Mario Villavarayan      

Full name Mario Suresh Villavarayan

Born August 22, 1973, Colombo

Current age 41 years 8 days

Major teams Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Colombo Cricket Club, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

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Mario Suresh Villavarayan
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 116 140 34 1580 61 14.90 0 2 59 0
List A 58 30 11 199 34* 10.47 0 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 116 17603+ 8463 378 9/15 22.38 2.85* 46.8* 17 1
List A 58 2493+ 1729 71 4/19 4/19 24.35 4.03* 37.2* 2 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut 1992/93
Last First-class Colombo Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Nov 5-7, 2004 scorecard
List A debut 1994/95
Last List A Galle Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (RPS), Dec 14, 2004 scorecard
Profile

Mario Villavarayan was a talented fast-medium bowler who unfortunately missed out on making the big league. For nearly a decade after playing his first match for Sri Lanka A in 1994, he was always on the fringes of selection, but for one reason or another the break never came. He was consistently picked to play for Sri Lanka A both home and away, and also toured England with the Sri Lanka team in 1998. In afirst-class career which spanned for 12 years, Villavarayan took 378 wickets with career best figures of 9 for 15 for Bloomfield against Police in 1996-97. He also represented Colombo CC and Tamil Union in domestic cricket.

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Jun 10, 2014

Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha, bowling coach Heath Streak and trainer Mario Villavarayan, Dhaka, June 10, 2014

Chandika Hathurusingha, Heath Streak and Mario Villavarayan

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Oct 21, 2004

Mario Villavarayan

Mario Villavarayan

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Nov 18, 2000

Mario Vellavarayan prepares to bowl for CCC

Mario Vellavarayan prepares to bowl

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Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd ODI: Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Dambulla - Aug 30
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets (with 178 balls remaining) (D/L method)
1st Match, Qualifying Group: Northern D v Express at Raipur
Sep 13, 2014 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
4th Match, Qualifying Group: Mum Indians v Express at Raipur
Sep 14, 2014 (20:00 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
5th Match, Qualifying Group: Express v Lahore Lions at Raipur
Sep 16, 2014 (16:00 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
1st ODI: S Lanka U19 v Aust U19 at Colombo (SSC)
Sep 25, 2014 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT | 21:30 PDT)
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