Rumesh Buddika      

Full name Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika

Born November 14, 1990, Matara

Current age 24 years 263 days

Major teams Cricket Coaching School, Ragama Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Mahinda College, Galle

Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 42 69 6 2797 239* 44.39 4447 62.89 7 13 286 22 36 0
List A 38 37 2 833 125 23.80 1153 72.24 1 4 81 8 12 0
Twenty20 17 16 1 228 57 15.20 191 119.37 0 1 25 6 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 42 29 682 462 10 2/16 2/16 46.20 4.06 68.2 0 0 0
List A 38 17 432 310 10 2/23 2/23 31.00 4.30 43.2 0 0 0
Twenty20 17 8 124 193 6 2/6 2/6 32.16 9.33 20.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Mar 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Moors Sports Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Mar 26-29, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Panagoda, Dec 14, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI v Wayamba at Kandy, Feb 25, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Colombo Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (SSC), Apr 6, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 1/21, 11 SL-A Emerg v SA Emerging Pallekele 30 Jul 2015 Other
6 Tamil Union v Col CC Colombo (SSC) 6 Apr 2015 T20
0 Tamil Union v Ragama Colombo (Colts) 4 Apr 2015 T20
5 Tamil Union v SL Army Colombo (Colts) 1 Apr 2015 T20
106, 2 Tamil Union v Moors Colombo (CCC) 26 Mar 2015 FC
24, 86* Tamil Union v SLPACC Colombo (Colts) 19 Mar 2015 FC
31, 1/16, 2 Tamil Union v SL Army Colombo (NCC) 12 Mar 2015 FC
154, 18, 0/6 Tamil Union v Col CC Colombo (RPS) 5 Mar 2015 FC
0, 0/2 Tamil Union v Bloomfield Colombo (PSS) 27 Feb 2015 FC
33, 16 Tamil Union v Badureliya Colombo (PSS) 20 Feb 2015 FC
Profile

Rumesh Buddika is a left-handed batsman who was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand. He had a good tour of Australia in 2009 averaging 43.86. He also scored a century during the Under-19 tri-series in South Africa before the World Cup. He compares his style of play to Kumar Sangakkara.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Oct 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57, Australia Under-19s v Sri Lanka Under-19s, 2nd ODI, Darwin, October 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57

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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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