Kosala Kulasekara      

Full name Chamith Kosala Bandara Kulasekara

Born July 15, 1985, Mavanalle

Current age 33 years 223 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Galle Cricket Club, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Ruhuna, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Academy XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI, Sri Lanka Cricket President's XI, Sri Lanka Under-17s, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Height 6 ft 1 in

Education Vidyartha College, Kandy

Chamith Kosala Bandara Kulasekara
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 22 15 11.00 50 44.00 0 0 2 0 0 0
ODIs 4 3 0 38 19 12.66 72 52.77 0 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 122 188 18 4478 129 26.34 8082 55.40 5 21 51 0
List A 120 100 22 2189 104 28.06 2803 78.09 1 8 36 0
T20s 54 42 9 496 98 15.03 400 124.00 0 2 32 21 14 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 168 80 1 1/65 1/80 80.00 2.85 168.0 0 0 0
ODIs 4 4 78 80 0 - - - 6.15 - 0 0 0
First-class 122 10369 6179 207 6/13 8/108 29.85 3.57 50.0 6 4 0
List A 120 3974 3000 95 4/24 4/24 31.57 4.52 41.8 2 0 0
T20s 54 48 849 1031 51 4/26 4/26 20.21 7.28 16.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Sharjah, Nov 3-7, 2011 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Dubai (DSC), Nov 11, 2011 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Sri Lanka at Bloemfontein, Jan 17, 2012 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 2002/03
Last First-class Ragama Cricket Club v Badureliya Sports Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Feb 1-3, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Galle Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (RPS), Dec 14, 2004 scorecard
Last List A Dambulla v Galle at Colombo (CCC), May 5, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Nondescripts Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Oct 16, 2005 scorecard
Last T20s Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club v Badureliya Sports Club at Colombo (CCC), Feb 21, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3 Badureliya v Tamil Union Colombo (CCC) 21 Feb 2019 T20
5, 4 Badureliya v Ragama Colombo (Bloomfield) 1 Feb 2019 FC
102, 0/10 Badureliya v Moors Colombo (Burgher) 25 Jan 2019 FC
108*, 1/14, 15* Badureliya v SLPACC Colombo (Colts) 18 Jan 2019 FC
0/33, 24 Badureliya v Negombo Kaluthara 6 Jan 2019 FC
21, 0/21, 9* Badureliya v Sinhalese Colombo (SSC) 21 Dec 2018 FC
34, 0/7, 8 Badureliya v Burgher Kaluthara 30 Nov 2018 FC
30, 1/31 Dambulla v Galle Colombo (CCC) 5 May 2018 LA
21, 1/45 Moors v Saracens Colombo (Moors) 16 Mar 2018 LA
32, 4/24 Moors v Panadura Colombo (Moors) 14 Mar 2018 LA
Profile

Kosala Kulasekara is a big-hitting 6' 1" batting allrounder who has been a regular performer in domestic cricket for Nondescripts CC in the Premier tournament and Ruhuna in the Inter-provincial tournament. His approach to the game is more suitable for the one-day and T20 formats where he has excelled in domestic matches. In 2010 he hit a whirlwind 43 off 15 balls against Basnahira North in the inter-provincial T20 match and captured four wickets for 26 with his nippy deliveries to help Ruhuna convert a losing cause into a winning one.

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Nov 7, 2011

Kosala Kulasekara is bowled, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Sharjah, 5th day, November 7, 2011

Kosala Kulasekara is bowled

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Nov 5, 2011

Kosala Kulasekara snagged Azhar Ali, Pakistan v Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Sharjah, 3rd day, November 5, 2011

Kosala Kulasekara snagged Azhar Ali

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Jul 4, 2010

Kosala Kulasekara pulls during his unbeaten 44, Australia A v Sri Lanka A, 1st unofficial ODI, Townsville, July 4, 2010

Kosala Kulasekara pulls during his unbeaten 44

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