Angelo Mathews      

Full name Angelo Davis Mathews

Born June 2, 1987, Colombo

Current age 31 years 49 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 Insights on test 74 132 17 4992 160 43.40 10022 49.81 8 28 547 54 60 0
ODIs Insights on odi 196 166 44 5107 139* 41.86 6097 83.76 2 35 397 81 48 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 71 56 18 1055 81* 27.76 890 118.53 0 5 67 35 23 0
First-class 112 189 24 7766 270 47.06 15213 51.04 17 39 830 92 89 0
List A 248 212 54 6148 139* 38.91 7613 80.75 2 45 74 0
T20s Insights on t20 150 127 35 2377 81* 25.83 1967 120.84 0 9 163 77 55 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 74 79 3828 1738 33 4/44 4/60 52.66 2.72 116.0 1 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 196 154 5071 3901 114 6/20 6/20 34.21 4.61 44.4 1 1 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 71 57 969 1101 37 3/16 3/16 29.75 6.81 26.1 0 0 0
First-class 112 130 6419 2920 63 5/47 5/62 46.34 2.72 101.8 1 1 0
List A 248 6012 4568 145 6/20 6/20 31.50 4.55 41.4 2 1 0
T20s Insights on t20 150 117 2037 2507 79 4/19 4/19 31.73 7.38 25.7 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Galle, Jul 4-7, 2009 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 12-14, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Harare, Nov 28, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Dhaka, Jan 17, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v Sri Lanka at Nottingham, Jun 8, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I India v Sri Lanka at Indore, Dec 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 Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 12-14, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Under-23s v New Zealand A at Colombo (Police), Sep 16, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Dambulla v Kandy at Colombo (PSS), May 8, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Feb 28, 2007 scorecard
Last T20s India v Sri Lanka at Indore, Dec 22, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 35 Sri Lanka v South Africa Galle 12 Jul 2018 Test # 2311 Insights on
92 SL Board XI v Sth Africans Colombo (PSS) 7 Jul 2018 Other
11, 31 Sri Lanka v West Indies Port of Spain 6 Jun 2018 Test # 2306 Insights on
41 Sri Lankans v WICB XI Tarouba 30 May 2018 FC
2 Kandy v Dambulla Colombo (PSS) 8 May 2018 LA
27 Kandy v Colombo Colombo (RPS) 5 May 2018 LA
20* Kandy v Galle Colombo (PSS) 2 May 2018 LA
5, 23 Kandy v Galle Hambantota 21 Apr 2018 FC
42 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Dhaka 17 Jan 2018 ODI # 3955 Insights on
0/16 Sri Lanka v India Indore 22 Dec 2017 T20I # 634
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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Jul 14, 2018

Angelo Mathews makes his way back to the pavilion, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 3rd day, July 14, 2018

Angelo Mathews makes his way back to the pavilion

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Jul 11, 2018

Sri Lanka coach Chandika Hathurusingha speaks to Angelo Mathews during a training session, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, July 11, 2018

Sri Lanka coach Chandika Hathurusingha speaks to Angelo Mathews during a training session

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Jul 7, 2018

Angelo Mathews takes a breather,  Sri Lanka Board XI v South Africans, P Sara Oval, 1st day, July 7, 2018

Angelo Mathews takes a breather

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 2015

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