Ashan Priyanjan      

Full name Subasinghe Mudiyanselage Ashan Priyanjan

Born August 14, 1989, Colombo

Current age 29 years 161 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Combined Provinces, Ruhuna, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-20s School, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club, Uva Next

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 6 in

Education Nalanda College, Colombo

Subasinghe Mudiyanselage Ashan Priyanjan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 23 20 2 420 74 23.33 522 80.45 0 2 47 3 7 0
T20Is 3 3 2 54 40* 54.00 62 87.09 0 0 1 2 0 0
First-class 120 190 17 6524 235 37.71 8912 73.20 11 44 699 145 107 0
List A 141 133 16 3636 136* 31.07 4377 83.07 4 21 372 68 55 0
T20s 64 59 8 1000 108 19.60 831 120.33 1 4 80 36 21 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 23 14 265 233 5 2/11 2/11 46.60 5.27 53.0 0 0 0
T20Is 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 120 110 5118 2818 94 5/71 5/22 29.97 3.30 54.4 2 2 0
List A 141 64 1348 1105 28 3/11 3/11 39.46 4.91 48.1 0 0 0
T20s 64 21 228 273 15 3/26 3/26 18.20 7.18 15.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi, Dec 25, 2013 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Hambantota, Jul 26, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Sri Lanka v India at Colombo (RPS), Sep 6, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Abu Dhabi, Oct 27, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (PSS), Nov 21-23, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka Army v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (PSS), Jan 17-20, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Badureliya Sports Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Dec 1, 2007 scorecard
Last List A Bangladesh A v Sri Lanka A at Sylhet, Jul 22, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Kandurata v Ruhuna at Colombo (Colts), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Colombo v Dambulla at Colombo (RPS), Sep 2, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/41, 180, 0/10 Col CC v SL Army Colombo (PSS) 17 Jan 2019 FC
1/25, 27, 7, 1/5 Sri Lanka A v Ireland A Hambantota 13 Jan 2019 FC
0/9, 6, 1/4 Sri Lanka A v Ireland A Colombo (SSC) 5 Jan 2019 FC
69, 0/29 Col CC v Burgher Katunayake 28 Dec 2018 FC
53, 0/70 Col CC v Negombo Colombo (CCC) 14 Dec 2018 FC
2/32, 161*, 3/17 Col CC v Colts Colombo (Colts) 7 Dec 2018 FC
1/31, 0, 4/67, 8 Col CC v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 30 Nov 2018 FC
3 SL Board XI v England Colombo (CCC) 1 Nov 2018 Other
50 SL Board XI v England Colombo (NCC) 30 Oct 2018 Other
9, 0/17 Dambulla v Colombo Colombo (RPS) 2 Sep 2018 T20
Profile

A busy middle-order batsman, packing a punch off the back foot, Ashan Priyanjan has been among the steady young risers in Sri Lankan cricket. Priyanjan captained Sri Lanka's under-19 team in the 2008 youth World Cup, and has since made himself a Sri Lanka A regular, through improving performances for Bloomfield, Tamil Union, and most recently, Ports Authority Cricket Club.

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Sep 6, 2017

Ashan Priyanjan held the lower order together, Sri Lanka v India, one-off T20I, Colombo, September 6, 2017

Ashan Priyanjan held the lower order together

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Jan 27, 2016

Ashan Priyanjan hit 41 off 34 balls to secure victory, Colombo Commandos v Hambantota Troopers, Provincial T20 Tournament, Colombo, January 27, 2016

Ashan Priyanjan hit 41 off 34 balls to lead Hambantota Troopers to victory

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Aug 23, 2014

Ashan Priyanjan used the scoop to great effect, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Hambantota, August 23, 2014

Ashan Priyanjan used the scoop to great effect

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