Seekkuge Prasanna      

Full name Seekkuge Prasanna

Born June 27, 1985, Balapitiya

Current age 31 years 30 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Kandurata, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Army, Sri Lanka Board XI

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Rewatha College, Balapitiya

Seekkuge Prasanna
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 0 5 5 5.00 12 41.66 0 0 0 0 0 0
ODIs 32 29 2 365 95 13.51 349 104.58 0 2 29 23 3 0
T20Is 7 7 2 45 21 9.00 35 128.57 0 0 4 2 1 0
First-class 93 146 7 2956 81 21.26 3073 96.19 0 16 278 163 66 0
List A 127 107 11 1562 95 16.27 1458 107.13 0 7 133 93 38 0
Twenty20 78 62 13 782 52 15.95 478 163.59 0 1 57 57 25 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 138 80 0 - - - 3.47 - 0 0 0
ODIs 32 31 1549 1416 26 3/32 3/32 54.46 5.48 59.5 0 0 0
T20Is 7 7 96 132 3 2/45 2/45 44.00 8.25 32.0 0 0 0
First-class 93 167 17981 9949 473 8/59 14/181 21.03 3.31 38.0 23 37 8
List A 127 119 5731 4235 173 6/23 6/23 24.47 4.43 33.1 8 4 0
Twenty20 78 71 1400 1601 64 4/19 4/19 25.01 6.86 21.8 1 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Sep 8-12, 2011 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Aug 20, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI England v Sri Lanka at Cardiff, Jul 2, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC), Dec 13, 2013 scorecard
Last T20I England v Sri Lanka at Southampton, Jul 5, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Lankan Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Army at Welisara, Nov 17-19, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Northamptonshire v Worcestershire at Northampton, Jul 10-12, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Army v Lankan Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Nov 8, 2006 scorecard
Last List A England v Sri Lanka at Cardiff, Jul 2, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kandurata v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Police), Mar 28, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yorkshire v Northamptonshire at Leeds, Jul 22, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/35, 1 Northants v Yorkshire Leeds 22 Jul 2016 T20
1, 3/26 Northants v Warwickshire Northampton 19 Jul 2016 T20
3/24 Northants v Durham Chester-le-Street 15 Jul 2016 T20
2/54, 4, 2/14, 31 Northants v Worcs Northampton 10 Jul 2016 FC
3, 0/30 Northants v Notts Northampton 8 Jul 2016 T20
1, 0/31 Sri Lanka v England Southampton 5 Jul 2016 T20I # 561
0/52, 5 Sri Lanka v England Cardiff 2 Jul 2016 ODI # 3758
9, 0/61 Sri Lanka v England The Oval 29 Jun 2016 ODI # 3757
2 Sri Lanka v England Bristol 26 Jun 2016 ODI # 3755
2, 0/78 Sri Lanka v England Birmingham 24 Jun 2016 ODI # 3753
Profile

Seekkuge Prasanna worked his way up through the ranks by bowling legbreaks and broke into the Sri Lanka Army team in 2006 as a 21-year-old. He made an immediate impact, taking 3 for 23 in 10 overs on his domestic one-day debut against Lankan Cricket Club. He built an outstanding List A record over the next five years, picking up 73 wickets at 18.38 in 45 matches. He was selected in the Sri Lanka A team that toured England in 2011 and took a six-wicket haul while opening the bowling against England Lions. The Sri Lankan selectors immediately took note, asked him to fly back home for the final two ODIs against the touring Australians, and immediately gave him an international debut.
ESPNcricinfo staff, August 2011

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Jun 21, 2016

Seekkuge Prasanna took the key wicket of Jos Buttler, England v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Trent Bridge, June 21, 2016

Seekkuge Prasanna took the key wicket of Jos Buttler

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Jun 21, 2016

Seekkuge Prasanna pulls a six over fine leg, England v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Trent Bridge, June 21, 2016

Seekkuge Prasanna pulls a six over fine leg

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Jun 21, 2016

Seekkuge Prasanna is congratulated by Angelo Mathews for his blazing half-century, England v Sri Lanka, 1st ODI, Trent Bridge, June 21, 2016

Seekkuge Prasanna is congratulated by Angelo Mathews for his blazing half-century

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Results
Burgher v Colts at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 2, 2012
Burgher won by 4 runs
Nondescripts v Panadura at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 2, 2012
Nondescripts won by 64 runs
Burgher v Panadura at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 1, 2012
Burgher won by 37 runs
Colts v Nondescripts at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 1, 2012
Colts won by 64 runs
Chilaw v SL Army at Colombo (Moors) - Mar 30, 2012
Chilaw won by 23 runs
Col CC v Colts at Colombo (RPS) - Mar 30, 2012
Colts won by 4 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)
Nondescripts v Saracens at Colombo (Colts) - Mar 30, 2012
Nondescripts won by 43 runs
Police SC v Sinhalese at Colombo - Mar 30, 2012
Sinhalese won by 10 wickets (with 65 balls remaining)
Badureliya v SL Air SC at Colombo (Colts) - Mar 30, 2012
Badureliya won by 49 runs
Burgher v SLPACC at Colombo - Mar 30, 2012
Burgher won by 8 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Kurunegala Y v SL Navy at Colombo (RPS) - Mar 30, 2012
Kurunegala Y won by 8 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)
Panadura v Ragama at Colombo (Moors) - Mar 30, 2012
Panadura won by 38 runs
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