Danushka Gunathilaka      

Full name Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka

Born March 17, 1991, Panadura

Current age 23 years 348 days

Major teams Colombo Cricket Club, Schools Invitation XI, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Nickname Dana

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Mahanama College, Colombo

Mashtayage Danushka Gunathilaka
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 28 48 0 1186 152 24.70 1933 61.35 1 5 157 19 39 0
List A 51 48 11 1362 106* 36.81 1944 70.06 2 10 122 22 30 0
Twenty20 26 25 3 485 70 22.04 415 116.86 0 4 45 16 4 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 28 34 2118 1078 41 6/70 9/118 26.29 3.05 51.6 3 1 0
List A 51 22 840 608 23 5/28 5/28 26.43 4.34 36.5 1 1 0
Twenty20 26 11 149 214 8 2/15 2/15 26.75 8.61 18.6 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Feb 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Sinhalese Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Feb 20-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Sinhalese Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Colts Cricket Club v Sinhalese Sports Club at Colombo (RPS), Dec 21, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira North v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 21, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lahore Lions v Southern Express at Raipur, Sep 16, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
7, 1/97, 75 Sinhalese v Col CC Colombo (SSC) 20 Feb 2015 FC
1, 2/39, 0 Sinhalese v Moors Colombo (SSC) 6 Feb 2015 FC
46, 0/31, 37, 2/19 Sinhalese v SLPACC Colombo (NCC) 30 Jan 2015 FC
3/48, 6, 6/70, 17 Sinhalese v Saracens Katunayake 23 Jan 2015 FC
1/31, 50, 0/3 Sinhalese v SL Army Katunayake 16 Jan 2015 FC
0/18, 40 Sinhalese v Colts Colombo (RPS) 21 Dec 2014 LA
4* Sri Lanka A v W. Indies A Dambulla 3 Nov 2014 LA
5 Sri Lanka A v W. Indies A Dambulla 1 Nov 2014 LA
0 Express v Lahore Lions Raipur 16 Sep 2014 T20
30 Express v Mum Indians Raipur 14 Sep 2014 T20
Profile

A left-handed batsman and right-arm fast bowler, Dhanushka Gunathilleke is a promising allrounder. He made his List A debut for Colombo Cricket Club in 2009. His favourite player is Kumar Sangakkara. He was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Latest Photos

Sep 16, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka dragged one onto his leg stump, Southern Express v Lahore Lions, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 16, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka dragged one onto his leg stump

© BCCI

Sep 14, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka pulls during a 23-ball 30, Mumbai Indians v Southern Express, CLT20, Raipur, September 14, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka pulls during a 23-ball 30

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Sep 13, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka is bowled, Northern Knights v Southern Express, CLT20 qualifier, Raipur, September 13, 2014

Danushka Gunathilaka is bowled

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Tour Results
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Dambulla - Aug 30, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 178 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Hambantota - Aug 26, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 77 runs
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Hambantota - Aug 23, 2014
Pakistan won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining) (D/L method)
SL BP XI v Pakistanis at Moratuwa - Aug 20, 2014
SL BP XI won by 13 runs (D/L method)
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (SSC) - Aug 14-18, 2014
Sri Lanka won by 105 runs
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