Dinusha Fernando      

Full name Kandana Arachchige Dinusha Manoj Fernando

Born August 10, 1979, Panadura

Current age 38 years 289 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Badureliya Sports Club, Panadura Sports Club, Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club

Also known as Dinu

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Kandana Arachchige Dinusha Manoj Fernando
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 2 3 1 56 51* 28.00 129 43.41 0 1 8 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0
First-class 153 229 32 5693 146 28.89 6 34 94 0
List A 91 75 23 1548 81* 29.76 0 7 19 0
T20s Insights on t20 10 9 1 156 70 19.50 157 99.36 0 1 11 4 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 2 4 126 107 1 1/29 1/50 107.00 5.09 126.0 0 0 0
ODIs Insights on odi 1 1 42 13 2 2/13 2/13 6.50 1.85 21.0 0 0 0
First-class 153 16354 9387 370 8/34 25.37 3.44 44.2 19 3
List A 91 3631 2473 128 6/28 6/28 19.32 4.08 28.3 4 4 0
T20s Insights on t20 10 7 138 155 8 2/17 2/17 19.37 6.73 17.2 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v England at Galle, Dec 2-6, 2003 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v England at Kandy, Dec 10-14, 2003 scorecard
Test statistics
Only ODI Sri Lanka v England at Dambulla, Nov 18, 2003 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut 1998/99
Last First-class Lankan Cricket Club v Police Sports Club at Mattegoda, Feb 16-18, 2018 scorecard
List A debut 1998/99
Last List A Police Sports Club v Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club at Colombo (Police), Mar 10, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Kurunegala Youth Cricket Club v Sebastianites Cricket and Athletic Club at Colombo (Colts), Aug 17, 2004 scorecard
Last T20s Burgher Recreation Club v Sri Lanka Ports Authority Cricket Club at Colombo, Mar 30, 2012 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/5, 8* Police SC v SL Air SC Colombo (Police) 10 Mar 2018 LA
0/8, 5, 4 Police SC v Lankan CC Mattegoda 16 Feb 2018 FC
6, 8* Police SC v KTC Kaluthara 1 Feb 2018 FC
0/16, 41, 0/6, 52* Police SC v Negambo CC Gampaha 19 Jan 2018 FC
61, 1/8, 97, 0/8 Police SC v Kurunegala Y Kurunegala 12 Jan 2018 FC
9, 41, 0/10 Police SC v Galle CC Colombo (Police) 5 Jan 2018 FC
0/11, 15, 6* Police SC v SL Air SC Katunayake 28 Dec 2017 FC
2/25, 71 Police SC v SL Navy Moratuwa 21 Dec 2017 FC
0/25, 11, 0/14, 8 Police SC v Panadura Colombo (Police) 15 Dec 2017 FC
17 Vauniya v Jaffna Kaluthara 25 Mar 2017 LA
Profile

Fernando, tall medium-fast swing bowler and useful lower order batsman, first announced his talent by making Mike Atherton his bunny during the warm-up matches that led upto the 2001 Test series. But, despite impressive performances for his club, Sebastianites, and the A team, he only graduated into the national team in Nov 2003. He made an instant impression, claiming 2 for 13 against England at Dambulla. He also played in the first two Tests, but bowled only 21 overs and was dropped.(Charlie Austin)

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Nov 18, 2003

Dinusha Fernando dives to catch Andrew Strauss, Sri Lanka v England, Dambulla, November 18, 2003

Dinusha Fernando dives to catch Andrew Strauss

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Nov 18, 2003

Dinusha Fernando celebrates dismissing Michael Vaughan, Sri Lanka v England, Dambulla, November 18, 2003

Dinusha Fernando celebrates dismissing Michael Vaughan

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Feb 1, 2001

Kandana Aratchchige Dinusha Manoj Fernando

Dinusha Fernando - Portrait

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