Milinda Siriwardana      

Full name Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana

Born December 4, 1985, Nagoda

Current age 31 years 85 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 5 9 0 298 68 33.11 454 65.63 0 2 32 11 3 0
ODIs 14 11 1 281 66 28.10 254 110.62 0 2 23 8 4 0
T20Is 20 18 3 275 42 18.33 207 132.85 0 0 16 12 6 0
First-class 104 174 14 5894 185* 36.83 8876 66.40 9 41 631 138 87 0
List A 129 113 19 2381 97 25.32 2760 86.26 0 11 173 69 59 0
Twenty20 93 85 18 1269 66 18.94 940 135.00 0 3 92 52 46 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 9 413 257 11 3/25 5/51 23.36 3.73 37.5 0 0 0
ODIs 14 11 301 278 8 2/27 2/27 34.75 5.54 37.6 0 0 0
T20Is 20 13 138 206 8 2/17 2/17 25.75 8.95 17.2 0 0 0
First-class 104 147 7421 4701 149 5/26 9/120 31.55 3.80 49.8 5 6 0
List A 129 99 3086 2329 87 6/40 6/40 26.77 4.52 35.4 2 1 0
Twenty20 93 63 866 1147 43 4/22 4/22 26.67 7.94 20.1 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v West Indies at Galle, Oct 14-17, 2015 scorecard
Last Test England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street, May 27-30, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Dambulla, Jul 11, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Aug 21, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Jul 30, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide, Feb 22, 2017 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 Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Feb 5-7, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club v Colts Cricket Club at Moratuwa, Nov 1, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka A v West Indies A at Colombo (RPS), Oct 30, 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 Australia v Sri Lanka at Adelaide, Feb 22, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/12, 35 Sri Lanka v Australia Adelaide 22 Feb 2017 T20I # 598
0 Sri Lanka v Australia Geelong 19 Feb 2017 T20I # 597
15 Sri Lanka v Australia Melbourne 17 Feb 2017 T20I # 596
25 Sri Lanka v PM's XI Canberra 15 Feb 2017 T20
0/8, 67, 1/36, 3 Saracens v Bloomfield Colombo (Colts) 5 Feb 2017 FC
1/39, 20 Saracens v Badureliya Colombo (Burgher) 27 Jan 2017 FC
1/51, 115, 1/48 Saracens v Galle CC Colombo (Bloomfield) 20 Jan 2017 FC
121, 0/25, 12, 1/26 Saracens v SL Army Colombo (Moors) 14 Jan 2017 FC
50, 2/15, 54 Saracens v Moors Colombo (Moors) 28 Dec 2016 FC
0/7, 45 Saracens v Colts Colombo (Colts) 21 Dec 2016 FC
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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Feb 19, 2017

Andrew Tye and Moises Henriques celebrate after removing Milinda Siriwardana, Australia v Sri Lanka, 2nd T20 International, Geelong, February 19, 2017

Andrew Tye and Moises Henriques celebrate after removing Milinda Siriwardana

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Aug 21, 2016

Milinda Siriwardana nudges one to the leg side, Sri Lanka v Australia, 1st ODI, R Premadasa Stadium, August 21, 2016

Milinda Siriwardana nudges one to the leg side

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May 30, 2016

James Anderson is congratulated for the wicket of Milinda Siriwardana, England v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Chester-le-Street, 4th day, May 30, 2016

James Anderson is congratulated for the wicket of 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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