Milinda Siriwardana      

Full name Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana

Born December 4, 1985, Nagoda

Current age 34 years 7 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Badureliya Sports Club, Basnahira South, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Chittagong Division, Colts Cricket Club, Dhaka Division, Kalutara Vidyalaya, Kandurata Maroons, Ragama Cricket Club, Rajshahi Division, Ruhuna, Saracens, Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club, Sri Lanka A, Victoria Sporting Club

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Fielding position Short cover

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Kalutara Vidyalaya

Tisse Appuhamilage Milinda Siriwardana
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 5 9 0 298 68 33.11 454 65.63 0 2 32 11 3 0
ODIs 27 24 1 516 66 22.43 525 98.28 0 3 39 13 6 0
T20Is 22 19 3 275 42 17.18 208 132.21 0 0 16 12 6 0
First-class 123 203 17 7124 185* 38.30 10724 66.43 13 47 757 156 104 0
List A 173 151 24 3374 111* 26.56 3722 90.65 1 17 247 99 84 0
T20s 97 88 18 1276 66 18.22 945 135.02 0 3 92 53 47 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 5 9 413 257 11 3/25 5/51 23.36 3.73 37.5 0 0 0
ODIs 27 21 601 547 9 2/27 2/27 60.77 5.46 66.7 0 0 0
T20Is 22 13 138 206 8 2/17 2/17 25.75 8.95 17.2 0 0 0
First-class 123 167 8063 5116 156 5/26 9/120 32.79 3.80 51.6 5 6 0
List A 173 124 3737 2923 102 6/40 6/40 28.65 4.69 36.6 4 1 0
T20s 97 65 879 1159 44 4/22 4/22 26.34 7.91 19.9 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v West Indies at Galle, Oct 14-17, 2015 scorecard
Last Test England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street, May 27-30, 2016 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Dambulla, Jul 11, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval, Jun 15, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Colombo (RPS), Jul 30, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Apr 6, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Colombo Cricket Club v Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Dec 16-18, 2005 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka Army Sports Club v Saracens Sports Club at Katunayake, Jan 31-Feb 3, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club v Colts Cricket Club at Moratuwa, Nov 1, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Australia v Sri Lanka at The Oval, Jun 15, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Oct 16, 2005 scorecard
Last T20s Sinhalese Sports Club v Badureliya Sports Club at Colombo (Burgher), Feb 25, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/17, 3 Sri Lanka v Australia The Oval 15 Jun 2019 ODI # 4159
4*, 1/28 Sri Lanka v Australia Southampton 27 May 2019 Other OD
5 Sri Lanka v South Africa Cardiff 24 May 2019 Other OD
32 Galle v Colombo Dambulla 11 Apr 2019 LA
8 Galle v Colombo Pallekele 8 Apr 2019 LA
65, 1/35 Galle v Dambulla Dambulla 6 Apr 2019 LA
32 Galle v Kandy Pallekele 4 Apr 2019 LA
16 Saracens v Sinhalese Colombo (NCC) 17 Mar 2019 LA
69* Saracens v Panadura Colombo (NCC) 15 Mar 2019 LA
5 Saracens v Colts Colombo (Colts) 12 Mar 2019 LA
Profile

A busy middle-order batsman and a capable left-arm spinner, Milinda Siriwardana broke through to the national side in 2015 after several years of encouraging domestic returns. Outstanding form in the 2015 Premier League Tournament prompted his elevation. He was the first-class season's top scorer with 1144 runs at an average of 67.29, and had also claimed 20 wickets for Badureliya Cricket Club.

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Oct 20, 2017

Milinda Siriwardana was dismissed for 13, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 4th ODI, Sharjah

Milinda Siriwardana was dismissed for 13

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Aug 24, 2017

Milinda Siriwardana plays a late cut, Sri Lanka v India, 2nd ODI, Pallekele, August 24, 2017

Milinda Siriwardana plays a late cut

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Apr 1, 2017

Mushfiqur Rahim catches Milinda Siriwardana short, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, Colombo, April 1, 2017

Mushfiqur Rahim catches Milinda Siriwardana short

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