Milinda Siriwardana      

Full name Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana

Born December 4, 1985, Nagoda

Current age 30 years 65 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira South, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Chittagong Division, Dhaka Division, Kalutara Vidyalaya, Kandurata Maroons, Ruhuna, Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club, Sri Lanka A, Victoria Sporting Club

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Short cover

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Kalutara Vidyalaya

Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 7 0 263 68 37.57 377 69.76 0 2 26 11 3 0
ODIs 13 10 1 262 66 29.11 228 114.91 0 2 23 8 4 0
T20Is 6 5 0 115 42 23.00 80 143.75 0 0 7 6 3 0
First-class 93 157 14 5282 185* 36.93 7999 66.03 7 37 567 122 77 0
List A 125 109 19 2311 97 25.67 2691 85.87 0 11 170 67 58 0
Twenty20 77 70 15 1080 66 19.63 788 137.05 0 3 82 45 43 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 7 321 185 8 3/25 5/51 23.12 3.45 40.1 0 0 0
ODIs 13 10 265 244 8 2/27 2/27 30.50 5.52 33.1 0 0 0
T20Is 6 3 54 75 5 2/17 2/17 15.00 8.33 10.8 0 0 0
First-class 93 132 6648 4164 137 5/26 9/120 30.39 3.75 48.5 5 6 0
List A 125 95 2948 2211 85 6/40 6/40 26.01 4.50 34.6 2 1 0
Twenty20 77 52 764 987 40 4/22 4/22 24.67 7.75 19.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v West Indies at Galle, Oct 14-17, 2015 scorecard
Last Test New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Hamilton, Dec 18-21, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Dambulla, Jul 11, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 5, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Jul 30, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Auckland, Jan 10, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Dec 16-18, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Hamilton, Dec 18-21, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club v Colts Cricket Club at Moratuwa, Nov 1, 2005 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 5, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Oct 16, 2005 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Colombo Commandos v Galle Guardians at Colombo (RPS), Feb 5, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/18, 24* Commandos v Guardians Colombo (RPS) 5 Feb 2016 T20
0/28, 13 Commandos v Troopers Colombo (RPS) 3 Feb 2016 T20
3/27, 22 Commandos v Kurunegala W Colombo (RPS) 30 Jan 2016 T20
17, 1/9 Commandos v Crusaders Colombo (RPS) 29 Jan 2016 T20
0 Commandos v Guardians Colombo (RPS) 26 Jan 2016 T20
0/31, 9 Badureliya v Colts Colombo (NCC) 20 Jan 2016 T20
0 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Auckland 10 Jan 2016 T20I # 476
42 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Mount Maunganui 7 Jan 2016 T20I # 474
0/32, 39 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Mount Maunganui 5 Jan 2016 ODI # 3721
0/11 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Nelson 2 Jan 2016 ODI # 3718
Profile

A busy middle-order batsman and a capable left-arm spinner, Milinda Siriwardana broke through to the national side in 2015 after several years of encouraging domestic returns. Outstanding form in the 2015 Premier League Tournament prompted his elevation. He was the first-class season's top scorer with 1144 runs at an average of 67.29, and had also claimed 20 wickets for Badureliya Cricket Club.

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Jan 5, 2016

Milinda Siriwardana employs some finesse, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 5th ODI, Mount Maunganui, January 5, 2016

Milinda Siriwardana employs some finesse

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Dec 31, 2015

Milinda Siriwardana is congratulated after dismissing Kane Williamson, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Nelson, December 31, 2015

Milinda Siriwardana is congratulated after dismissing Kane Williamson

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Dec 28, 2015

Martin Guptill was dropped on the first ball of his innings by Milinda Siriwardana, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Christchurch, December 28, 2015

Martin Guptill was dropped on the first ball of his innings by Milinda Siriwardana

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Tournament Results
Uva Next v Nagenahira at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 31, 2012
Uva Next won by 19 runs (D/L method)
Nagenahira v K Warriors at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 29, 2012
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Wayamba U v Uva Next at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 28, 2012
Uva Next won by 20 runs
Uva Next v Nagenahira at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 27, 2012
Nagenahira won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
Ruhuna Ryls v Wayamba U at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 26, 2012
Wayamba U won by 14 runs
Nagenahira v Uthura at Colombo (RPS) - Aug 26, 2012
Uthura won by 15 runs
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