Avishka Fernando      

Full name Weerahandige Inol Avishka Fernando

Born April 5, 1998, Wadduwa

Current age 21 years 199 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, 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 15 15 0 447 104 29.80 464 96.33 1 2 50 10 6 0
T20Is 8 8 0 111 37 13.87 118 94.06 0 0 8 3 2 0
First-class 16 29 2 954 223 35.33 1305 73.10 2 4 132 14 16 0
List A 38 36 2 1491 139 43.85 1529 97.51 5 7 159 37 19 0
T20s 22 22 1 435 74 20.71 318 136.79 0 4 46 16 7 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 38 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 22 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Dambulla, Aug 31, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Karachi, Oct 2, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, Mar 19, 2019 scorecard
Last T20I Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lahore, Oct 7, 2019 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 (RPS), Feb 7-10, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Dambulla, Aug 31, 2016 scorecard
Last List A Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Karachi, Oct 2, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Colts Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club at Panagoda, Feb 24, 2018 scorecard
Last T20s Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lahore, Oct 7, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
8 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Lahore 7 Oct 2019 T20I # 922
33 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Lahore 5 Oct 2019 T20I # 914
4 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Karachi 2 Oct 2019 ODI # 4212
0 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Karachi 30 Sep 2019 ODI # 4211
6 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Pallekele 6 Sep 2019 T20I # 880
37 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Pallekele 3 Sep 2019 T20I # 879
10 Sri Lanka v New Zealand Pallekele 1 Sep 2019 T20I # 878
6 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 31 Jul 2019 ODI # 4195
82 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 28 Jul 2019 ODI # 4194
7 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 26 Jul 2019 ODI # 4193
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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Sep 1, 2019

Avishka Fernando charges past one before being stumped, Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 1st T20I, Pallekele, September 1, 2019

Avishka Fernando charges past one before being stumped

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Jul 31, 2019

Avishka Fernando walks back after being dismissed, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 3rd ODI, Colombo, July 31, 2019

Avishka Fernando walks back after being dismissed

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Jul 28, 2019

Avishka Fernando and Kusal Perera run between the wickets, Sri Lanka v Bangladesh, 2nd ODI, Colombo, July 28, 2019

Avishka Fernando and Kusal Perera run between the wickets

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