Vishwa Fernando      

Full name Muthuthanthrige Vishwa Thilina Fernando

Born September 18, 1991, Colombo

Current age 25 years 338 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Moratuwa Sports Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka A Emerging Players, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium-fast

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education St. Sebastians College, Moratuwa

Muthuthanthrige Vishwa Thilina Fernando
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 2 4 2 4 4* 2.00 32 12.50 0 0 0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 6 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 46 58 25 227 35 6.87 678 33.48 0 0 22 3 16 0
List A 25 12 7 18 10 3.60 80 22.50 0 0 1 0 6 0
T20s Insights on t20 8 1 0 2 2 2.00 7 28.57 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 2 2 168 103 3 2/87 2/87 34.33 3.67 56.0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 1 1 36 43 0 - - - 7.16 - 0 0 0
First-class 46 75 6090 4003 130 5/35 9/145 30.79 3.94 46.8 5 6 0
List A 25 23 920 745 32 3/4 3/4 23.28 4.85 28.7 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 8 8 126 191 8 2/17 2/17 23.87 9.09 15.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle, Aug 4-6, 2016 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v India at Pallekele, Aug 12-14, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
Only ODI Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla, Aug 20, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Jan 18-20, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v India at Pallekele, Aug 12-14, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Panagoda, Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v India at Dambulla, Aug 20, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 28, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Moors Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (PSS), Jan 21, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 0/43 Sri Lanka v India Dambulla 20 Aug 2017 ODI # 3905 Insights on
2/87, 0, 4* Sri Lanka v India Pallekele 12 Aug 2017 Test # 2269 Insights on
2/37 SL Pres. XI v Indians Colombo (CCC) 21 Jul 2017 Other
0*, 0/24 Colombo v Galle Colombo (RPS) 29 Apr 2017 LA
0/43 Colombo v Kegalle Colombo (PSS) 2 Apr 2017 LA
3/23 Colombo v Mannar Colombo (NCC) 31 Mar 2017 LA
0*, 2/18 Colombo v Matara Colombo (Colts) 29 Mar 2017 LA
3/38 Colombo v Kalutara Colombo (CCC) 22 Mar 2017 LA
0*, 1/16, 0 Sri Lanka v Australia Galle 4 Aug 2016 Test # 2213 Insights on
8, 2/104, 0, 2/38 Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A Worcester 10 Jul 2016 FC
Profile

A left-arm quick from Moratuwa, Vishwa Fernando has been earmarked for national duty, thanks largely to the skiddy pace he generates from a whippy action. Having made his first-class debut in 2012, Fernando showed early potential, claiming 26 wickets in his maiden season.

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Aug 13, 2017

Vishwa Fernando leaps in the air as he sends down a delivery, Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, 2nd day, Pallekele, August 13, 2017

Vishwa Fernando leaps in the air as he sends down a delivery

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Aug 13, 2017

Vishwa Fernando celebrates after dismissing Wriddhiman Saha for 16 early on the second day, Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, 2nd day, Pallekele, August 13, 2017

Vishwa Fernando celebrates after dismissing Wriddhiman Saha for 16 early on the second day

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Aug 12, 2017

Vishwa Fernando struck with the second new ball to remove R Ashwin, Sri Lanka v India, 3rd Test, 1st day, Pallekele, August 12, 2017

Vishwa Fernando struck with the second new ball to remove R Ashwin

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