Avishka Fernando      

Full name Weerahandige Inol Avishka Fernando

Born April 5, 1998, Wadduwa

Current age 21 years 329 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Chattogram Challengers, Colombo, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium-fast

Education St. Sebastian's College, Moratuwa

Weerahandige Inol Avishka Fernando
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 17 17 0 624 127 36.70 642 97.19 2 3 65 11 6 0
T20Is 13 12 0 179 37 14.91 179 100.00 0 0 14 4 2 0
First-class 17 30 2 995 223 35.53 1352 73.59 2 4 138 15 17 0
List A 40 38 2 1668 139 46.33 1707 97.71 6 8 174 38 19 0
T20s 36 35 1 893 76 26.26 644 138.66 0 7 84 40 10 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 13 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 40 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 36 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Dambulla, Aug 31, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v West Indies at Hambantota, Feb 26, 2020 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, Mar 19, 2019 scorecard
Last T20I India v Sri Lanka at Pune, Jan 10, 2020 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sri Lanka A v West Indies A at Pallekele, Oct 11-14, 2016 scorecard
Last First-class Colts Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Army Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Feb 7-9, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Dambulla, Aug 31, 2016 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v West Indies at Hambantota, Feb 26, 2020 scorecard
T20s debut Colts Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club at Panagoda, Feb 24, 2018 scorecard
Last T20s Colts Cricket Club v Ragama Cricket Club at Katunayake, Jan 17, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
127 Sri Lanka v West Indies Hambantota 26 Feb 2020 ODI # 4247
50 Sri Lanka v West Indies Colombo (SSC) 22 Feb 2020 ODI # 4246
41 Colts v SL Army Colombo (Colts) 7 Feb 2020 FC
76 Colts v Ragama Katunayake 17 Jan 2020 T20
50 Colts v Galle CC Colombo (Burgher) 15 Jan 2020 T20
43 Colts v Moors Colombo (CCC) 12 Jan 2020 T20
9 Sri Lanka v India Pune 10 Jan 2020 T20I # 1027
22 Sri Lanka v India Indore 7 Jan 2020 T20I # 1026
- Sri Lanka v India Guwahati 5 Jan 2020 T20I # 1025
72 Challengers v Rangers Chattogram 21 Dec 2019 T20
Profile

A bruising right-hander - though not without aptitude for deft touch - Avishka Fernando turned heads while representing St. Sebastian's College, Moratuwa, before making good on his promise at the national Under-19 level.

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Feb 26, 2020

Kusal Mendis and Avishka Fernando are a pair of delightful strokemakers, Sri Lanka v West Indies, 2nd ODI, Hambantota, February 26, 2020

Kusal Mendis and Avishka Fernando are a pair of delightful strokemakers

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Feb 22, 2020

Avishka Fernando sweeps on the way to his half-century, Sri Lanka v West Indies, 1st ODI, Colombo, February 22, 2020

Avishka Fernando sweeps on the way to his half-century

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Jan 7, 2020

Avishka Fernando guides a wide one towards deep point, India v Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I, Indore, January 7, 2020

Avishka Fernando guides a wide one towards deep point

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