Avishka Fernando      

Full name Weerahandige Inol Avishka Fernando

Born April 5, 1998, Wadduwa

Current age 20 years 355 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, 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

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 5 5 0 71 29 14.20 79 89.87 0 0 12 1 2 0
T20Is 3 3 0 17 16 5.66 20 85.00 0 0 0 2 0 0
First-class 16 29 2 954 223 35.33 1305 73.10 2 4 132 14 16 0
List A 24 23 0 1029 139 44.73 1061 96.98 4 4 108 27 11 0
T20s 17 17 1 341 74 21.31 220 155.00 0 4 38 15 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 17 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Dambulla, Aug 31, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, Mar 16, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, Mar 19, 2019 scorecard
Last T20I South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Mar 24, 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 South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, Mar 16, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Colts Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club at Panagoda, Feb 24, 2018 scorecard
Last T20s South Africa v Sri Lanka at Johannesburg, Mar 24, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1 Sri Lanka v South Africa Johannesburg 24 Mar 2019 T20I # 763
0 Sri Lanka v South Africa Centurion 22 Mar 2019 T20I # 758
16 Sri Lanka v South Africa Cape Town 19 Mar 2019 T20I # 755
9 Sri Lanka v South Africa Cape Town 16 Mar 2019 ODI # 4115
29 Sri Lanka v South Africa Port Elizabeth 13 Mar 2019 ODI # 4114
23 Sri Lanka v South Africa Durban 10 Mar 2019 ODI # 4112
10 Sri Lanka v South Africa Centurion 6 Mar 2019 ODI # 4107
0/31, 72 Sri Lankans v CSA Inv XI Benoni 28 Feb 2019 Other OD
52 Colts v Chilaw Colombo (Bloomfield) 18 Feb 2019 T20
0 Colts v Negombo Colombo (Police) 16 Feb 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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Mar 10, 2019

Avishka Fernando looks to make his ground, South Africa v Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI, Durban, 10 March, 2019

Avishka Fernando looks to make his ground

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Aug 31, 2016

Mitchell Starc is elated after dismissing Avishka Fernando for a duck in the first over, Sri Lanka v Australia, 4th ODI, Dambulla, August 31, 2016

Mitchell Starc is elated after dismissing Avishka Fernando for a duck in the first over

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Aug 30, 2016

Avishka Fernando has a word with fielding coach Nic Pothas, Dambulla, August 30, 2016

Avishka Fernando has a word with fielding coach Nic Pothas

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