Dilruwan Perera      

Full name Mahawaduge Dilruwan Kamalaneth Perera

Born July 22, 1982, Panadura

Current age 34 years 9 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira South, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Colts Cricket Club, Panadura Sports Club, Southern Express, Sri Lanka Board XI

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Sri Sumangala College, Panadura

Mahawaduge Dilruwan Kamalaneth Perera
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 10 16 0 167 95 10.43 443 37.69 0 1 20 4 6 0
ODIs 5 4 0 44 30 11.00 77 57.14 0 0 4 0 0 0
T20Is 3 2 0 1 1 0.50 6 16.66 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 170 270 17 6082 137* 24.03 4 32 119 0
List A 153 142 9 2486 74 18.69 0 8 47 0
Twenty20 62 52 6 585 40 12.71 556 105.21 0 0 60 15 16 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 10 19 2734 1374 45 5/69 8/129 30.53 3.01 60.7 3 3 0
ODIs 5 3 96 81 2 1/17 1/17 40.50 5.06 48.0 0 0 0
T20Is 3 3 60 72 3 3/26 3/26 24.00 7.20 20.0 0 0 0
First-class 170 30013 15053 598 7/71 25.17 3.00 50.1 31 2
List A 153 6114 4139 139 6/28 6/28 29.77 4.06 43.9 2 2 0
Twenty20 62 59 1129 1261 52 3/14 3/14 24.25 6.70 21.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Jan 16-20, 2014 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Jul 26-30, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 13, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Dec 16, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Aug 6, 2011 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi, Nov 25, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2000/01
Last First-class Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Jul 26-30, 2016 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Colts Cricket Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Dec 30, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Galle Cricket Club at Colombo (Police), Aug 17, 2004 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hambantota Troopers v Colombo Commandos at Colombo (RPS), Feb 3, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 0/43, 12, 1/30 Sri Lanka v Australia Pallekele 26 Jul 2016 Test # 2209
52, 2/155, 25 Colts v Moors Colombo (NCC) 3 Mar 2016 FC
6, 3/100, 69, 3/90 Colts v Tamil Union Colombo (Moors) 25 Feb 2016 FC
3/70, 19, 3/97, 19 Colts v Ragama Colombo (SSC) 18 Feb 2016 FC
137*, 1/37, 2/49 Colts v Col CC Colombo (PSS) 11 Feb 2016 FC
14, 0/29 Troopers v Commandos Colombo (RPS) 3 Feb 2016 T20
5, 0/10 Troopers v Guardians Colombo (RPS) 1 Feb 2016 T20
1/23 Troopers v Commandos Colombo (RPS) 27 Jan 2016 T20
1/18 Troopers v Crusaders Colombo (RPS) 26 Jan 2016 T20
2/34, 0* Colts v SL Army Colombo (NCC) 12 Jan 2016 T20
Profile

A classical offspinner with an easy, fluent action, Dilruwan Perera had been among Sri Lanka's steadiest first-class performers, before being rewarded with the second spinner's berth in the Test squad, in 2014. It was with the bat that he made his first impression in Tests: Perera came within five runs of scoring a century on debut, against Pakistan at Sharjah, but he asserted himself as a bowler soon enough. His second-innings five-wicket haul helped wipe Bangladesh out in Dhaka, less than two weeks later.

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Oct 23, 2015

Dilruwan Perera appeals successfully for a wicket, Sri Lanka v West Indies, 2nd Test, Colombo, 2nd day, October 23, 2015

Dilruwan Perera appeals successfully for a wicket

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Oct 14, 2015

Debutant Milinda Siriwardena puts on his Sri Lanka Test cap, Sri Lanka v West Indies, 1st Test, Galle, 1st day, October 14, 2015

Debutant Milinda Siriwardena puts on his Sri Lanka Test cap

© SLC

Aug 10, 2014

Dilruwan Perera exults after getting Misbah-ul-Haq, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day, August 10, 2014

Dilruwan Perera exults after getting Misbah-ul-Haq

© AFP

Results
Saracens v Panadura at Panagoda - Apr 8-10, 2014
Match drawn
Moors v Ragama at Kaluthara - Apr 4-7, 2014
Moors won by 2 runs
Sinhalese v Nondescripts at Panagoda - Apr 3-6, 2014
Match drawn
SL Army v Tamil Union at Katunayake - Apr 3-6, 2014
Match drawn
SLPACC v Col CC at Colombo (NCC) - Apr 3-6, 2014
Col CC won by 9 wickets
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