Dilruwan Perera      

Full name Mahawaduge Dilruwan Kamalaneth Perera

Born July 22, 1982, Panadura

Current age 35 years 338 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Basnahira South, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Colts Cricket Club, Panadura Sports Club, Southern Express, Sri Lanka Board XI

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Sri Sumangala College, Panadura

Mahawaduge Dilruwan Kamalaneth Perera
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 28 50 5 938 95 20.84 1857 50.51 0 6 113 20 17 0
ODIs Insights on odi 12 11 0 123 30 11.18 155 79.35 0 0 13 1 2 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 3 2 0 1 1 0.50 6 16.66 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 201 323 22 7319 137* 24.31 4 41 142 0
List A 169 157 9 2607 74 17.61 0 8 55 0
T20s Insights on t20 68 55 6 669 62 13.65 613 109.13 0 1 67 17 19 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 28 52 7146 3866 107 6/70 10/99 36.13 3.24 66.7 4 5 1
ODIs Insights on odi 12 9 438 384 13 3/48 3/48 29.53 5.26 33.6 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 3 3 60 72 3 3/26 3/26 24.00 7.20 20.0 0 0 0
First-class 201 36843 18691 713 7/71 26.21 3.04 51.6 36 3
List A 169 6850 4692 160 6/28 6/28 29.32 4.10 42.8 2 2 0
T20s Insights on t20 68 64 1219 1340 59 3/14 3/14 22.71 6.59 20.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Jan 16-20, 2014 scorecard
Last Test West Indies v Sri Lanka at Port of Spain, Jun 6-10, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 13, 2007 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (SSC), Apr 1, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Aug 6, 2011 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi, Nov 25, 2011 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 2000/01
Last First-class West Indies v Sri Lanka at Port of Spain, Jun 6-10, 2018 scorecard
List A debut 2000/01
Last List A Colombo v Kandy at Colombo (RPS), May 5, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Galle Cricket Club at Colombo (Police), Aug 17, 2004 scorecard
Last T20s Colts Cricket Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Katunayake, Mar 4, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/84, 20, 1/50, 3* Sri Lanka v West Indies Port of Spain 6 Jun 2018 Test # 2306 Insights on
17, 3/50 Sri Lankans v WICB XI Tarouba 30 May 2018 FC
1, 2/34 Colombo v Kandy Colombo (RPS) 5 May 2018 LA
2/39, 8 Colombo v Dambulla Colombo (RPS) 2 May 2018 LA
1/46, 5, 0/3 Colombo v Kandy Hambantota 8 Apr 2018 FC
3/106, 0, 0/35 Colombo v Galle Hambantota 30 Mar 2018 FC
10, 0/24 Colts v Nondescripts Colombo (SSC) 21 Mar 2018 LA
3/11 Colts v Lankan CC Kaluthara 18 Mar 2018 LA
0, 1/28 Colts v Galle CC Colombo (Colts) 14 Mar 2018 LA
21, 1/16 Colts v Chilaw Colombo (Colts) 12 Mar 2018 LA
Profile

A classical offspinner with an easy, fluent action, Dilruwan Perera had been among Sri Lanka's steadiest first-class performers, before being rewarded with the second spinner's berth in the Test squad, in 2014. It was with the bat that he made his first impression in Tests: Perera came within five runs of scoring a century on debut, against Pakistan at Sharjah, but he asserted himself as a bowler soon enough. His second-innings five-wicket haul helped wipe Bangladesh out in Dhaka, less than two weeks later.

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Jun 8, 2018

Shai Hope snaffles a catch to dismiss Dilruwan Perera, West Indies v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Port of Spain, 3rd day, June 8, 2018

Shai Hope snaffles a catch to dismiss Dilruwan Perera

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Feb 10, 2018

Dilruwan Perera dismissed Tamim Iqbal in the second over, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Mirpur, 3rd day, February 10, 2018

Dilruwan Perera dismissed Tamim Iqbal in the second over

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Feb 4, 2018

Dilruwan Perera and Rangana Herath have a chat, Bangladesh v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Chittagong, 5th day, February 4, 2018

Dilruwan Perera and Rangana Herath have a chat

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