Dimuth Karunaratne      

Full name Frank Dimuth Madushanka Karunaratne

Born April 21, 1988, Colombo

Current age 30 years 91 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira Cricket Dundee, Dambulla, Sinhalese Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Board XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-20s School

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education St. Joseph's College, Colombo

Frank Dimuth Madushanka Karunaratne
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 50 97 4 3404 196 36.60 7016 48.51 8 15 336 7 42 0
ODIs Insights on odi 17 13 1 190 60 15.83 276 68.84 0 1 14 0 4 0
First-class 150 259 21 11110 212 46.68 19156 57.99 37 46 1251 26 155 1
List A 112 104 7 3204 132 33.03 4296 74.58 5 19 310 11 51 0
T20s Insights on t20 28 27 1 433 57* 16.65 409 105.86 0 2 55 2 15 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 50 6 144 97 1 1/31 1/31 97.00 4.04 144.0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 17 1 10 11 0 - - - 6.60 - 0 0 0
First-class 150 26 664 398 3 1/6 1/6 132.66 3.59 221.3 0 0 0
List A 112 4 64 46 3 2/13 2/13 15.33 4.31 21.3 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 28 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Galle, Nov 17-19, 2012 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 12-14, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut England v Sri Lanka at Manchester, Jul 9, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI England v Sri Lanka at Wellington, Mar 1, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Colombo (SSC), Nov 14-16, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 12-14, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Chilaw Marians Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Nondescripts Cricket Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Colombo (SSC), Mar 25, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Sri Lanka A v Ireland at Colombo (SSC), Feb 4, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Sinhalese Sports Club v Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club at Colombo (Police), Mar 1, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
158*, 60 Sri Lanka v South Africa Galle 12 Jul 2018 Test # 2311 Insights on
9 Sri Lanka A v Bangladesh A Chittagong 3 Jul 2018 FC
60, 161 Sri Lanka A v Bangladesh A Chittagong 26 Jun 2018 FC
19, 19 Dambulla v Colombo Dambulla 21 Apr 2018 FC
0, 0, 0/15 Dambulla v Galle Dambulla 8 Apr 2018 FC
71, 0/7, 40 Dambulla v Kandy Katunayake 30 Mar 2018 FC
14 Sinhalese v Nondescripts Colombo (SSC) 25 Mar 2018 LA
1/14, 17 Sinhalese v Chilaw Colombo (Colts) 23 Mar 2018 LA
70* Sinhalese v Ragama Colombo (Colts) 21 Mar 2018 LA
4 Sinhalese v Panadura Panadura 18 Mar 2018 LA
Profile

Dimuth Karunaratne is a solid left-hand opening batsman, and another alumnus of the St Joseph's College side that produced Angelo Mathews and Thisara Perera, whom he also played with in the Sri Lanka Under-19 side. Karunaratne made his first class debut for Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) in 2008, but had a quiet first season, batting largely in the middle order.

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Jul 21, 2018

Dimuth Karunaratne's rich vein of form continued, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, SSC, 2nd day, July 21, 2018

Dimuth Karunaratne's rich vein of form continued

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Jul 20, 2018

Dhananjaya de Silva kept Sri Lanka ticking, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, Colombo, 1st day, July 20, 2018

Dhananjaya de Silva kept Sri Lanka ticking

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Jul 20, 2018

Dimuth Karunaratne raises his bat after reaching a half-century, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 2nd Test, Colombo, 1st day, July 20, 2018

Dimuth Karunaratne raises his bat after reaching a half-century

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