Danushka Gunathilaka      

Full name Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka

Born March 17, 1991, Panadura

Current age 24 years 164 days

Major teams Colombo Cricket Club, Schools Invitation XI, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Nickname Dana

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Mahanama College, Colombo

Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 31 53 1 1269 152 24.40 2076 61.12 1 6 166 21 42 0
List A 54 51 11 1420 106* 35.50 2026 70.08 2 10 127 23 31 0
Twenty20 34 32 5 780 102* 28.88 595 131.09 1 6 69 34 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 31 38 2308 1174 44 6/70 9/118 26.68 3.05 52.4 3 1 0
List A 54 22 840 608 23 5/28 5/28 26.43 4.34 36.5 1 1 0
Twenty20 34 19 281 377 15 2/15 2/15 25.13 8.04 18.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Feb 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Sinhalese Sports Club v Colts Cricket Club at Dambulla, Mar 13-15, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A at Colombo (RPS), May 2, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira North v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 21, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Badureliya Sports Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Colombo (SSC), Apr 10, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
16 SL-A Emerg v SA Emerging Dambulla 24 Aug 2015 Other OD
14 SL-A Emerg v SA Emerging Dambulla 22 Aug 2015 Other OD
76 SL-A Emerg v SA Emerging Dambulla 20 Aug 2015 Other OD
28 SL Pres. XI v Indians Colombo (RPS) 6 Aug 2015 Other
21 Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A Colombo (RPS) 2 May 2015 LA
33 Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A Hambantota 29 Apr 2015 LA
4 Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A Matara 26 Apr 2015 LA
0/18, 17 Sinhalese v Badureliya Colombo (SSC) 10 Apr 2015 T20
1/30, 4 Sinhalese v Colts Colombo (SSC) 9 Apr 2015 T20
1/9 Sinhalese v Ragama Colombo (SSC) 7 Apr 2015 T20
Profile

A left-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler, Dhanushka Gunathilleke is a promising allrounder. He made his List A debut for Colombo Cricket Club in 2009. His favourite player is Kumar Sangakkara. He was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Latest Photos

Sep 16, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka dragged one onto his leg stump, Southern Express v Lahore Lions, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 16, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka dragged one onto his leg stump

© BCCI

Sep 14, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka pulls during a 23-ball 30, Mumbai Indians v Southern Express, CLT20, Raipur, September 14, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka pulls during a 23-ball 30

© BCCI

Sep 13, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka is bowled, Northern Knights v Southern Express, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 13, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka is bowled

© BCCI

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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