Danushka Gunathilaka      

Full name Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka

Born March 17, 1991, Panadura

Current age 23 years 37 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 37 34 7 833 106* 30.85 1209 68.89 2 4 71 14 20 0
Twenty20 18 18 2 341 70 21.31 299 114.04 0 3 33 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 37 21 822 590 23 5/28 5/28 25.65 4.30 35.7 1 1 0
Twenty20 18 7 93 133 5 2/15 2/15 26.60 8.58 18.6 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 Nondescripts Cricket Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Colombo (RPS), Dec 28, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira North v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 21, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sri Lanka A v Kenya at Colombo (CCC), Oct 31, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/22, 3, 2/47, 17 Sinhalese v SL Army Colombo (Moors) 6 Mar 2014 FC
30, 4/65, 4, 0/10 Sinhalese v Tamil Union Colombo (PSS) 21 Feb 2014 FC
0/14, 29, 11 SL-A Emerg v Eng Lions Colombo (Colts) 6 Feb 2014 FC
23, 19 Sinhalese v SLPACC Colombo (SSC) 31 Jan 2014 FC
2/34, 4, 1/36 Sinhalese v Chilaw Colombo (SSC) 24 Jan 2014 FC
4/88, 2, 3/37, 10 Sinhalese v Ragama Colombo (SSC) 17 Jan 2014 FC
44, 0/24 Sinhalese v Nondescripts Colombo (RPS) 28 Dec 2013 LA
1/40, 8 Sinhalese v Ragama Colombo (RPS) 23 Dec 2013 LA
1/75, 75* Sinhalese v Moors Colombo (Moors) 19 Dec 2013 LA
11, 0/46 Sinhalese v Nondescripts Colombo (SSC) 12 Dec 2013 LA
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
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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