Rumesh Buddika      

Full name Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika

Born November 14, 1990, Matara

Current age 28 years 96 days

Major teams Cricket Coaching School, Ragama Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Sri Lanka Under-23s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Mahinda College, Galle

Muthukumarana Landage Rumesh Buddika
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 81 135 9 5602 239* 44.46 8647 64.78 15 25 571 85 57 0
List A 52 50 4 1107 125 24.06 1566 70.68 1 6 102 11 16 0
T20s 32 30 3 570 68* 21.11 479 118.99 0 3 53 16 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 81 60 1634 1025 25 3/50 3/50 41.00 3.76 65.3 0 0 0
List A 52 24 648 475 14 2/23 2/23 33.92 4.39 46.2 0 0 0
T20s 32 19 241 362 8 2/6 2/6 45.25 9.01 30.1 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Mar 25-27, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Moors), Feb 1-3, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Ragama Cricket Club v Colts Cricket Club at Colombo (Moors), Sep 2, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (PSS), Mar 21, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Sri Lanka Cricket Combined XI v Wayamba at Kandy, Feb 25, 2010 scorecard
Last T20s Badureliya Sports Club v Burgher Recreation Club at SLAOCIC Stadium, Feb 18, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/11, 8 Burgher v Badureliya SLAOCIC Stadium 18 Feb 2019 T20
4 Burgher v Kandy CCC Colombo (CCC) 16 Feb 2019 T20
25 Burgher v Galle CC Panagoda 15 Feb 2019 T20
1/19, 91 Burgher v SLPACC Colombo (Moors) 1 Feb 2019 FC
0, 1/45, 34 Burgher v Ragama Colombo (Bloomfield) 25 Jan 2019 FC
0/15, 37, 25 Burgher v Moors Colombo (Bloomfield) 18 Jan 2019 FC
0/6, 62, 2/41 Burgher v Colts Colombo (Burgher) 11 Jan 2019 FC
105*, 76 Burgher v Sinhalese Colombo (Burgher) 4 Jan 2019 FC
5, 1/14, 83 Burgher v Col CC Katunayake 28 Dec 2018 FC
119, 0/20 Burgher v Saracens Colombo (Burgher) 21 Dec 2018 FC
Profile

Rumesh Buddika is a left-handed batsman who was selected for the 2010 Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand. He had a good tour of Australia in 2009 averaging 43.86. He also scored a century during the Under-19 tri-series in South Africa before the World Cup. He compares his style of play to Kumar Sangakkara.
Cricinfo Staff January 2010

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Oct 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57, Australia Under-19s v Sri Lanka Under-19s, 2nd ODI, Darwin, October 4, 2009

Rumesh Buddika sweeps during his 57

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