Lakshan Sandakan      

Full name Paththamperuma Arachchige Don Lakshan Rangika Sandakan

Born June 10, 1991, Ragama

Current age 26 years 47 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Colombo Cricket Club, De Mazenod College, Saracens Sports Club, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A

Also known as Lakshan Rangika

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm chinaman

Height 5 ft 6 in

Education De Mazenod College, Kandana

Paththamperuma Arachchige Don Lakshan Rangika Sandakan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 5 8 5 43 19* 14.33 72 59.72 0 0 7 0 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 9 5 2 6 3 2.00 28 21.42 0 0 0 0 3 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 3 - - - - - - - - - - - 2 0
First-class 46 70 17 696 64 13.13 1876 37.10 0 1 72 10 29 0
List A 22 14 6 75 30 9.37 120 62.50 0 0 9 0 6 0
T20s Insights on t20 18 5 2 13 6* 4.33 20 65.00 0 0 1 0 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 5 9 850 479 15 4/58 7/107 31.93 3.38 56.6 2 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 9 9 410 427 11 4/52 4/52 38.81 6.24 37.2 1 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 3 3 72 76 6 4/23 4/23 12.66 6.33 12.0 1 0 0
First-class 46 85 8126 4902 203 7/70 9/121 24.14 3.61 40.0 15 9 0
List A 22 22 995 956 32 5/39 5/39 29.87 5.76 31.0 1 2 0
T20s Insights on t20 18 17 352 484 22 4/23 4/23 22.00 8.25 16.0 2 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Jul 26-30, 2016 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (PSS), Mar 15-19, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Aug 21, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Hambantota, Jul 8, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Jan 22, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne, Feb 17, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Saracens Sports Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Burgher), Feb 5-7, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (PSS), Mar 15-19, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Badureliya Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Dec 17, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe at Hambantota, Jul 8, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Yaal Blazers v Southern Express at Colombo (SSC), Jun 28, 2014 scorecard
Last T20s Australia v Sri Lanka at Melbourne, Feb 17, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/45 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Hambantota 8 Jul 2017 ODI # 3903 Insights on
1/73 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Hambantota 6 Jul 2017 ODI # 3901 Insights on
4/52 Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe Galle 2 Jul 2017 ODI # 3899 Insights on
0/80 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Birmingham 30 May 2017 Other OD
2/69 Sri Lanka v Australia The Oval 26 May 2017 Other OD
4/39 Sri Lanka v Scotland Beckenham 23 May 2017 Other OD
3*, 1/66 Sri Lanka v Scotland Beckenham 21 May 2017 Other OD
5/39 Colombo v Kegalle Colombo (PSS) 2 Apr 2017 LA
1/43 Colombo v Mannar Colombo (NCC) 31 Mar 2017 LA
4, 0/20 Colombo v Matara Colombo (Colts) 29 Mar 2017 LA
Profile

A slight, left-arm wristspinner from the outskirts of Colombo, Lakshan Sandakan's consistent hauls in first-class cricket have placed him among the Sri Lanka's best spin prospects. Operating off a shuffling approach and a quick action, Sandakan has the ability to turn the ball both ways, and skid it into the pad.

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Jul 6, 2017

Lakshan Sandakan does well off his own bowling, Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, 3rd ODI, Hambantota, July 6, 2017

Lakshan Sandakan does well off his own bowling

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Jul 2, 2017

Lakshan Sandakan celebrates one of his four wickets, Sri Lanka v Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI, Galle, July 2, 2017

Lakshan Sandakan celebrates one of his four wickets

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Jun 29, 2017

Nic Pothas, Sri Lanka's interim coach, with Lakshan Sandakan during a training session, Galle, June 29, 2017

Nic Pothas, Sri Lanka's interim coach, with Lakshan Sandakan during a training session

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Tour Results
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS) - Apr 6, 2017
Bangladesh won by 45 runs
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS) - Apr 4, 2017
Sri Lanka won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (SSC) - Apr 1, 2017
Sri Lanka won by 70 runs
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Dambulla - Mar 28, 2017
No result
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Dambulla - Mar 25, 2017
Bangladesh won by 90 runs
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