Avishka Fernando      

Full name Weerahandige Inol Avishka Fernando

Born April 5, 1998, Wadduwa

Current age 21 years 172 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 13 13 0 443 104 34.07 451 98.22 1 2 49 10 6 0
T20Is 6 6 0 70 37 11.66 74 94.59 0 0 4 3 1 0
First-class 16 29 2 954 223 35.33 1305 73.10 2 4 132 14 16 0
List A 36 34 2 1487 139 46.46 1516 98.08 5 7 158 37 19 0
T20s 20 20 1 394 74 20.73 274 143.79 0 4 42 16 6 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 13 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 36 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 20 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Sri Lanka v Australia at Dambulla, Aug 31, 2016 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Jul 31, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Cape Town, Mar 19, 2019 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Pallekele, Sep 6, 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 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Colombo (RPS), Jul 31, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Colts Cricket Club v Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club at Panagoda, Feb 24, 2018 scorecard
Last T20s Sri Lanka v New Zealand at Pallekele, Sep 6, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
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
20 Sri Lanka v India Leeds 6 Jul 2019 ODI # 4187
104 Sri Lanka v West Indies Chester-le-Street 1 Jul 2019 ODI # 4180
30 Sri Lanka v South Africa Chester-le-Street 28 Jun 2019 ODI # 4176
49 Sri Lanka v England Leeds 21 Jun 2019 ODI # 4168
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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