Pulina Tharanga      

Full name Desenthuwa Handi Ashan Pulina Tharanga

Born January 23, 1993, Galle

Current age 24 years 1 days

Major teams Singha Sports Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s, Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Sri Devananda College, Ambalangoda

Desenthuwa Handi Ashan Pulina Tharanga
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 31 41 10 892 101* 28.77 1535 58.11 1 3 90 16 10 0
List A 21 17 3 202 52 14.42 365 55.34 0 1 15 0 7 0
Twenty20 19 14 4 276 59* 27.60 232 118.96 0 1 19 10 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 31 22 738 502 7 2/32 2/32 71.71 4.08 105.4 0 0 0
List A 21 11 326 228 8 3/23 3/23 28.50 4.19 40.7 0 0 0
Twenty20 19 9 115 124 5 3/4 3/4 24.80 6.46 23.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Sri Lanka Army at Galle, Apr 1-3, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Dec 28-30, 2016 scorecard
List A debut Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (PSS), Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Nondescripts Cricket Club v Tamil Union Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (NCC), Dec 15, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club v Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (CCC), Apr 1, 2015 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Colombo Commandos v Galle Guardians at Colombo (RPS), Feb 5, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1, 2*, 1/11 Tamil Union v Bloomfield Colombo (Bloomfield) 28 Dec 2016 FC
39, 11, 0/24 Tamil Union v Badureliya Colombo (PSS) 19 Dec 2016 FC
15, 0/5, 28* Tamil Union v Chilaw Katunayake 15 Dec 2016 FC
1/34, 0, 0/8 Tamil Union v Galle CC Galle 8 Dec 2016 FC
2/67, 2, 0/16 Tamil Union v Sinhalese Colombo (PSS) 2 Dec 2016 FC
4/36, 42 Selangor v Sarawak Kuala Lumpur 4 Sep 2016 Other OD
3/21, 0 Selangor v Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur 28 Aug 2016 Other OD
4, 2/28 Selangor v UKM Kuala Lumpur 21 Aug 2016 Other OD
2/18, 0 Selangor v MAF Kuala Lumpur 20 Aug 2016 Other OD
22, 2/30 Selangor v Penang Penang 14 Aug 2016 Other OD
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Latest Photos

Aug 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga remained unbeaten on 50, Sri Lanka v South Africa, Group D, ICC Under-19 World Cup 2012, Brisbane, August 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga remained unbeaten on 50

© ICC/Getty

Aug 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga plays a shot on the off side, Sri Lanka v South Africa, Group D, ICC Under-19 World Cup 2012, Brisbane, August 15, 2012

Pulina Tharanga plays a shot on the off side

© ICC/Getty

Country Fixtures Country Results
Panadura v KPCC at Panadura - Jan 23-25
KPCC 390 Panadura 180/2 (45 ov)
S Lanka U19 v Zim U19 at Stellenbosch - Jan 24
S Lanka U19 303/6 Zim U19 63 (19.3/50 ov, target 304)
3rd T20I: South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town
Jan 25, 2017 (18:00 local | 16:00 GMT | 11:00 EST | 10:00 CST | 08:00 PST)
S Africa U19 v S Lanka U19 at Stellenbosch
Jan 26, 2017 (10:00 local | 08:00 GMT | 03:00 EST | 02:00 CST | 00:00 PST)
Plate: Burgher v Galle CC at Colombo (Bloomfield)
Jan 27-29, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
KTC v SL Air SC at Kaluthara
Jan 27-29, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Plate: Moors v Bloomfield at Kaluthara
Jan 27-29, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Police SC v Lankan CC at Hambantota
Jan 27-29, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
Plate: Saracens v Badureliya at Colombo (Burgher)
Jan 27-29, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
SL Navy v SLPACC at Welisara
Jan 27-29, 2017 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 23:30 EST -1d | 22:30 CST -1d | 20:30 PST -1d)
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