Deepal Gunawardene      

Full name Ishantha Deepal Gunawardene

Born October 21, 1969, Colombo

Current age 44 years 276 days

Major teams Police Sports Club

Also known as John

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Other Umpire

Ishantha Deepal Gunawardene
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 77 120 9 1848 94 16.64 0 8 49 0
List A 26 25 1 380 45 15.83 0 0 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 77 7500 3852 162 7/54 23.77 3.08 46.2 5 0
List A 26 912 541 23 3/19 3/19 23.52 3.55 39.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1995/96
Last First-class Burgher Recreation Club v Police Sports Club at Colombo (Burgher), Oct 8-10, 2004 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Panadura Sports Club v Police Sports Club at Panadura, Sep 19, 2004 scorecard
Profile

Deepal Gunawardane was an outstanding sportsman at Dharmapala College Pannipitiya where he excelled at cricket as a left-hand batsman and right-arm fast-medium bowler and at athletics where he clocked 11.2 seconds in the 100 metres. He continued his cricket career with Police SC representing them from 1989-2003 (captain in 1996/97) before turning his attention to becoming a cricket umpire. In the recent Premier panel examination conducted by Sri Lanka Cricket for the season ending 2006-07 Gunawardane finished as the third best in the country. Was standby umpire for the first Test between Sri Lanka and England at Kandy in 2008. Officiated in Elite Cup under 19 international tournament in Malaysia in 2007.
Sa'adi Thawfeeq February 2008

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