Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 24 years 250 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Rajasthan Royals, Ruhuna, Schools Invitation XI, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Academy XI, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI, Sri Lanka Under-17s, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Ananda College, Colombo

Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 14 24 3 934 116* 44.47 1602 58.30 3 5 101 8 22 4
ODIs 84 76 12 1942 111 30.34 2624 74.00 2 11 138 24 31 1
T20Is 27 21 0 273 56 13.00 289 94.46 0 1 23 4 13 0
First-class 58 95 11 4426 244 52.69 6266 70.63 13 23 490 77 100 18
List A 138 129 16 3313 111 29.31 4310 76.86 2 22 246 53 71 4
Twenty20 68 59 6 1493 93* 28.16 1251 119.34 0 11 134 37 40 13
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 84 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 27 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 58 3 36 18 1 1/13 1/13 18.00 3.00 36.0 0 0 0
List A 138 1 6 1 1 1/1 1/1 1.00 1.00 6.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, Dec 26-29, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 16-20, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Jun 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI England v Sri Lanka at Manchester, May 28, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Providence, Apr 30, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I England v Sri Lanka at The Oval, May 20, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI v New Zealanders at Colombo (Colts), Aug 7-9, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 16-20, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Cricket XI v Pakistan A at Colombo (Colts), Aug 18, 2009 scorecard
Last List A England v Sri Lanka at Manchester, May 28, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira South v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yaal Blazers v Southern Express at Colombo (SSC), Jun 28, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1c/0s, 6, 2c/0s, 1 Sri Lanka v South Africa Galle 16 Jul 2014 Test # 2129
1c/0s, 50 SL Pres. XI v Sth Africans Moratuwa 3 Jul 2014 Other OD
1c/2s, 9 Yaal Blazers v Express Colombo (SSC) 28 Jun 2014 T20
45, 4c/0s, 7, 0c/0s Sri Lanka v England Leeds 20 Jun 2014 Test # 2126
47, 8 Sri Lankans v Northants Northampton 5 Jun 2014 FC
6 Sri Lanka v England Manchester 28 May 2014 ODI # 3494
14 Sri Lanka v England Chester-le-Street 25 May 2014 ODI # 3493
8 Sri Lanka v England The Oval 22 May 2014 ODI # 3492
7, 1c/0s Sri Lanka v England The Oval 20 May 2014 T20I # 401
1c/0s Sri Lankans v Sussex Hove 18 May 2014 T20
Profile

Dinesh Chandimal is among the most promising young batsman going around in Sri Lankan cricket. A technically sound batsman with strokes all around the wicket, Chandimal also stands out because of the maturity he shows at the crease and his temperament to build and pace an innings.

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Jul 20, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal was bounced out again, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 5th day, July 20, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal was bounced out again

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Jul 19, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal celebrates after taking a catch off Dean Elgar, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 4th day, July 19, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal celebrates after taking a catch off Dean Elgar

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Jul 16, 2014

Dean Elgar played confidently against the spinners, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 1st day, July 16, 2014

Dean Elgar played confidently against the spinners

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Tour Results
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Colombo (PSS) - Nov 25-29, 2012
New Zealand won by 167 runs
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Galle - Nov 17-19, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 10 wickets
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Hambantota - Nov 12, 2012
No result
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Hambantota - Nov 10, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 34 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Pallekele - Nov 6, 2012
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 11 balls remaining) (D/L method)
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