Tharindu Kaushal      

Full name Paskuwal Handi Tharindu Kaushal

Born March 5, 1993, Galle

Current age 22 years 54 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka A Emerging Players, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Education Devapathiraja College, Rajgama

Paskuwal Handi Tharindu Kaushal
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 18 12 9.00 33 54.54 0 0 2 0 2 0
ODIs 1 1 0 0 0 0.00 1 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 0
First-class 32 39 8 744 80 24.00 1515 49.10 0 5 79 4 15 0
List A 31 15 4 111 28 10.09 167 66.46 0 0 11 1 5 0
Twenty20 5 2 0 23 19 11.50 29 79.31 0 0 3 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 210 207 2 1/48 2/207 103.50 5.91 105.0 0 0 0
ODIs 1 1 36 25 0 - - - 4.16 - 0 0 0
First-class 32 55 6426 4194 195 8/131 13/182 21.50 3.91 32.9 6 21 6
List A 31 31 1402 959 51 5/27 5/27 18.80 4.10 27.4 2 2 0
Twenty20 5 4 84 105 3 2/32 2/32 35.00 7.50 28.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch, Dec 26-29, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
Only ODI South Africa v Sri Lanka at Sydney, Mar 18, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut Nondescripts Cricket Club v Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club at Colombo (NCC), Feb 1-2, 2013 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Colombo (PSS), Mar 26-29, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Nondescripts Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (NCC), Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A at Matara, Apr 26, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Moors Sports Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Apr 4, 2015 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Badureliya Sports Club v Nondescripts Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Apr 9, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/35 Sri Lanka A v Pakistan A Matara 26 Apr 2015 LA
4, 0/20 Nondescripts v Badureliya Colombo (SSC) 9 Apr 2015 T20
- Nondescripts v Colts Colombo (NCC) 7 Apr 2015 T20
1/30 Nondescripts v SLPACC Colombo (NCC) 6 Apr 2015 T20
2/32 Nondescripts v Bloomfield Colombo (Colts) 5 Apr 2015 T20
0/23, 19 Nondescripts v Moors Colombo (SSC) 4 Apr 2015 T20
5/51, 4, 8/131, 9* Nondescripts v SLPACC Colombo (PSS) 26 Mar 2015 FC
0, 0/25 Sri Lanka v South Africa Sydney 18 Mar 2015 ODI # 3640
4/121, 0, 5/60, 7 Nondescripts v SL Army Galle 5 Mar 2015 FC
80, 4/52, 27 Nondescripts v SL Air SC Colombo (NCC) 27 Feb 2015 FC
Profile

A tall offspinner who extracts substantial turn, Tharindu Kaushal has been perhaps the most exciting young bowler in Sri Lanka's domestic circuit since he made his debut in early 2013. Working off a distinctive high-kneed approach to the crease, Kaushal uses his wrist, as well as his fingers, to put significant work on the ball - a ploy that is said to make his doosra particularly difficult to pick.

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Mar 18, 2015

Duplicate Murali: Tharindu Kaushal's in his delivery stride, South Africa v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2015, 1st quarter-final, Sydney, March 18, 2015

Duplicate Murali: Tharindu Kaushal in his delivery stride

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Mar 18, 2015

Tharindu Kaushal made a duck on his ODI debut, South Africa v Sri Lanka, World Cup 2015, 1st quarter-final, Sydney, March 18, 2015

Tharindu Kaushal made a duck on his ODI debut

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Dec 26, 2014

Debutant Tharindu Kaushal appeals for a wicket, New Zealand v Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Christchurch, 1st day, December 26, 2014

Debutant Tharindu Kaushal appeals for a wicket

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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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