Lakshan Sandakan      

Full name Paththamperuma Arachchige Don Lakshan Rangika Sandakan

Born June 10, 1991, Ragama

Current age 27 years 157 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Colombo Cricket Club, De Mazenod College, Saracens Sports Club, Southern Express, Sri Lanka A

Also known as Lakshan Rangika

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm chinaman

Height 5 ft 6 in

Education De Mazenod College, Kandana

Paththamperuma Arachchige Don Lakshan Rangika Sandakan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 10 15 6 108 25 12.00 229 47.16 0 0 18 0 5 0
ODIs Insights on odi 16 7 3 16 5* 4.00 49 32.65 0 0 0 0 4 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 1 1 1 1* - 1 100.00 0 0 0 0 2 0
First-class 56 80 19 791 64 12.96 2124 37.24 0 1 87 10 36 0
List A 39 25 10 172 30 11.46 302 56.95 0 0 16 3 9 0
T20s Insights on t20 34 10 4 19 6* 3.16 28 67.85 0 0 1 0 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 10 18 1835 1105 30 5/132 7/107 36.83 3.61 61.1 3 1 0
ODIs Insights on odi 16 15 662 739 16 4/52 4/52 46.18 6.69 41.3 1 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 5 5 120 134 10 4/23 4/23 13.40 6.70 12.0 1 0 0
First-class 56 102 9818 5896 230 7/70 9/121 25.63 3.60 42.6 16 11 0
List A 39 37 1676 1626 58 5/39 5/39 28.03 5.82 28.8 3 2 0
T20s Insights on t20 34 33 688 818 43 4/18 4/18 19.02 7.13 16.0 3 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele, Jul 26-30, 2016 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 12-14, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Aug 21, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 23, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Jan 22, 2017 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 27, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Saracens Sports Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Burgher), Feb 5-7, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 12-14, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Badureliya Sports Club v Colombo Cricket Club at Colombo (CCC), Dec 17, 2013 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 23, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Yaal Blazers v Southern Express at Colombo (SSC), Jun 28, 2014 scorecard
Last T20s Sri Lanka v England at Colombo (RPS), Oct 27, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/39, 1* Sri Lanka v England Colombo (RPS) 27 Oct 2018 T20I # 703
0/35 Sri Lanka v England Colombo (RPS) 23 Oct 2018 ODI # 4058 Insights on
0/59 Sri Lanka v England Dambulla 13 Oct 2018 ODI # 4053 Insights on
- Sri Lanka v England Dambulla 10 Oct 2018 ODI # 4052 Insights on
1/16 Dambulla v Colombo Pallekele 30 Aug 2018 T20
1/37, 0 Dambulla v Galle Pallekele 29 Aug 2018 T20
0/17 Dambulla v Kandy Dambulla 26 Aug 2018 T20
1*, 0/13 Dambulla v Colombo Dambulla 25 Aug 2018 T20
1/19 Dambulla v Galle Colombo (RPS) 22 Aug 2018 T20
1/31 Dambulla v Kandy Colombo (RPS) 21 Aug 2018 T20
Profile

A slight, left-arm wristspinner from the outskirts of Colombo, Lakshan Sandakan's consistent hauls in first-class cricket have placed him among the Sri Lanka's best spin prospects. Operating off a shuffling approach and a quick action, Sandakan has the ability to turn the ball both ways, and skid it into the pad.

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Oct 16, 2018

Lakshan Sandakan gestures during training, Pallekele, October 16, 2018

Lakshan Sandakan gestures during training

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Aug 14, 2018

Lakshan Sandakan appeals for a wicket, Sri Lanka v South Africa, Only T20I, Colombo, August 14, 2018

Lakshan Sandakan appeals for a wicket

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Jul 13, 2018

Lakshan Sandakan is mobbed by his team-mates upon picking a wicket, Sri Lanka v South Africa, 1st Test, Galle, 2nd day, July 13, 2018

Lakshan Sandakan is mobbed by his team-mates upon picking a wicket

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