Dinesh Chandimal      

Full name Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal

Born November 18, 1989, Balapitiya

Current age 24 years 317 days

Major teams Sri Lanka, Nondescripts Cricket Club, Rajasthan Royals, Ruhuna, Schools Invitation XI, Sri Lanka A, Sri Lanka Academy XI, Sri Lanka Board President's XI, Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI, Sri Lanka Under-17s, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Wicketkeeper batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Height 5 ft 9 in

Education Ananda College, Colombo

Lokuge Dinesh Chandimal
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 14 24 3 934 116* 44.47 1602 58.30 3 5 101 8 22 4
ODIs 85 77 12 1948 111 29.96 2638 73.84 2 11 139 24 31 1
T20Is 27 21 0 273 56 13.00 289 94.46 0 1 23 4 13 0
First-class 58 95 11 4426 244 52.69 6266 70.63 13 23 490 77 100 18
List A 147 137 18 3708 119* 31.15 4761 77.88 4 23 279 59 74 7
Twenty20 68 59 6 1493 93* 28.16 1251 119.34 0 11 134 37 40 13
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 14 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 85 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 27 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 58 3 36 18 1 1/13 1/13 18.00 3.00 36.0 0 0 0
List A 147 1 6 1 1 1/1 1/1 1.00 1.00 6.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 68 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut South Africa v Sri Lanka at Durban, Dec 26-29, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 16-20, 2014 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Zimbabwe v Sri Lanka at Bulawayo, Jun 1, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Hambantota, Aug 23, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Providence, Apr 30, 2010 scorecard
Last T20I England v Sri Lanka at The Oval, May 20, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Sri Lanka Cricket Development XI v New Zealanders at Colombo (Colts), Aug 7-9, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka v South Africa at Galle, Jul 16-20, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Sri Lanka Cricket XI v Pakistan A at Colombo (Colts), Aug 18, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Hambantota, Aug 23, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Basnahira South v Schools Invitation XI at Colombo (Burgher), Apr 17, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Yaal Blazers v Southern Express at Colombo (SSC), Jun 28, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
83, 0c/1s Sri Lanka v South Korea Incheon 30 Sep 2014 Other T20
6 Sri Lanka v Pakistan Hambantota 23 Aug 2014 ODI # 3512
37, 0c/0s SL BP XI v Pakistanis Moratuwa 20 Aug 2014 LA
28* Sri Lanka A v Hampshire Southampton 14 Aug 2014 LA
119*, 0c/1s Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Worcester 11 Aug 2014 LA
15, 0c/0s Sri Lanka A v NZ A Bristol 9 Aug 2014 LA
0c/0s, 73 Sri Lanka A v Eng Lions Taunton 6 Aug 2014 LA
- Sri Lanka A v NZ A Taunton 5 Aug 2014 LA
17, 2c/1s Sri Lanka A v NZ A Cardiff 2 Aug 2014 LA
100, 1c/1s Sri Lanka A v Yorkshire Leeds 31 Jul 2014 LA
Profile

Dinesh Chandimal is among the most promising young batsman going around in Sri Lankan cricket. A technically sound batsman with strokes all around the wicket, Chandimal also stands out because of the maturity he shows at the crease and his temperament to build and pace an innings.

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Aug 23, 2014

The Sri Lankan batsmen were peppered with short deliveries, Sri Lanka v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Hambantota, August 23, 2014

The Sri Lankan batsmen were peppered with short deliveries

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Aug 11, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal celebrates his hundred, England Lions v Sri Lanka A, Tri-series, New Road, August 11, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal celebrates his hundred

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Aug 11, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal hits out on the way to a century, England Lions v Sri Lanka A, Tri-series, New Road, August 11, 2014

Dinesh Chandimal hits out on the way to a century

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Tournament Results
India v Sri Lanka at Port of Spain - Jul 11, 2013
India won by 1 wicket (with 2 balls remaining)
India v Sri Lanka at Port of Spain - Jul 9, 2013
India won by 81 runs (D/L method)
West Indies v Sri Lanka at Port of Spain - Jul 7-8, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 39 runs (D/L method)
West Indies v India at Port of Spain - Jul 5, 2013
India won by 102 runs (D/L method)
India v Sri Lanka at Kingston - Jul 2, 2013
Sri Lanka won by 161 runs
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