Milinda Siriwardana      

Full name Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana

Born December 4, 1985, Nagoda

Current age 30 years 174 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 17 15 3 225 42 18.75 168 133.92 0 0 14 10 4 0
First-class 95 160 14 5295 185* 36.26 8051 65.76 7 37 568 122 78 0
List A 125 109 19 2311 97 25.67 2691 85.87 0 11 170 67 58 0
Twenty20 88 80 18 1190 66 19.19 876 135.84 0 3 89 49 44 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 17 12 132 194 8 2/17 2/17 24.25 8.81 16.5 0 0 0
First-class 95 134 6870 4339 139 5/26 9/120 31.21 3.78 49.4 5 6 0
List A 125 95 2948 2211 85 6/40 6/40 26.01 4.50 34.6 2 1 0
Twenty20 88 61 842 1106 43 4/22 4/22 25.72 7.88 19.5 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 South Africa v Sri Lanka at Delhi, Mar 28, 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 Leicestershire v Sri Lankans at Leicester, May 13-15, 2016 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 South Africa v Sri Lanka at Delhi, Mar 28, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
8, 2/57, 0 Sri Lankans v Leics Leicester 13 May 2016 FC
5, 0/118 Sri Lankans v Essex Chelmsford 8 May 2016 FC
15, 0/5 Sri Lanka v South Africa Delhi 28 Mar 2016 T20I # 554
0/9, 7 Sri Lanka v England Delhi 26 Mar 2016 T20I # 551
0, 2/33 Sri Lanka v West Indies Bangalore 20 Mar 2016 T20I # 543
0/16 Sri Lanka v Afghanistan Kolkata 17 Mar 2016 T20I # 538
0/10, 2 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Kolkata 14 Mar 2016 Other T20
15 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Mumbai 10 Mar 2016 Other T20
4*, 1/20 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Dhaka 4 Mar 2016 T20I # 518
22, 0/13 Sri Lanka v India Dhaka 1 Mar 2016 T20I # 515
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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Mar 20, 2016

Chris Gayle clings on to a catch off Milinda Siriwardana's bat, Sri Lanka v West Indies, World T20 2016, Group 1, Bangalore, March 20, 2016

Chris Gayle clings on to a catch off Milinda Siriwardana's bat

© AFP

Feb 9, 2016

Milinda Siriwardana and Seekkuge Prasanna celebrate after taking Sri Lanka to victory, India v Sri Lanka, 1st T20, Pune, February 9, 2016

Milinda Siriwardana and Seekkuge Prasanna celebrate after taking Sri Lanka to victory

© BCCI

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

© Getty Images

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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