Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 29 years 93 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 53 97 7 3768 164 41.86 7667 49.14 11 17 401 22 76 10
ODIs 146 132 21 3599 111 32.42 4855 74.12 4 22 245 39 59 7
T20Is 54 47 4 800 58 18.60 766 104.43 0 4 73 16 32 5
First-class 109 186 17 7741 244 45.80 13229 58.51 22 36 835 96 163 24
List A 221 203 28 5800 119* 33.14 7487 77.46 8 36 417 86 104 17
T20s 116 104 14 2587 101* 28.74 2209 117.11 1 16 222 68 68 20
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 146 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 109 3 36 18 1 1/13 1/13 18.00 3.00 36.0 0 0 0
List A 221 1 6 1 1 1/1 1/1 1.00 1.00 6.0 0 0 0
T20s 116 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, Dec 26-29, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Australia v Sri Lanka at Canberra, Feb 1-4, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Jun 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 5, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Providence, Apr 30, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 27, 2018 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 Australia v Sri Lanka at Canberra, Feb 1-4, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Cricket XI v Pakistan A at Colombo (Colts), Aug 18, 2009 scorecard
Last List A New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Mount Maunganui, Jan 5, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Basnahira South v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Nondescripts Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (NCC), Feb 19, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
101* Nondescripts v Saracens Colombo (NCC) 19 Feb 2019 T20
18, 0c/0s Nondescripts v Sinhalese Katunayake 18 Feb 2019 T20
41*, 0c/0s Nondescripts v Bloomfield Colombo (Burgher) 16 Feb 2019 T20
1, 1c/0s Nondescripts v Panadura Colombo (CCC) 15 Feb 2019 T20
15, 4 Sri Lanka v Australia Canberra 1 Feb 2019 Test # 2345
5, 0 Sri Lanka v Australia Brisbane 24 Jan 2019 Test # 2343
32 Sri Lankans v CA XI Hobart 17 Jan 2019 Other
3 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Mount Maunganui 5 Jan 2019 ODI # 4075
10 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Mount Maunganui 3 Jan 2019 ODI # 4074
6, 56 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Christchurch 26 Dec 2018 Test # 2336
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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Feb 5, 2019

Rumours suggest Chandika Hathurusingha and Dinesh Chandimal could lose their jobs

Rumours suggest Chandika Hathurusingha and Dinesh Chandimal could lose their jobs

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Feb 1, 2019

Tim Paine's left-handed toss worked as the coin fell in his favour, Australia v Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Canberra, February 1, 2019

Tim Paine's left-handed toss worked as the coin fell in his favour

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Jan 31, 2019

Chandika Hathurusingha chats with Dinesh Chandimal, Canberra, January 31, 2019

Chandika Hathurusingha chats with Dinesh Chandimal

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