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Umesh Karunaratne      

Full name Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne

Born January 19, 1989, Sri Jayawardenepura

Current age 26 years 197 days

Major teams Bloomfield Cricket and Athletic Club, Chilaw Marians Cricket Club, Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club, Sri Lanka Under-19s

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Height 5 ft 11 in

Education Thurstan College, Colombo

Thennakoon Mudiyanselage Umesh Samantha Karunaratne
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 54 89 9 2932 114* 36.65 3758 78.02 3 20 292 60 83 0
List A 41 39 6 1020 70* 30.90 1333 76.51 0 10 16 0
Twenty20 10 10 2 121 44* 15.12 135 89.62 0 0 11 1 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 54 87 7683 4339 194 7/119 13/225 22.36 3.38 39.6 8 15 2
List A 41 36 1570 1056 41 5/49 5/49 25.75 4.03 38.2 0 1 0
Twenty20 10 7 129 166 10 2/5 2/5 16.60 7.72 12.9 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Singha Sports Club v Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club at Colombo (RPS), Nov 14-16, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lanka Air Force Sports Club v Saracens Sports Club at Katunayake, Mar 20-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut Seeduwa Raddoluwa Cricket Club v Burgher Recreation Club at Colombo (Thurstan), Nov 19, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Ragama Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Katunayake, Dec 16, 2014 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Chilaw Marians Cricket Club v Panadura Sports Club at Colombo (Colts), Mar 26, 2012 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Colombo Cricket Club v Saracens Sports Club at Colombo (Bloomfield), Apr 8, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
10, 1/34 Saracens v Col CC Colombo (Bloomfield) 8 Apr 2015 T20
2/26, 0 Saracens v Tamil Union Colombo (SSC) 7 Apr 2015 T20
33, 0/37 Saracens v Badureliya Colombo (NCC) 6 Apr 2015 T20
44*, 2/27 Saracens v SL Army Colombo (Colts) 5 Apr 2015 T20
1, 2/26 Saracens v Ragama Colombo (SSC) 2 Apr 2015 T20
19*, 2/5 Saracens v Sinhalese Panagoda 1 Apr 2015 T20
63, 5/116, 73 Saracens v SL Air SC Katunayake 20 Mar 2015 FC
2/89, 39, 0/14 Saracens v Ragama Colombo (CCC) 13 Mar 2015 FC
24, 1/50, 5, 2/26 Saracens v Colts Colombo (Bloomfield) 6 Mar 2015 FC
1/79, 44, 6/75, 43* Saracens v Chilaw Katunayake 20 Feb 2015 FC
Profile

An offspinner, Umesh Karunaratne made his first Under-19 appearance in the 2005-06 season. Recalled for the tri-nation tournament at home in 2007, he was included in the U-19 World Cup squad the following year. His favourite cricketer is Aravinda de Silva.
Cricinfo Staff February 2008

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Feb 14, 2008

Umesh Karunaratne, player portrait, February 2008

Umesh Karunaratne, player portrait

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Tournament Results
Aust U19 v W Indies U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
W Indies U19 won by 5 wickets (with 86 balls remaining)
Bermuda U19 v Namibia U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
Namibia U19 won by 102 runs
Nepal U19 v Zim U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
Zim U19 won by 3 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
S Africa U19 v S Lanka U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
S Lanka U19 won by 23 runs
B'desh U19 v Pakistan U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
Pakistan U19 won by 5 wickets (with 40 balls remaining)
England U19 v India U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
India U19 won by 6 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)
Ireland U19 v NZ U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
NZ U19 won by 181 runs
Malaysia U19 v PNG U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
Malaysia U19 won by 59 runs
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