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Milinda Siriwardana      

Full name Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana

Born December 4, 1985, Nagoda

Current age 31 years 115 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Badureliya Sports Club, Basnahira South, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Chittagong Division, Colts Cricket Club, Dhaka Division, Kalutara Vidyalaya, Kandurata Maroons, Ragama Cricket Club, Rajshahi Division, Ruhuna, Saracens, Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club, Sri Lanka A, Victoria Sporting Club

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Short cover

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Kalutara Vidyalaya

Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 5 9 0 298 68 33.11 454 65.63 0 2 32 11 3 0
ODIs 16 13 1 333 66 27.75 309 107.76 0 2 27 9 4 0
T20Is 20 18 3 275 42 18.33 207 132.85 0 0 16 12 6 0
First-class 104 174 14 5894 185* 36.83 8876 66.40 9 41 631 138 87 0
List A 134 117 19 2483 97 25.33 2861 86.78 0 11 182 72 62 0
Twenty20 93 85 18 1269 66 18.94 940 135.00 0 3 92 52 46 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 9 413 257 11 3/25 5/51 23.36 3.73 37.5 0 0 0
ODIs 16 11 301 278 8 2/27 2/27 34.75 5.54 37.6 0 0 0
T20Is 20 13 138 206 8 2/17 2/17 25.75 8.95 17.2 0 0 0
First-class 104 147 7421 4701 149 5/26 9/120 31.55 3.80 49.8 5 6 0
List A 134 101 3145 2387 91 6/40 6/40 26.23 4.55 34.5 3 1 0
Twenty20 93 63 866 1147 43 4/22 4/22 26.67 7.94 20.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v West Indies at Galle, Oct 14-17, 2015 scorecard
Last Test England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street, May 27-30, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Dambulla, Jul 11, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Dambulla, Mar 28, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Jul 30, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide, Feb 22, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Dec 16-18, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Feb 5-7, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club v Colts Cricket Club at Moratuwa, Nov 1, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Dambulla, Mar 28, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Oct 16, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide, Feb 22, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
30 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Dambulla 28 Mar 2017 ODI # 3856
22 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Dambulla 25 Mar 2017 ODI # 3855
32, 1/59 SL Pres. XI v Bangladesh Colombo (CCC) 22 Mar 2017 Other OD
2 Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Kurunegala 6 Mar 2017 LA
4/40 Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Dambulla 4 Mar 2017 LA
48, 0/18 Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Dambulla 2 Mar 2017 LA
0/12, 35 Sri Lanka v Australia Adelaide 22 Feb 2017 T20I # 598
0 Sri Lanka v Australia Geelong 19 Feb 2017 T20I # 597
15 Sri Lanka v Australia Melbourne 17 Feb 2017 T20I # 596
25 Sri Lanka v PM's XI Canberra 15 Feb 2017 T20
Profile

A busy middle-order batsman and a capable left-arm spinner, Milinda Siriwardana broke through to the national side in 2015 after several years of encouraging domestic returns. Outstanding form in the 2015 Premier League Tournament prompted his elevation. He was the first-class season's top scorer with 1144 runs at an average of 67.29, and had also claimed 20 wickets for Badureliya Cricket Club.

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Feb 19, 2017

Andrew Tye and Moises Henriques celebrate after removing Milinda Siriwardana, Australia v Sri Lanka, 2nd T20 International, Geelong, February 19, 2017

Andrew Tye and Moises Henriques celebrate after removing Milinda Siriwardana

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Aug 21, 2016

Milinda Siriwardana nudges one to the leg side, Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st ODI, R Premadasa Stadium, August 21, 2016

Milinda Siriwardana nudges one to the leg side

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May 30, 2016

James Anderson is congratulated for the wicket of Milinda Siriwardana, England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Chester-le-Street, 4th day, May 30, 2016

James Anderson is congratulated for the wicket of Milinda Siriwardana

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Semi-final: Kandy v Kegalle at Colombo (PSS)
Mar 31, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
2nd Semi-final: Mannar v Colombo at Colombo (NCC)
Mar 31, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
3rd ODI: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (SSC)
Apr 1, 2017 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 00:00 EDT | 23:00 CDT -1d | 21:00 PDT -1d)
1st T20I: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS)
Apr 4, 2017 (19:00 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
2nd T20I: Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS)
Apr 6, 2017 (19:00 local | 13:30 GMT | 09:30 EDT | 08:30 CDT | 06:30 PDT)
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