreation Club v Kalutara Town Club at Katunayake, Mar 2, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/46, 37 Burgher v Chilaw Colombo (PSS) 21 Mar 2018 LA
39, 0/23 Burgher v Police SC Colombo (Police) 18 Mar 2018 LA
- Burgher v Badureliya Colombo (Burgher) 16 Mar 2018 LA
4 Burgher v SL Air SC Colombo (Burgher) 14 Mar 2018 LA
50* Burgher v Nondescripts Colombo (NCC) 12 Mar 2018 LA
1 Burgher v Col CC Colombo (CCC) 10 Mar 2018 LA
0/9, 20* Burgher v KTC Katunayake 2 Mar 2018 T20
1 Burgher v Police SC Colombo (NCC) 1 Mar 2018 T20
33, 0/10 Burgher v Nondescripts Colombo (Colts) 27 Feb 2018 T20
- Burgher v Chilaw Colombo (Bloomfield) 25 Feb 2018 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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