Mahinda Jayaratne      

Full name Mahinda Parakrama Jayaratne

Born May 11, 1967, Kurunegala

Died March 15, 1997, Sri Lanka (aged 29 years 308 days)

Major teams Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 6 9 0 85 40 9.44 0 0 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI Ave Econ SR 5w 10
First-class 6 491 352 6 3/42 58.66 4.30 81.8 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1989/90 - 1992/93
Profile

Mahinda Jayaratne died two days after being shot by a gunman who arrived by motorcycle at his home in Sri Lanka. He was a medium-pace bowler for North-Western Province and Kurunegala between 1989 and 1993, and when he was killed was running the campaign for a candidate in municipal elections.

Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele - Jul 26-30
Sri Lanka 117 & 353 Australia 203 & 83/3 (27 ov, target 268)
2nd Youth Test: England U19 v S Lanka U19 at Northampton
Aug 3-6, 2016 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
2nd Test: Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle
Aug 4-8, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
1st Youth ODI: England U19 v S Lanka U19 at Wormsley
Aug 10, 2016 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
3rd Test: Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (SSC)
Aug 13-17, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
2nd Youth ODI: England U19 v S Lanka U19 at Chelmsford
Aug 13, 2016 (10:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 05:30 EDT | 04:30 CDT | 02:30 PDT)
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