Umesh Karunaratne      

Full name Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne

Born January 19, 1989, Sri Jayawardenepura

Current age 30 years 364 days

Major teams Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Thurstan College, Colombo

Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 69 111 10 3553 114* 35.17 4671 76.06 3 25 349 73 104 0
List A 51 48 8 1271 96* 31.77 1714 74.15 0 12 24 0
T20s 19 19 4 266 44* 17.73 295 90.16 0 0 20 4 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 69 108 9090 5035 216 7/119 13/225 23.31 3.32 42.0 10 15 2
List A 51 43 1936 1329 58 6/67 6/67 22.91 4.11 33.3 1 2 0
T20s 19 16 333 419 16 2/5 2/5 26.18 7.54 20.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Nov 14-16, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Feb 5-7, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Panadura Sports Club v Chilaw Marians Cricket Club at Colombo (SSC), Dec 28, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 26, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Panadura Sports Club v Unichela Sports Club at Katunayake, Jan 15, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/16, 32 Panadura v Unichela SC Katunayake 15 Jan 2020 T20
0/33, 1 Panadura v Bloomfield Katunayake 14 Jan 2020 T20
1/28, 33* Panadura v Badureliya Colombo (CCC) 12 Jan 2020 T20
7, 0/14 Panadura v Moors Colombo (CCC) 10 Jan 2020 T20
26, 1/22 Panadura v Galle CC Colombo (Burgher) 8 Jan 2020 T20
1/44, 0 Panadura v Colts Colombo (NCC) 4 Jan 2020 T20
6/67, 7 Panadura v Chilaw Colombo (SSC) 28 Dec 2019 LA
1/23 Panadura v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 19 Dec 2019 LA
16, 1/46 Panadura v Colts Panadura 17 Dec 2019 LA
2/31, 12* Panadura v SL Navy Welisara 15 Dec 2019 LA
Profile

An offspinner, Umesh Karunaratne made his first Under-19 appearance in the 2005-06 season. Recalled for the tri-nation tournament at home in 2007, he was included in the U-19 World Cup squad the following year. His favourite cricketer is Aravinda de Silva.
Cricinfo Staff February 2008

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