Danushka Gunathilaka      

Full name Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka

Born March 17, 1991, Panadura

Current age 23 years 131 days

Major teams Colombo Cricket Club, Schools Invitation XI, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Nickname Dana

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Mahanama College, Colombo

Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 23 39 0 947 152 24.28 1577 60.05 1 3 122 15 33 0
List A 40 37 8 1032 106* 35.58 1468 70.29 2 7 89 18 23 0
Twenty20 23 22 3 416 70 21.89 365 113.97 0 4 40 12 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 23 26 1421 740 26 4/54 7/125 28.46 3.12 54.6 3 0 0
List A 40 21 822 590 23 5/28 5/28 25.65 4.30 35.7 1 1 0
Twenty20 23 10 143 195 8 2/15 2/15 24.37 8.18 17.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Feb 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Sinhalese Sports Club v Sri Lanka Army Sports Club at Colombo (Moors), Mar 6-9, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Ireland v Sri Lanka A at Belfast, Jul 25, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira North v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 21, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Udarata Rulers v Southern Express at Colombo (SSC), Jul 2, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
55 Sri Lanka A v Ireland Belfast 25 Jul 2014 LA
57 Sri Lanka A v Ireland Belfast 23 Jul 2014 LA
87* Sri Lanka A v Durham Chester-le-Street 20 Jul 2014 LA
57 Sri Lanka A v Unicorns Gosforth 18 Jul 2014 Other OD
12*, 1/28 Express v Rulers Colombo (SSC) 2 Jul 2014 T20
2/19, 7 Express v Troopers Colombo (SSC) 1 Jul 2014 T20
- Express v Troopers Colombo (SSC) 30 Jun 2014 T20
2 Express v Yaal Blazers Colombo (SSC) 28 Jun 2014 T20
54, 0/15 Express v Rulers Colombo (SSC) 27 Jun 2014 T20
0/22, 3, 2/47, 17 Sinhalese v SL Army Colombo (Moors) 6 Mar 2014 FC
Profile

A left-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler, Dhanushka Gunathilleke is a promising allrounder. He made his List A debut for Colombo Cricket Club in 2009. His favourite player is Kumar Sangakkara. He was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Oct 29, 2013

Danushka Gunathilaka prepares to hit through the leg side on his way to 70, Sri Lanka A v Kenya, 2nd unofficial T20, NCC

Danushka Gunathilaka prepares to hit through the leg side on his way to 70

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Aug 7, 2010

Dhanushka Gunathilleke held Sri Lanka Under-19s innings together with 82 batting at No. 7, England Under-19 v Sri Lanka Under-19, 1st ODI, Cambridge, August 7, 2010

Dhanushka Gunathilleke held Sri Lanka Under-19s innings together with 82 batting at No. 7

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Jan 20, 2010

Dhanushka Gunathilleke cuts during his 69, New Zealand Under-19s v Sri Lanka Under-19s, 23rd Match, Group C, ICC Under-19 World Cup, Christchurch, January 20, 2010

Dhanushka Gunathilleke cuts during his 69

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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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