Umesh Karunaratne      

Full name Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne

Born January 19, 1989, Sri Jayawardenepura

Current age 27 years 20 days

Major teams Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Thurstan College, Colombo

Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 59 95 10 3099 114* 36.45 4049 76.53 3 21 306 64 85 0
List A 45 43 7 1200 96* 33.33 1604 74.81 0 12 17 0
Twenty20 13 13 3 167 44* 16.70 190 87.89 0 0 14 1 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 59 93 8460 4698 210 7/119 13/225 22.37 3.33 40.2 10 15 2
List A 45 37 1630 1082 45 5/49 5/49 24.04 3.98 36.2 1 1 0
Twenty20 13 10 189 262 11 2/5 2/5 23.81 8.31 17.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Nov 14-16, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Ragama Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Kaluthara, Jan 14-15, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Saracens Sports Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Kaluthara, Dec 9, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 26, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Saracens Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Jan 13, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/92, 5* Saracens v Ragama Kaluthara 14 Jan 2016 FC
0/29, 2 Saracens v Bloomfield Colombo (Colts) 13 Jan 2016 T20
1/44, 1 Saracens v Sinhalese Colombo (Colts) 12 Jan 2016 T20
73, 2/57, 0, 0/14 Saracens v Tamil Union Mattegoda 8 Jan 2016 FC
43*, 0/23 Saracens v Nondescripts Colombo (RPS) 6 Jan 2016 T20
35, 4/101 Saracens v Chilaw Katunayake 2 Jan 2016 FC
4/56, 30, 3/39, 24 Saracens v Col CC Moratuwa 26 Dec 2015 FC
79 Saracens v Ragama Kaluthara 9 Dec 2015 LA
0 Saracens v Colts Colombo (Colts) 8 Dec 2015 LA
- Saracens v SLPACC Moratuwa 4 Dec 2015 FC
Profile

An offspinner, Umesh Karunaratne made his first Under-19 appearance in the 2005-06 season. Recalled for the tri-nation tournament at home in 2007, he was included in the U-19 World Cup squad the following year. His favourite cricketer is Aravinda de Silva.
Cricinfo Staff February 2008

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Feb 14, 2008

Umesh Karunaratne, player portrait, February 2008

Umesh Karunaratne, player portrait

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Results
Moors v Sinhalese at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 5-8, 2013
Sinhalese won by 6 wickets
Badureliya v Chilaw at Kaluthara - Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013
Match drawn
Bloomfield v Colts at Colombo (Bloomfield) - Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013
Bloomfield won by an innings and 163 runs
Col CC v SLPACC at Colombo (CCC) - Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013
Match drawn
Kurunegala Y v SL Navy at Kurunegala - Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013
SL Navy won by 6 wickets
Lankan CC v Ragama at Katunayake - Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013
Ragama won by 201 runs
Moors v Panadura at Colombo (Moors) - Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013
Moors won by 7 runs
Saracens v SL Army at Panagoda - Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013
SL Army won by an innings and 2 runs
SL Air SC v Burgher at Colombo (Riffle) - Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013
Match drawn
Tamil Union v Sinhalese at Colombo (SSC) - Mar 30-Apr 1, 2013
Match drawn
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